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# rights - Friday 6 July, 2012

Column: Shouldn’t we be over gay people in the workplace?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Shouldn’t we be over gay people in the workplace?

Jul 6th 2012, 7:00 AM 110 Views 76 Comments

Many workers still feel they have to hide their sexual orientation, writes Davin Roche. Changing this would be good for business.

# rights - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Poll: Should the IRA apologise to all of its victims?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the IRA apologise to all of its victims?

Jul 1st 2012, 10:41 AM 7,433 Views 101 Comments

Martin McGuinness has dismissed a report that former IRA leaders are considering an apology. But do you think they should?

# rights - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

Constitutional convention warned to examine '21st century challenges'
# Rights
# Rights

Constitutional convention warned to examine '21st century challenges'

Jun 27th 2012, 7:15 AM 2,061 Views 4 Comments

A number of groups have written to the Taoiseach to say that the changes to the Constitution should include rights such as access to housing and healthcare.

# rights - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Irish Music Rights Organisation reports 4.2pc drop in licensing revenue
# IMRO
# IMRO

Irish Music Rights Organisation reports 4.2pc drop in licensing revenue

Jun 20th 2012, 1:29 PM 2,352 Views 16 Comments

Financial report shows dip in IMRO licencing revenue, and 13 per cent increase in overseas revenue.

# rights - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

May 23rd 2012, 8:04 PM 4,709 Views 0 Comments

Your essential round-up of today’s biggest news, plus any bits and pieces you may have missed.

# rights - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Legal activist arrives in US after rushed exit from China
# China
# China

Legal activist arrives in US after rushed exit from China

May 20th 2012, 5:05 PM 1,367 Views 3 Comments

Chen Guangcheng and his family were suddenly allowed to leave China on Saturday after a weeks-long diplomatic tussle between Washington and Beijing.

# rights - Monday 23 April, 2012

Column: What kind of Constitutional Convention do you want?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: What kind of Constitutional Convention do you want?

Apr 23rd 2012, 6:00 PM 71 Views 51 Comments

The upcoming exploration of what reforms should be made to the Irish Constitution is a good time for us to make sure socio-economic rights and equality are set in stone for the future.

# rights - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Ireland commits to signing Optional Protocol on economic, social and cultural rights
# Rights
# Rights

Ireland commits to signing Optional Protocol on economic, social and cultural rights

Mar 7th 2012, 3:05 PM 1,524 Views 8 Comments

The protocal provides a mechanism for individuals to make complaints to the UN about the violation of their rights.

# rights - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Dolphins deserve rights as 'persons', experts say
# Dolphins
# Dolphins

Dolphins deserve rights as 'persons', experts say

Feb 21st 2012, 5:59 PM 3,794 Views 55 Comments

Whales and dolphins’ advanced abilities and culture means they should be legally protected, a group of experts has argued.

# rights - Monday 23 January, 2012

Government given 'C+' grade for children's rights
# Children
# Children

Government given 'C+' grade for children's rights

Jan 23rd 2012, 12:07 PM 1,211 Views 2 Comments

The Children’s Rights Alliance gave the government the highest grade since its ‘report card’ series was introduced in 2007.

# rights - Friday 21 October, 2011

Bar Council says vote no in referendums
# Referendum
# Referendum

Bar Council says vote no in referendums

Oct 21st 2011, 8:41 AM 1,305 Views 42 Comments

The Irish Council for Civil Liberties has also asked people to vote no in the referendum on Oireachtas inquiries, calling the proposals ‘rushed and ill-considered’.

# rights - Friday 26 August, 2011

Former member wins rights to Sugababes name
# Sugawhat
From The Daily Edge
# Sugawhat

Former member wins rights to Sugababes name

Aug 26th 2011, 9:33 AM 410 Views 3 Comments

Mutya Buena, one of the original members of the band, won the rights to the name. But that doesn’t meant the band have to find a new one.

# rights - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

Ireland failing to meet human rights obligations in prison system: IHRC
Live Apr 12th 2011, 6:20 PM

Ireland failing to meet human rights obligations in prison system: IHRC