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#Solidarity

# 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 21,853 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 10,140 Views 36 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 5,994 Views 8 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 20,061 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 14,127 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 15,373 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 27,391 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 3,855 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 14,856 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 9,607 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 14,757 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 2,819 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 16,770 Views 207 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 28,535 Views 34 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 5,450 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 9,582 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 50,362 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 15,221 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 3,656 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 8,750 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 20,783 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 81 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 5,355 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 13,715 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 6,216 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 7,307 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 28,740 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 6,418 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 7,607 Views 4 Comments

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

# solidarity - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

TUI members will not cover the work of ASTI teachers during industrial action
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

TUI members will not cover the work of ASTI teachers during industrial action

Sep 24th 2013, 6:53 PM 7,884 Views 88 Comments

The TUI has also said that no element of the Haddington Road Agreement is to be implemented in schools yet.

# solidarity - Monday 26 August, 2013

Michael D to lead 1913 Lockout commemoration this weekend
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

Michael D to lead 1913 Lockout commemoration this weekend

Aug 26th 2013, 10:33 PM 4,794 Views 28 Comments

Saturday will mark the 100th anniversary of Bloody Sunday, one of the key events of the Lockout.

# solidarity - Thursday 25 July, 2013

George Bush Senior shaved his head in solidarity with a young cancer patient
# Bush
# Bush

George Bush Senior shaved his head in solidarity with a young cancer patient

Jul 25th 2013, 8:34 PM 13,776 Views 45 Comments

The former US president decided to get the chop after seeing members of his security detail shave their heads.

# solidarity - Friday 28 June, 2013

Angela Merkel: I regard the Anglo Tapes with contempt
# Anglo Tapes
# Anglo Tapes

Angela Merkel: I regard the Anglo Tapes with contempt

Jun 28th 2013, 7:52 AM 17,205 Views 118 Comments

The German chancellor was asked about the controversial recordings of former Anglo Irish Bank executives in Brussels last night.

# solidarity - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Dublin Bus and Irish Rail workers consider strike action
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Dublin Bus and Irish Rail workers consider strike action

May 14th 2013, 5:00 PM 13,808 Views 98 Comments

Siptu is to ballot its members for industrial action this Thursday.

# solidarity - Sunday 21 April, 2013

Column: I’ll never forget the moment I heard the news of the explosions in my hometown
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: I’ll never forget the moment I heard the news of the explosions in my hometown

Apr 21st 2013, 8:15 AM 223 Views 7 Comments

Boston native, Larry Donnelly reflects on the the horrific events that happened at the Boston Marathon this week, saying he’s been heartened by the expressions of solidarity from countless Irish people who have such a special affinity with the most Irish city in the US.

# solidarity - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

PHOTOS: New Yorkers offer solidarity with Boston after marathon terror
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

PHOTOS: New Yorkers offer solidarity with Boston after marathon terror

Apr 16th 2013, 8:26 AM 8,917 Views 0 Comments

Informal tributes have mushroomed across the USA’s largest city, which has its own experiences of mass terror.

# solidarity - Friday 5 April, 2013

4 gay NFL stars considering coming out - NFL linebacker
# Solidarity
From The42
# Solidarity

4 gay NFL stars considering coming out - NFL linebacker

Apr 5th 2013, 4:13 PM 2,184 Views 10 Comments

And the quartet may all break the news on the same day, says Brendon Ayanbadejo.

# solidarity - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

1,000 people honour loved ones at Console Celebration of Light
# Console
# Console

1,000 people honour loved ones at Console Celebration of Light

Dec 18th 2012, 11:19 AM 3,748 Views 4 Comments

The event was organised by the national suicide prevention charity Console, and took place in Maynooth.

# solidarity - Sunday 16 September, 2012

How Neighbourhood Watch schemes have boomed since the recession
# Crime
# Crime

How Neighbourhood Watch schemes have boomed since the recession

Sep 16th 2012, 8:00 AM 7,473 Views 25 Comments

There has been a 30 per cent increase in Neighbourhood Watch schemes around the country in recent years.

# solidarity - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Ferguson hits back at Rovers fans who wanted Kean out
# Solidarity
From The42
# Solidarity

Ferguson hits back at Rovers fans who wanted Kean out

Mar 31st 2012, 11:02 AM 394 Views 2 Comments

Manchester United travel to Ewood Park on Monday and Fergie reckons some of the supporters got it wrong about the Blackburn boss.