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# sinead-burke - Last year 2021

Two-time All-Star calls time on Galway inter-county career after 14 years
# End Of An Era
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# End Of An Era

Two-time All-Star calls time on Galway inter-county career after 14 years

Mar 13th 2021, 3:30 PM 9,146 Views 1 Comment

Sinéad Burke had a glittering journey with the Tribe, though it ended on an unfortunate note.

# sinead-burke - All time

'The best premarital course you can get,' revising wedding plans in lockdown and inter-county uncertainty
# Same But Different
From The42
# Same But Different

'The best premarital course you can get,' revising wedding plans in lockdown and inter-county uncertainty

Jul 2nd 2020, 10:42 PM 6,825 Views 0 Comments

Both teachers who have had to rejig massive plans, Galway’s Sinéad Burke and Tipperary’s Samantha Lambert have been drawn in the same group for the 2020 All-Ireland championship.

Nine-time All-Ireland winner and Galway star defender join Women's GPA executive
# New Faces
From The42
# New Faces

Nine-time All-Ireland winner and Galway star defender join Women's GPA executive

Jan 14th 2020, 8:30 PM 5,807 Views 0 Comments

Down football captain Kate McKay and Clare camogie’s Chloe Morey are also coming on board.

'It's not my job to educate the world': Activist Sinead Burke speaks about bullying and her own experience
# Inspiration
# Inspiration

'It's not my job to educate the world': Activist Sinead Burke speaks about bullying and her own experience

Nov 9th 2019, 1:29 PM 28,408 Views 22 Comments

Burke has made waves in recent years catching the attention of Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle and Vogue editor Anna Wintour.

Irish disability activist Sinéad Burke makes the cut on BBC's top 100 women in the world
# Influential
# Influential

Irish disability activist Sinéad Burke makes the cut on BBC's top 100 women in the world

Oct 16th 2019, 1:37 PM 13,551 Views 17 Comments

This year’s theme is based around what the future would look like ‘if it was driven by women’.

'I wasn't myself... I look back and say, 'God, what would have happened if I didn't go back?''
# Tribe Tale
From The42
# Tribe Tale

'I wasn't myself... I look back and say, 'God, what would have happened if I didn't go back?''

Aug 19th 2019, 8:17 PM 9,538 Views 0 Comments

Football has given Sinead Burke so much. Ahead of her first outing as a player in Croke Park, the Galway stalwart looks back to when she nearly threw it all away.

Meghan Markle puts Sinead Burke on the cover of Vogue's 'Forces for Change' September issue
# British Vogue
# British Vogue

Meghan Markle puts Sinead Burke on the cover of Vogue's 'Forces for Change' September issue

Jul 29th 2019, 5:12 PM 57,324 Views 18 Comments

The diversity advocate appears alongside 14 other women including Jacinda Ardern and Jane Fonda.

Sinéad Burke is the first little person to attend the Met Gala
# Represent
# Represent

Sinéad Burke is the first little person to attend the Met Gala

May 7th 2019, 9:27 PM 38,770 Views 22 Comments

“It is surreal, inspiring and humbling to be gracing the [Met Gala's] infamous red carpet,” Burke wrote in Vogue.

'I was furious and scared': Sinéad Burke on how being harassed on O'Connell Street inspired her new education campaign
# Education
# Education

'I was furious and scared': Sinéad Burke on how being harassed on O'Connell Street inspired her new education campaign

Apr 11th 2019, 9:55 PM 61,528 Views 24 Comments

Burke is a campaigner, advocate and academic, and last year became a contributing editor at fashion magazine Vogue UK.

Activist Sinéad Burke has been appointed to the Council of State
# Sinead Burke
# Sinead Burke

Activist Sinéad Burke has been appointed to the Council of State

Apr 4th 2019, 5:31 PM 27,177 Views 22 Comments

Sindy Joyce, the first Traveller in Ireland to graduate with a PhD, has also been appointed to the Council.

Saoirse Ronan spoke about the importance of showing menstruation in film in an interview with Sinéad Burke
# Saoirse Ronan
From The Daily Edge
# Saoirse Ronan

Saoirse Ronan spoke about the importance of showing menstruation in film in an interview with Sinéad Burke

Jan 11th 2019, 3:41 PM 8,581 Views 1 Comment

“When I was younger, nobody around me would say the words ‘tampon’ or ‘period’.”

All the looks you might have missed from the celebs at the Fashion Awards 2018
# Fashion Awards
From The Daily Edge
# Fashion Awards

All the looks you might have missed from the celebs at the Fashion Awards 2018

Dec 11th 2018, 6:02 PM 4,772 Views 1 Comment

Turning looks, stuntin’ pretty.

This is why Sinead Burke and others are adding image descriptions to their Instagram posts
# Insta For All
From The Daily Edge
# Insta For All

This is why Sinead Burke and others are adding image descriptions to their Instagram posts

Sep 25th 2018, 8:49 AM 8,478 Views 1 Comment

Let’s keep it accessible, people.

The Ladies Football Show: The Galway heartbreak and Cork's defenders stepping up
# Business Time
From The42
# Business Time

The Ladies Football Show: The Galway heartbreak and Cork's defenders stepping up

Aug 29th 2018, 2:52 PM 5,774 Views 0 Comments

Galway’s Sinead Burke and Cork’s Eimear Meaney join us for a review of the semi-finals.

Sinéad Burke is now a Contributing Editor at Vogue UK and Irish Twitter is chuffed
# Sinead Burke
From The Daily Edge
# Sinead Burke

Sinéad Burke is now a Contributing Editor at Vogue UK and Irish Twitter is chuffed

Aug 1st 2018, 6:00 PM 4,069 Views 0 Comments

Sinéad was previously named one of Vogue UK’s 25 most influential women.

People are sharing the words of wisdom they wish they could have told their 18-year-old selves
# Words Of Wisdom
From The Daily Edge
# Words Of Wisdom

People are sharing the words of wisdom they wish they could have told their 18-year-old selves

May 22nd 2018, 8:00 AM 5,393 Views 1 Comment

‘Buy shares in a company called Google.’

Irish writer and activist Sinéad Burke met her Business of Fashion cover co-star Kim Kardashian last night
# Killin' It
From The Daily Edge
# Killin' It

Irish writer and activist Sinéad Burke met her Business of Fashion cover co-star Kim Kardashian last night

May 9th 2018, 1:46 PM 6,504 Views 1 Comment

They’re both appearing on the cover of the influence issue.

Irish activist Sinéad Burke is winning praise for her TED Talk on being a little person
# Duine Beag
# Duine Beag

Irish activist Sinéad Burke is winning praise for her TED Talk on being a little person

Jun 23rd 2017, 7:00 PM 19,015 Views 10 Comments

She tells us what it’s like to navigate a world that’s not designed for someone who is 3’5″ tall.

Irish activist Sinéad Burke is winning praise for her powerful TED Talk on being a little person
# TED
From The Daily Edge
# TED

Irish activist Sinéad Burke is winning praise for her powerful TED Talk on being a little person

Jun 23rd 2017, 2:57 PM 3,918 Views 1 Comment

She tells us what it’s like to navigate a world that’s not designed for someone who is 3’5″ tall.

Joan Burton lashes 'online warriors' as Mairia Cahill becomes a Labour senator
# By-election
# By-election

Joan Burton lashes 'online warriors' as Mairia Cahill becomes a Labour senator

Nov 13th 2015, 3:08 PM 30,956 Views 414 Comments

The abuse victim has won a seat on the Seanad’s Industrial and Commercial Panel.

Mairia Cahill 'deeply regrets and is deeply sorry' for dissident involvement
# Seanad By-election
# Seanad By-election

Mairia Cahill 'deeply regrets and is deeply sorry' for dissident involvement

Nov 12th 2015, 11:54 PM 42,350 Views 278 Comments

The Labour Seanad candidate has broken her silence.

Mairia Cahill is refusing to talk about her past dissident links
# Seanad By-election
# Seanad By-election

Mairia Cahill is refusing to talk about her past dissident links

Nov 10th 2015, 5:31 PM 29,768 Views 0 Comments

The Labour Seanad candidate is coming under pressure over her refusal to debate.

Everything you need to know about the strangest election in Irish politics
# Sinead Burke
# Sinead Burke

Everything you need to know about the strangest election in Irish politics

Oct 17th 2015, 8:15 AM 18,124 Views 69 Comments

A Seanad by-election is a strange creature that’s not without controversy.