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# roots-and-culture - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Column: Are Gaeilgeoirí being oppressed?
# Roots And Culture
# Roots And Culture

Column: Are Gaeilgeoirí being oppressed?

Mar 4th 2014, 8:00 AM 1,255 Views 193 Comments

A debate has been ongoing about what place the Irish language has in our society. As someone who speaks Irish, I know how hurtful stereotypes about speakers are, writes Maitiú de Hál.

# roots-and-culture - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Column: I need my daughter to know I didn't sit back and watch our language die
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# Roots And Culture

Column: I need my daughter to know I didn't sit back and watch our language die

Feb 18th 2014, 7:00 AM 678 Views 270 Comments

I took my daughter on her first trip to Dublin on Saturday to participate in the demonstration for Irish language rights. I need her understand her national identity, writes Deirdre Nic Gabhann.

# roots-and-culture - Friday 14 February, 2014

Column: The Government’s attitude to the Irish language is a total sham
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# Roots And Culture

Column: The Government’s attitude to the Irish language is a total sham

Feb 14th 2014, 7:00 PM 695 Views 218 Comments

It’s bad for democracy when Government picks and chooses what legislation to implement and when they censor and undermine anyone who has an opposing view to them, writes Daithí de Buitléir.