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#Solidarity

# solidarity - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Proposals to limit smaller party speaking times is 'attempt to silence radical voices' in Dáil
# Won't Be Silenced
# Won't Be Silenced

Proposals to limit smaller party speaking times is 'attempt to silence radical voices' in Dáil

Jun 20th 2017, 5:15 PM 10,153 Views 71 Comments

Fianna Fáil are calling for more speaking time to be given to larger political parties in the Dáil.

# solidarity - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Galway Christian church leaders line up to condemn mosque attack
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Galway Christian church leaders line up to condemn mosque attack

Jun 7th 2017, 10:06 PM 13,817 Views 48 Comments

In a joint statement, representatives of the Catholic, Church of Ireland, Methodist and Presbyterian and Quaker churches condemned the attack.

# solidarity - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

'All the children that live in our building got places in local schools - our daughter didn't'
# Baptism Barrier
# Baptism Barrier

'All the children that live in our building got places in local schools - our daughter didn't'

May 16th 2017, 6:05 AM 23,073 Views 74 Comments

The family’s story sparked a debate on the controversial ‘Catholics first’ policy in many primary schools.

# solidarity - Monday 24 April, 2017

Frances Fitzgerald: Abortion referendum should be held next year
# Citizens Assembly
# Citizens Assembly

Frances Fitzgerald: Abortion referendum should be held next year

Apr 24th 2017, 6:25 PM 23,595 Views 243 Comments

The Citizens’ Assembly has made recommended sweeping changes be implemented regarding Ireland’s abortion laws.

# solidarity - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Religious order that owes millions to abuse survivors given ownership of new maternity hospital
# Strong Criticism
# Strong Criticism

Religious order that owes millions to abuse survivors given ownership of new maternity hospital

Apr 18th 2017, 2:17 PM 56,524 Views 183 Comments

A new company will be set up to govern the new maternity hospital.

# solidarity - Thursday 6 April, 2017

A decision on water charges has been kicked down the road... again
# Houston We Have A...
# Houston We Have A...

A decision on water charges has been kicked down the road... again

Apr 6th 2017, 4:05 PM 33,162 Views 144 Comments

The water committee has voted in favour of adjourning until next week.

Dutch men are holding hands en masse in wake of a brutal attack on gay couple
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Dutch men are holding hands en masse in wake of a brutal attack on gay couple

Apr 6th 2017, 12:17 PM 23,204 Views 74 Comments

The trend comes after gay couple Jasper Vernes-Sewratan and Ronnie Sewratan-Vernes were attacked on their way home last weekend in Arnhem.

# solidarity - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Irish Rail and Dublin Bus could face delays as Bus Éireann strike comes to Leinster House
# Day 6
# Day 6

Irish Rail and Dublin Bus could face delays as Bus Éireann strike comes to Leinster House

Mar 29th 2017, 7:22 AM 26,988 Views 118 Comments

It has not yet been confirmed if rail and Dublin bus workers will attend today’s protest.

# solidarity - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Rail and Dublin Bus workers angry over treatment of Bus Éireann staff, says union boss
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Rail and Dublin Bus workers angry over treatment of Bus Éireann staff, says union boss

Mar 26th 2017, 2:48 PM 25,990 Views 59 Comments

There is no end in sight for the Bus Éireann strike, as it continues for its third day today.

# solidarity - Friday 10 March, 2017

The Anti-Austerity Alliance is changing its name
# Rebrand
# Rebrand

The Anti-Austerity Alliance is changing its name

Mar 10th 2017, 2:54 PM 25,113 Views 196 Comments

A spokesperson told TheJournal.ie that the move was brought about to expand the focus of the party.

# solidarity - Friday 24 February, 2017

Mourinho pays tribute to axed Leicester boss Ranieri
# Solidarity
From The42
# Solidarity

Mourinho pays tribute to axed Leicester boss Ranieri

Feb 24th 2017, 3:31 PM 8,183 Views 9 Comments

The Manchester United manager has once again expressed his support for the sacked former Leicester City boss.

# solidarity - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

The forgotten story of Irish-Australians after the 1916 Rising is getting an international audience
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

The forgotten story of Irish-Australians after the 1916 Rising is getting an international audience

Jan 25th 2017, 2:30 PM 21,929 Views 5 Comments

The film explores the support for the Rising in Australia, and the Irish community formed in the country.

# solidarity - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

'He's got credit in the bank' - England rugby chief backs Hartley to remain captain
# Lending Support
From The42
# Lending Support

'He's got credit in the bank' - England rugby chief backs Hartley to remain captain

Dec 13th 2016, 6:19 PM 10,155 Views 35 Comments

RFU CEO Ian Ritchie says the Northampton hooker has been ‘the perfect ambassador’ since joining the setup.

# solidarity - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Top Brasileirao clubs to offer free loan deals to Chapecoense
# Solidarity
From The42
# Solidarity

Top Brasileirao clubs to offer free loan deals to Chapecoense

Nov 30th 2016, 8:18 AM 6,008 Views 7 Comments

Brazilian clubs including champions Palmeiras want Chapecoense to be granted special measures after a plane crash devastated their team.

# solidarity - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Dublin fire crews express solidarity with their 'brothers in blue'
# United We Stand
# United We Stand

Dublin fire crews express solidarity with their 'brothers in blue'

Nov 2nd 2016, 3:20 PM 20,081 Views 29 Comments

A number of stations have expressed their support for gardaí through unofficial Facebook pages.

# solidarity - Friday 21 October, 2016

The Teachers' Union of Ireland won't be doing the work of its striking colleagues
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

The Teachers' Union of Ireland won't be doing the work of its striking colleagues

Oct 21st 2016, 9:53 PM 14,139 Views 43 Comments

The TUI has said it will support its members if they don’t wish to pass the picket but warned that they won’t be paid.

# solidarity - Friday 15 July, 2016

The Open and its golfers pay their respects to victims of the Nice attack
# Solidarity
From The42
# Solidarity

The Open and its golfers pay their respects to victims of the Nice attack

Jul 15th 2016, 9:29 AM 15,390 Views 8 Comments

France’s Clement Sordet wore a hat with “Pray for Nice” written on it, while the French flag flew at half-mast and organisers offered players black ribbons.

# solidarity - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

A Black Lives Matter demonstration is taking place in Dublin this evening
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

A Black Lives Matter demonstration is taking place in Dublin this evening

Jul 12th 2016, 8:46 AM 27,436 Views 262 Comments

The demonstration is to take place on O’Connell Street at 6.30pm.

# solidarity - Monday 13 June, 2016

Irish gay bars are donating money to support the victims of the Orlando tragedy
# Solidarity
From The Daily Edge
# Solidarity

Irish gay bars are donating money to support the victims of the Orlando tragedy

Jun 13th 2016, 5:20 PM 3,865 Views 1 Comment

“It’s every gay boy and girl from Fermanagh to Florida.”

# solidarity - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Was Polish anti-Communist hero Lech Walesa secretly a Communist informant?
# Say It Ain't So
# Say It Ain't So

Was Polish anti-Communist hero Lech Walesa secretly a Communist informant?

Feb 18th 2016, 7:43 PM 14,958 Views 34 Comments

Shocking new documents suggest the Solidarity icon was a paid informant for the secret police. But Walesa says they’re fake.

# solidarity - Sunday 24 January, 2016

Thousands march for LGBT rights in Rome
# LGBT Rights
# LGBT Rights

Thousands march for LGBT rights in Rome

Jan 24th 2016, 7:00 AM 9,621 Views 57 Comments

Italy is the only major Western European country not to have enacted civil union legislation allowing same-sex couples to have their relationships acknowledged by law.

# solidarity - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

30 years ago Dunnes Stores was involved in ANOTHER workers' dispute... one that shook the world
# Apartheid
# Apartheid

30 years ago Dunnes Stores was involved in ANOTHER workers' dispute... one that shook the world

Dec 30th 2015, 7:30 AM 14,978 Views 13 Comments

The protest of Dunnes workers against South Africa’s apartheid regime was one of the most compelling stories of 1985.

# solidarity - Saturday 21 November, 2015

The Premier League will adopt La Marseillaise in Paris tribute today
# Solidarity
From The42
# Solidarity

The Premier League will adopt La Marseillaise in Paris tribute today

Nov 21st 2015, 9:09 AM 2,843 Views 10 Comments

The anthem is to be played again before each of this weekend’s 10 games.

Ireland offers support as UN unanimously approves 'all necessary measures' against IS
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Ireland offers support as UN unanimously approves 'all necessary measures' against IS

Nov 21st 2015, 9:07 AM 16,780 Views 208 Comments

A man suspected of scouting targets for Islamic State before last week’s terror attacks in Paris has been arrested in Turkey this morning.

# solidarity - Friday 20 November, 2015

Dublin is to unite for a Concert for Paris tonight
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Dublin is to unite for a Concert for Paris tonight

Nov 20th 2015, 8:55 AM 28,550 Views 36 Comments

The orchestral production of all French music will take place in St Patrick’s Cathedral from 8pm.

# solidarity - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Premier League clubs to pay tribute to Paris attack victims before fixtures this weekend
# Solidarity
From The42
# Solidarity

Premier League clubs to pay tribute to Paris attack victims before fixtures this weekend

Nov 19th 2015, 3:36 PM 5,466 Views 17 Comments

Both sets of players will stand together in the centre circle in an act of solidarity after last week’s attacks on Paris.

# solidarity - Monday 16 November, 2015

Here's where you can sign a book of condolence for the Paris victims
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Here's where you can sign a book of condolence for the Paris victims

Nov 16th 2015, 3:18 PM 9,599 Views 27 Comments

A book of condolence has also been opened online.

# solidarity - Sunday 15 November, 2015

German and French players slept in the Stade de France after terrorist attacks on Friday night
# Solidarity
From The42
# Solidarity

German and French players slept in the Stade de France after terrorist attacks on Friday night

Nov 15th 2015, 12:44 PM 50,494 Views 85 Comments

Acting president of the German FA, Reinhard Rauball, praised the French players for their ‘outstanding gesture of camaraderie’

# solidarity - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Muslims form 'human shield' around Oslo synagogue
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Muslims form 'human shield' around Oslo synagogue

Feb 22nd 2015, 10:51 AM 15,262 Views 138 Comments

After prayers, the symbolic ring was formed outside the building.

# solidarity - Thursday 8 January, 2015

French sport will pay its respects to the Charlie Hebdo attack victims this weekend
# Solidarity
From The42
# Solidarity

French sport will pay its respects to the Charlie Hebdo attack victims this weekend

Jan 8th 2015, 9:00 PM 3,670 Views 2 Comments

A minute’s silence is set to be held around grounds of the country’s football, rugby, basketball and athletics clubs this weekend.

# solidarity - Monday 29 December, 2014

'It's up to the players' - Fitzgerald defends 'brilliant' Leinster coach O'Connor
# Solidarity
From The42
# Solidarity

'It's up to the players' - Fitzgerald defends 'brilliant' Leinster coach O'Connor

Dec 29th 2014, 3:34 PM 8,769 Views 12 Comments

Fitzgerald says the province have ‘lot of smart guys’ in their backroom, but the players must improve.

# solidarity - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Gerry Adams now says he WON'T pay water charges on his Donegal holiday home
# Changed His Mind
# Changed His Mind

Gerry Adams now says he WON'T pay water charges on his Donegal holiday home

Nov 4th 2014, 10:00 AM 20,808 Views 167 Comments

The Sinn Féin president will also not disclose if the friend he stays with in Louth is paying his water charges.

# solidarity - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Opinion: Ireland has a long tradition of volunteering, we should continue to build on it
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Opinion: Ireland has a long tradition of volunteering, we should continue to build on it

Oct 9th 2014, 8:00 PM 101 Views 15 Comments

Solidarity with our fellow global citizens is critical to embracing the global development challenges of the 21st century.

# solidarity - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Dublin set for Hong Kong pro-democracy protest this evening
# Democracy
# Democracy

Dublin set for Hong Kong pro-democracy protest this evening

Oct 1st 2014, 11:47 AM 5,386 Views 26 Comments

The protest will take place at 17.30 today outside the GPO on O’Connell Street.

# solidarity - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Thousands turn up at demonstrations around Ireland for Gaza
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Thousands turn up at demonstrations around Ireland for Gaza

Jul 26th 2014, 6:35 PM 13,728 Views 251 Comments

Some protesters held signs critical of Charlie Flanagan’s actions.

# solidarity - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Union donates €10,000 to Greyhound workers support fund
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Union donates €10,000 to Greyhound workers support fund

Jul 22nd 2014, 3:40 PM 6,235 Views 42 Comments

Unite’s regional secretary said the move shows that the SIPTU workers have the support of the entire trade union movement.

# solidarity - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Footballer yellow-carded for eating banana in goal-scoring celebration
# Solidarity
From The42
# Solidarity

Footballer yellow-carded for eating banana in goal-scoring celebration

May 4th 2014, 11:32 AM 7,337 Views 7 Comments

Senegalese striker Famara Diedhiou was showing solidarity with Barcelona’s Dani Alves.

# solidarity - Saturday 3 May, 2014

"The dark side fear him": McGuinness on Adams' arrest
# Jean McConville
# Jean McConville

"The dark side fear him": McGuinness on Adams' arrest

May 3rd 2014, 6:48 PM 28,757 Views 238 Comments

Martin McGuinness was speaking at the official launch of a mural of Gerry Adams on the Falls Road in Belfast.

# solidarity - Saturday 16 November, 2013

Wales wore special jerseys for former captain Matthew Rees
# Solidarity
From The42
# Solidarity

Wales wore special jerseys for former captain Matthew Rees

Nov 16th 2013, 4:02 PM 6,427 Views 1 Comment

The Cardiff Blues hooker is currently undergoing treatment for testicular cancer.

# solidarity - Friday 4 October, 2013

The @Ireland Twitter account had a big night last night
# Oh Dear
From The Daily Edge
# Oh Dear

The @Ireland Twitter account had a big night last night

Oct 4th 2013, 10:09 AM 7,619 Views 4 Comments

This is what it looks like when a nation drunk-tweets.