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# speaking-out - Today’s News

Six uncapped players named in Ireland women's squad for November Tests
# New Faces
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# New Faces

Six uncapped players named in Ireland women's squad for November Tests

22 minutes ago 599 Views 0 Comments

A 33-player panel has been announced to face the USA and Japan at the RDS next month.

Open Thread: Tell us what you want to know about the COP26 Climate Change Conference?
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Open Thread: Tell us what you want to know about the COP26 Climate Change Conference?

23 minutes ago 343 Views 5 Comments

We’re holding a live event focussed on climate change and this is your chance to help shape that discussion.

Met officer who murdered Sarah Everard lodges appeal against whole-life sentence
# Sarah Everard
# Sarah Everard

Met officer who murdered Sarah Everard lodges appeal against whole-life sentence

59 minutes ago 4,729 Views 0 Comments

Wayne Couzens was handed a whole-life tariff in September after murdering the 33-year-old.

Poll: Have you ever bought a ticket from a tout?
# Tout Of Order
# Tout Of Order

Poll: Have you ever bought a ticket from a tout?

1 hour ago 7,364 Views 23 Comments

Today’s burning question.

Southampton boss gives backing to Will Smallbone after penalty miss
# Carabao Cup
From The42
# Carabao Cup

Southampton boss gives backing to Will Smallbone after penalty miss

1 hour ago 2,588 Views 1 Comment

The Saints youngster endured a mixed return to first-team action after a lengthy spell out.

Man due in court over seizure of €150k worth of suspected cannabis in Monaghan
# Seized
# Seized

Man due in court over seizure of €150k worth of suspected cannabis in Monaghan

2 hours ago 2,973 Views 0 Comments

The drugs were seized following the search of a house in Monaghan on Monday.

China insists Taiwan has no right to join United Nations
# United Nations
# United Nations

China insists Taiwan has no right to join United Nations

2 hours ago 9,981 Views 25 Comments

The US has ratcheted up tensions, calling for Taiwan to have greater involvement in the world body.

HSE preparing for influx of Covid patients and warns that up to 2,000 could be hospitalised
# Under Pressure
# Under Pressure

HSE preparing for influx of Covid patients and warns that up to 2,000 could be hospitalised

2 hours ago 21,674 Views 66 Comments

There are currently 513 in hospitals with the disease.

Davis and Westbrook combine for 68 in LA Lakers win
# NBA
From The42
# NBA

Davis and Westbrook combine for 68 in LA Lakers win

2 hours ago 1,205 Views 0 Comments

LeBron James did not play against the Spurs due to an ankle injury.

# speaking-out - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

'I think it’s a load of nonsense' - Waterford boss hits out at GAA ban on training camps
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'I think it’s a load of nonsense' - Waterford boss hits out at GAA ban on training camps

Apr 30th 2019, 7:15 AM 17,535 Views 3 Comments

Paraic Fanning is not happy with the GAA’s plans to clamp down on camps from next year.

# speaking-out - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

'I just don’t think it was very fair' - Dublin star Healy critical of Varadkar's comments on medics
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'I just don’t think it was very fair' - Dublin star Healy critical of Varadkar's comments on medics

Updated Jan 8th 2019, 5:03 PM 45,449 Views 17 Comments

Dublin’s three-time All-Ireland winner Noelle Healy balances her inter-county career with work as an anaesthetist.

# speaking-out - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Leigh Griffiths: 'I'm doing all I can to come back as soon as possible, a better and stronger person'
# Taking A Break
From The42
# Taking A Break

Leigh Griffiths: 'I'm doing all I can to come back as soon as possible, a better and stronger person'

Dec 13th 2018, 7:05 PM 10,523 Views 11 Comments

The Celtic striker has thanked fans for their support following his decision to take a break from football.

# speaking-out - Thursday 15 November, 2018

'This to my mind continues the trend in seriously questionable stories as well as legal jargon being used in the GAA'
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'This to my mind continues the trend in seriously questionable stories as well as legal jargon being used in the GAA'

Nov 15th 2018, 1:07 PM 10,428 Views 4 Comments

Laois boss John Sugrue has come out against the sanction brought down on their squad.

# speaking-out - Monday 29 October, 2018

'We’re murdering each other every day. Other countries don’t go through this' - Golden State Warriors coach
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'We’re murdering each other every day. Other countries don’t go through this' - Golden State Warriors coach

Oct 29th 2018, 3:55 PM 10,477 Views 7 Comments

Steve Kerr spoke about the threat of gun violence in America after 11 people were shot dead in Pittsburgh.

# speaking-out - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

'No player welfare issues exist': Mayo Ladies issue statement following controversial player departures
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'No player welfare issues exist': Mayo Ladies issue statement following controversial player departures

Sep 4th 2018, 4:28 PM 48,793 Views 24 Comments

The Mayo Ladies senior football squad have fully backed manager Peter Leahy.

# speaking-out - Sunday 22 July, 2018

'I have two hearts, one German and one Turkish' - Ozil defends controversial Erdogan photo
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'I have two hearts, one German and one Turkish' - Ozil defends controversial Erdogan photo

Jul 22nd 2018, 2:25 PM 8,996 Views 9 Comments

Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil has broken his silence surrounding a photo taken with the Turkish president.

# speaking-out - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

GAA President on Dublin's Croke Park games and sorting 2018 fixture issues
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

GAA President on Dublin's Croke Park games and sorting 2018 fixture issues

Jul 11th 2018, 3:00 PM 19,242 Views 33 Comments

John Horan addressed the topic yesterday after the controversy over venues has flared up.

# speaking-out - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

Brian Lenihan reveals that mental health battle forced his football retirement at 23
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

Brian Lenihan reveals that mental health battle forced his football retirement at 23

Jun 20th 2018, 9:59 PM 48,916 Views 19 Comments

Former Cork City and Hull City defender “lucky to have a second chance at life”.

# speaking-out - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

There has been a sharp increase in the number of whistleblowers contacting the Central Bank
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

There has been a sharp increase in the number of whistleblowers contacting the Central Bank

May 9th 2018, 10:05 PM 18,163 Views 12 Comments

Reports of wrongdoings in the financial sector nearly doubled last year.

# speaking-out - Monday 7 May, 2018

'The only thing I remember about sex education was STIs': Young people have their say on sex education
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

'The only thing I remember about sex education was STIs': Young people have their say on sex education

May 7th 2018, 8:00 PM 9,003 Views 34 Comments

Recent survey results from Youth Work Ireland have shown how recent events like the #MeToo movement have changed the conversation around sex.

# speaking-out - Saturday 6 January, 2018

'It's still a taboo subject in Ireland': Kathryn Thomas spoke about her miscarriages on the Late Late last night
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

'It's still a taboo subject in Ireland': Kathryn Thomas spoke about her miscarriages on the Late Late last night

Jan 6th 2018, 1:09 PM 72,360 Views 99 Comments

When Thomas suffered her second miscarriage at the six-week mark again, it hit her like “a tonne of bricks” she said.

# speaking-out - Friday 22 December, 2017

Opera singers and musicians accuse world-renowned music conductor of sexual assault
# Charles Dutoit
# Charles Dutoit

Opera singers and musicians accuse world-renowned music conductor of sexual assault

Dec 22nd 2017, 10:23 AM 14,589 Views 28 Comments

The 81-year-old conductor Charles Dutoit has been dropped from a number of symphonies as a result.

# speaking-out - Thursday 14 December, 2017

'He threatened to kill me': Salma Hayek alleges years of harassment from 'monster' Harvey Weinstein
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

'He threatened to kill me': Salma Hayek alleges years of harassment from 'monster' Harvey Weinstein

Dec 14th 2017, 6:37 AM 25,988 Views 36 Comments

She said Weinstein told her “I will kill you. Don’t think I can’t.”

# speaking-out - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

The All-Ireland winner who retired at 25 after eight concussions - 'It's not about me, it's about the issue'
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

The All-Ireland winner who retired at 25 after eight concussions - 'It's not about me, it's about the issue'

Nov 22nd 2017, 5:03 PM 47,876 Views 3 Comments

Diarmaid McNulty had to call time on playing GAA but wants others to avoid the same outcome.

# speaking-out - Monday 20 November, 2017

'It's deeply saddening that racism is still part of the game we all enjoy and love' - Christie
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'It's deeply saddening that racism is still part of the game we all enjoy and love' - Christie

Nov 20th 2017, 10:07 PM 15,343 Views 41 Comments

The Ireland defender has responded to online abuse received since Ireland’s World Cup play-off disappointment.

# speaking-out - Friday 3 November, 2017

'It's a little bit scary - we are going backwards in a democratic state, we've regressed so much'
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'It's a little bit scary - we are going backwards in a democratic state, we've regressed so much'

Nov 3rd 2017, 11:00 PM 9,483 Views 12 Comments

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has given his thoughts on the decision to imprison Catalan politicians.

# speaking-out - Thursday 26 October, 2017

Ashley Judd said she made a deal with Harvey Weinstein to escape his hotel room
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

Ashley Judd said she made a deal with Harvey Weinstein to escape his hotel room

Oct 26th 2017, 10:45 PM 39,604 Views 88 Comments

“And I said, ‘No. When I win an Oscar.’ And then I just fled.”

# speaking-out - Saturday 7 October, 2017

'Be the one to step in. It changed my life': James Kavanagh describes school bullying on Late Late
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

'Be the one to step in. It changed my life': James Kavanagh describes school bullying on Late Late

Oct 7th 2017, 11:59 AM 41,955 Views 22 Comments

James Kavanagh was on the show with his brother John, who coaches Conor McGregor.

# speaking-out - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

'We’ve offered victims thoughts and prayers for three decades. We need to offer something else'
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'We’ve offered victims thoughts and prayers for three decades. We need to offer something else'

Oct 4th 2017, 8:00 PM 27,152 Views 22 Comments

Golden State Warriors’ coach Steve Kerr has been giving his thoughts on another mass shooting in America.

# speaking-out - Friday 18 August, 2017

'You are not alone': Taylor Swift makes 'generous' donation to sexual assault charity
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

'You are not alone': Taylor Swift makes 'generous' donation to sexual assault charity

Aug 18th 2017, 8:54 AM 16,981 Views 31 Comments

The pop star won a sexual assault lawsuit against a radio DJ on Monday.

# speaking-out - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

American track great says abortion revelation on eve of Olympics helped others
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

American track great says abortion revelation on eve of Olympics helped others

Aug 15th 2017, 3:51 PM 24,477 Views 11 Comments

Sanya Richards-Ross had an abortion on the eve of the 2008 Games, where she won a gold and bronze medal.

# speaking-out - Thursday 10 August, 2017

'Not players you have to Google and say, ‘Who’s that?’: Danny Rose in remarkable Spurs criticism
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'Not players you have to Google and say, ‘Who’s that?’: Danny Rose in remarkable Spurs criticism

Aug 10th 2017, 6:45 AM 16,206 Views 22 Comments

The full-back will surely be spoken to by Tottenham’s top-brass after questioning the club’s transfer policy.

# speaking-out - Friday 4 August, 2017

Nearly half of us wouldn't feel comfortable discussing a mental health issue at work
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

Nearly half of us wouldn't feel comfortable discussing a mental health issue at work

Aug 4th 2017, 10:51 AM 7,326 Views 23 Comments

That is according to the results of a new survey commissioned by One4All.

# speaking-out - Saturday 29 July, 2017

'We wanted someone who’s going to challenge me but no-one stepped up to the plate'
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'We wanted someone who’s going to challenge me but no-one stepped up to the plate'

Jul 29th 2017, 6:30 AM 28,460 Views 16 Comments

Ahead of her US debut, a frustrated Katie Taylor admits she’s growing tired of fighters who are refusing to take her on.

# speaking-out - Friday 16 June, 2017

'The level of engagement and consultation in the matter is totally outrageous'
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'The level of engagement and consultation in the matter is totally outrageous'

Jun 16th 2017, 1:06 PM 7,497 Views 2 Comments

Armagh hurler Cahal Carvill is unhappy with the GAA’s hurling proposals, and says that Meath should consider “legal redress.”

# speaking-out - Friday 2 June, 2017

Calls for highly potent cannabis to be made Class A drug after man cuts off penis and stabs mother
# Great Britain
# Great Britain

Calls for highly potent cannabis to be made Class A drug after man cuts off penis and stabs mother

Jun 2nd 2017, 4:27 PM 48,225 Views 139 Comments

“You just can’t imagine anything like that actually happening. The whole episode was just surreal.”

Children in Dublin's north inner city want violence and drugs off their streets
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

Children in Dublin's north inner city want violence and drugs off their streets

Jun 2nd 2017, 7:00 AM 10,025 Views 14 Comments

As the Kinahen-Hutch feud claims another life, a report written by children calls for more gardaí and the end to violence.

# speaking-out - Monday 29 May, 2017

‘Back then people wouldn't touch you with a bargepole because they thought you were f***ing crazy’
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

‘Back then people wouldn't touch you with a bargepole because they thought you were f***ing crazy’

May 29th 2017, 7:21 PM 38,464 Views 4 Comments

James Chambers speaks about his distinguished League of Ireland career, learning from Wes Hoolahan, his struggles with mental health and last year’s move to Philadelphia.

# speaking-out - Sunday 28 May, 2017

'I felt like the biggest liar ever. You don't want people to think differently of you'
# Opening Up
From The42
# Opening Up

'I felt like the biggest liar ever. You don't want people to think differently of you'

May 28th 2017, 10:00 AM 67,446 Views 11 Comments

Kildare captain Erica Burke shares her story.

# speaking-out - Monday 15 May, 2017

'When you play a Division 4 final and you have 300 at it, where's the GAA going with that?'
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'When you play a Division 4 final and you have 300 at it, where's the GAA going with that?'

May 15th 2017, 12:34 PM 14,395 Views 9 Comments

Westmeath star John Heslin has raised some pertinent issues.

# speaking-out - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

'Players I don't normally speak to were rooting for me' - Bouchard
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'Players I don't normally speak to were rooting for me' - Bouchard

May 9th 2017, 12:04 PM 7,712 Views 17 Comments

The Canadian says she has the support of the locker room.

'I went through hell and was treated like a criminal': Muntari on being racially abused
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'I went through hell and was treated like a criminal': Muntari on being racially abused

May 9th 2017, 10:06 AM 2,739 Views 1 Comment

The former Portsmouth and AC Milan midfielder says players who have been racially abused shouldn’t be afraid to speak out.

# speaking-out - Sunday 30 April, 2017

'They were chanting against me... There were some children and the parents said nothing'
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'They were chanting against me... There were some children and the parents said nothing'

Apr 30th 2017, 11:01 PM 9,336 Views 8 Comments

Sulley Muntari claims the referee’s failure to take action against racist chants led to him leaving a Serie A match in protest.

# speaking-out - Monday 13 March, 2017

"I'm f***ed, there's no way out" - Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

"I'm f***ed, there's no way out" - Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery

Mar 13th 2017, 1:13 PM 51,244 Views 49 Comments

The reality star has spoken for the first time regarding the ordeal which left her bound and gagged in her hotel room last October.

# speaking-out - Thursday 23 February, 2017

5 reasons why the GPA are opposing the new plans for the All-Ireland football championship
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

5 reasons why the GPA are opposing the new plans for the All-Ireland football championship

Feb 23rd 2017, 11:35 AM 5,232 Views 11 Comments

The motion will be debated on Saturday.

# speaking-out - Friday 10 February, 2017

Strong support for petition to stop TG4 axing Seó Spóirt as GAA stars criticise decision
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

Strong support for petition to stop TG4 axing Seó Spóirt as GAA stars criticise decision

Feb 10th 2017, 11:50 AM 7,579 Views 23 Comments

The show is scheduled to end in April.

# speaking-out - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Mayo official condemns 'media campaign to blacken Lee Keegan's name'
# Diarmuid Connolly
From The42
# Diarmuid Connolly

Mayo official condemns 'media campaign to blacken Lee Keegan's name'

Dec 6th 2016, 5:00 PM 22,164 Views 51 Comments

The Westport wing-back was unfairly singled out, according to PRO Paul Cunnane.

# speaking-out - Monday 21 November, 2016

Green Day chants "No Trump, No KKK, No fascist USA" at American Music Awards
# Political Statement
# Political Statement

Green Day chants "No Trump, No KKK, No fascist USA" at American Music Awards

Nov 21st 2016, 8:25 AM 19,001 Views 117 Comments

The American rock band repeatedly denounced Trump during the election campaign.