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#Speaking out

# speaking-out - Monday 3 February, 2020

'We don't blackguard them' - Limerick boss on hectic playing schedule and hits out at sin bin plan
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'We don't blackguard them' - Limerick boss on hectic playing schedule and hits out at sin bin plan

Feb 3rd 2020, 9:36 AM 9,392 Views 13 Comments

John Kiely saw his side pick up their second league win against Galway yesterday.

# speaking-out - Friday 13 December, 2019

'No, it's not true' - Guardiola denies he has Manchester City break clause
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'No, it's not true' - Guardiola denies he has Manchester City break clause

Dec 13th 2019, 6:07 PM 3,785 Views 3 Comments

The Catalan signed a deal last year keeping him at the Etihad Stadium until 2021, but reports had suggested that it included an option allowing Guardiola to depart 12 months early.

# speaking-out - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

'The game here is devoid of ethic and its integrity is in tatters, but let's not waste this crisis'
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'The game here is devoid of ethic and its integrity is in tatters, but let's not waste this crisis'

Dec 11th 2019, 8:46 PM 26,572 Views 20 Comments

Niall Quinn says there is no place for the old ‘Banana Republic FAI’ if the game in this country is to recover from the crisis currently engulfing it.

# speaking-out - Thursday 14 November, 2019

'It was hard for me to see Gomez get booed' - Sterling hits out at England fans
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'It was hard for me to see Gomez get booed' - Sterling hits out at England fans

Nov 14th 2019, 11:16 PM 12,786 Views 17 Comments

The Manchester City star was dropped from the English squad over a clash between the pair.

# speaking-out - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Tipp boss: 'I think the President of the GAA wants to leave his own mark, this is being rushed'
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Tipp boss: 'I think the President of the GAA wants to leave his own mark, this is being rushed'

Oct 9th 2019, 5:17 PM 12,792 Views 1 Comment

David Power doesn’t believe the new football two-tier plans are the solution.

# speaking-out - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

'They took that right away from me' - Thomas says journalist told his parents about HIV status
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'They took that right away from me' - Thomas says journalist told his parents about HIV status

Sep 18th 2019, 5:40 PM 39,407 Views 31 Comments

The former Wales international revealed his diagnosis to the public last weekend.

# speaking-out - Friday 7 June, 2019

'We always have to justify ourselves': Konta blasts Roland Garros
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'We always have to justify ourselves': Konta blasts Roland Garros

Jun 7th 2019, 1:46 PM 7,043 Views 8 Comments

The French Open women’s semi-finals were played in front of half-empty venues on Friday.

# speaking-out - Thursday 23 May, 2019

Six-time Olympic champion Felix criticises Nike's maternity policy
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Six-time Olympic champion Felix criticises Nike's maternity policy

May 23rd 2019, 12:00 PM 31,965 Views 31 Comments

The US track and field star said she had been offered a vastly reduced contract after taking time off during pregnancy.

# speaking-out - Saturday 18 May, 2019

'It is a clear message that there are consequences for expressing those beliefs' - Owens backs Folau sacking
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'It is a clear message that there are consequences for expressing those beliefs' - Owens backs Folau sacking

May 18th 2019, 3:23 PM 9,075 Views 31 Comments

Rugby Australia have terminated the full-back’s contract over his homophobic comments on social media.

# speaking-out - Saturday 11 May, 2019

'It's been really hard. I shouldn't have to go through that': Alex Scott opens up about social media abuse
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'It's been really hard. I shouldn't have to go through that': Alex Scott opens up about social media abuse

May 11th 2019, 5:43 PM 12,633 Views 14 Comments

The former England defender spoke about the abuse she received during her role as a TV analyst this season.

# speaking-out - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

'Titles? Forget it. As a group of players, I don't like them': Neville calls for Man United cleanse
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'Titles? Forget it. As a group of players, I don't like them': Neville calls for Man United cleanse

May 7th 2019, 7:00 AM 10,092 Views 7 Comments

Gary Neville has called for his former club to make massive changes after a frustrating season at Old Trafford.

# speaking-out - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

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

Apr 30th 2019, 7:15 AM 17,551 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
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'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 45,467 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'
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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 10,546 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'
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'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 10,447 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
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'We’re murdering each other every day. Other countries don’t go through this' - Golden State Warriors coach

Oct 29th 2018, 3:55 PM 10,498 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
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'No player welfare issues exist': Mayo Ladies issue statement following controversial player departures

Sep 4th 2018, 4:28 PM 48,820 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
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'I have two hearts, one German and one Turkish' - Ozil defends controversial Erdogan photo

Jul 22nd 2018, 2:25 PM 9,030 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
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GAA President on Dublin's Croke Park games and sorting 2018 fixture issues

Jul 11th 2018, 3:00 PM 19,258 Views 36 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
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Brian Lenihan reveals that mental health battle forced his football retirement at 23

Jun 20th 2018, 9:59 PM 49,019 Views 18 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
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There has been a sharp increase in the number of whistleblowers contacting the Central Bank

May 9th 2018, 10:05 PM 18,172 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
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'The only thing I remember about sex education was STIs': Young people have their say on sex education

May 7th 2018, 8:00 PM 9,015 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
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'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 72,380 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
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Opera singers and musicians accuse world-renowned music conductor of sexual assault

Dec 22nd 2017, 10:23 AM 14,597 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
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'He threatened to kill me': Salma Hayek alleges years of harassment from 'monster' Harvey Weinstein

Dec 14th 2017, 6:37 AM 26,026 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'
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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 48,206 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
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'It's deeply saddening that racism is still part of the game we all enjoy and love' - Christie

Nov 20th 2017, 10:07 PM 15,386 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'
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'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 9,493 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
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Ashley Judd said she made a deal with Harvey Weinstein to escape his hotel room

Oct 26th 2017, 10:45 PM 39,621 Views 98 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
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'Be the one to step in. It changed my life': James Kavanagh describes school bullying on Late Late

Oct 7th 2017, 11:59 AM 42,042 Views 23 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'
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'We’ve offered victims thoughts and prayers for three decades. We need to offer something else'

Oct 4th 2017, 8:00 PM 27,168 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
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'You are not alone': Taylor Swift makes 'generous' donation to sexual assault charity

Aug 18th 2017, 8:54 AM 17,003 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
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American track great says abortion revelation on eve of Olympics helped others

Aug 15th 2017, 3:51 PM 24,501 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
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'Not players you have to Google and say, ‘Who’s that?’: Danny Rose in remarkable Spurs criticism

Aug 10th 2017, 6:45 AM 16,397 Views 23 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
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Nearly half of us wouldn't feel comfortable discussing a mental health issue at work

Aug 4th 2017, 10:51 AM 7,342 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'
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'We wanted someone who’s going to challenge me but no-one stepped up to the plate'

Jul 29th 2017, 6:30 AM 28,468 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'
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'The level of engagement and consultation in the matter is totally outrageous'

Jun 16th 2017, 1:06 PM 7,520 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
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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 48,331 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
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Children in Dublin's north inner city want violence and drugs off their streets

Jun 2nd 2017, 7:00 AM 10,101 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’
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‘Back then people wouldn't touch you with a bargepole because they thought you were f***ing crazy’

May 29th 2017, 7:21 PM 38,505 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.