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#Xenophobia

# xenophobia - Sunday 13 September, 2020

How an electrical fire in Balbriggan became a weapon used by the far-right to ignite racial tensions in the town
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

How an electrical fire in Balbriggan became a weapon used by the far-right to ignite racial tensions in the town

Sep 13th 2020, 12:05 AM 110,619 Views 0 Comments

Far-right activists tried to paint the incident as some form of criminal act.

# xenophobia - Monday 14 August, 2017

The number of hate groups in the US has been on the rise since 2014
# Xenophobia
# Xenophobia

The number of hate groups in the US has been on the rise since 2014

Aug 14th 2017, 10:56 PM 8,910 Views 92 Comments

President Trump denounced “evil” racism, bigotry and hatred during a speech today.

# xenophobia - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

This giant rear end hoovered up all the attention - but it's been beaten to the Turner Prize
# Art
# Art

This giant rear end hoovered up all the attention - but it's been beaten to the Turner Prize

Dec 6th 2016, 7:02 AM 22,077 Views 27 Comments

The prize is awarded to a British artist under 50 for an outstanding exhibition, and has become synonymous with controversy in its 32-year history.

# xenophobia - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

The word of 2016? Xenophobia
# Harsh Words
# Harsh Words

The word of 2016? Xenophobia

Nov 29th 2016, 8:22 AM 11,618 Views 70 Comments

Quite literally. Dictionary.com has announced xenophobia, defined as ‘dislike of people from other countries’, as its word of the year.

# xenophobia - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

US politician has a plan for immigrant criminals who re-enter illegally: Execute them
# Mark Chelgren
# Mark Chelgren

US politician has a plan for immigrant criminals who re-enter illegally: Execute them

Dec 2nd 2015, 9:23 PM 13,862 Views 43 Comments

One local political leader called the comments “vile, hateful and downright deplorable.”

# xenophobia - Friday 21 August, 2015

Man tells cops "Donald Trump was right" after beating and urinating on homeless Mexican
# Boston Wrong
# Boston Wrong

Man tells cops "Donald Trump was right" after beating and urinating on homeless Mexican

Aug 21st 2015, 8:03 PM 20,130 Views 48 Comments

Trump called the attack “terrible”.

# xenophobia - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

'All of a sudden they hate foreigners, and we get two choices -  go home or be killed'
# South Africa
# South Africa

'All of a sudden they hate foreigners, and we get two choices - go home or be killed'

Apr 21st 2015, 2:40 PM 18,495 Views 71 Comments

Immigrants in South Africa have shared their stories.

# xenophobia - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

New legislation needed to stop online "trolls"
# Law Reform Commission
# Law Reform Commission

New legislation needed to stop online "trolls"

Nov 19th 2014, 11:38 AM 7,937 Views 99 Comments

The report published today looks at the need for regulation specific to online harassment.

# xenophobia - Friday 4 July, 2014

Racist graffiti outside Convention Centre mars citizenship ceremonies for new Irish citizens
# Xenophobia
# Xenophobia

Racist graffiti outside Convention Centre mars citizenship ceremonies for new Irish citizens

Jul 4th 2014, 2:11 PM 34,389 Views 350 Comments

3,860 people from 123 different countries were made naturalised Irish citizens.

# xenophobia - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Attacks on foreigners in Germany rise by 20%
# Xenophobia
# Xenophobia

Attacks on foreigners in Germany rise by 20%

Jun 19th 2014, 6:45 AM 9,887 Views 22 Comments

New figures show that there were 473 xenophobic attacks in 2013 – up from 393 the previous year.

# xenophobia - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Poland: Man arrested over plot to detonate 3.6-tonne bomb outside parliament
# Poland
# Poland

Poland: Man arrested over plot to detonate 3.6-tonne bomb outside parliament

Nov 20th 2012, 1:56 PM 4,576 Views 19 Comments

The 45-year-old allegedly planned to detonate the car bomb while the president, prime minister and MPs were inside.

# xenophobia - Monday 21 May, 2012

Column: National pride or bald-faced bigotry? Maybe neither, or both.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: National pride or bald-faced bigotry? Maybe neither, or both.

May 21st 2012, 7:15 AM 158 Views 73 Comments

Being proud to be Irish is sometime looked on as a social gaffe, writes Lisa McInerney, but that’s not always fair… and it’s not always the best way to figure out who really is racist…

# xenophobia - Monday 2 April, 2012

WATCH: Possibly the most Oirish TV ad from 1979 you’ll see today
# Oirishly Ever After
From The Daily Edge
# Oirishly Ever After

WATCH: Possibly the most Oirish TV ad from 1979 you’ll see today

Apr 2nd 2012, 3:31 PM 9,425 Views 56 Comments

Oirish Spring has the benefit of two deodourants, to get you all fresh and clean, so it does, begorrah…

# xenophobia - Monday 26 March, 2012

New website allows people to record and monitor racism
# Racism
# Racism

New website allows people to record and monitor racism

Mar 26th 2012, 1:32 PM 3,567 Views 27 Comments

The website is part of a joint initiative by 17 EU member states and supported by the Immigrant Council of Ireland.

# xenophobia - Friday 3 February, 2012

Column: Cardinal Rules – On cross-cultural exchange
# Humour
From The Daily Edge
# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules – On cross-cultural exchange

Feb 3rd 2012, 8:30 PM 23 Views 0 Comments

This week, the (not) Primate of All Ireland and his colleagues ruminate on multicultural Ireland and embrace the “great big melting pot our little island has become”.

# xenophobia - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Column: Here’s what it’s really like being Polish in Ireland
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Here’s what it’s really like being Polish in Ireland

Feb 2nd 2012, 7:00 PM 10,203 Views 127 Comments

Are the Irish racists? No – but there is an undercurrent of xenophobia in everyday life, writes Polish-born Dubliner Anna Pas.

# xenophobia - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

Eight US soldiers charged in connection with comrade's suicide
# US Army
# US Army

Eight US soldiers charged in connection with comrade's suicide

Dec 21st 2011, 6:52 PM 3,631 Views 8 Comments

A 19-year-old private shot himself after allegedly being subjected to racial taunts from other members the armed forces.

# xenophobia - Monday 7 March, 2011

# xenophobia - Friday 4 March, 2011

The xenophobic ‘Ould Enemy’ cack spluttered over a cricket game shows how immature a country we can be
# Brit Bashing
From The42
# Brit Bashing

The xenophobic ‘Ould Enemy’ cack spluttered over a cricket game shows how immature a country we can be

Mar 4th 2011, 12:50 PM 638 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland team who excelled at cricket should be applauded. But the Brit-bashing celebration of their feat is hypocritical for a country that is, in many ways, becoming ‘more British than Britain itself’.

# xenophobia - Friday 27 August, 2010

UN rebukes France for mass-deportation of Roma
# Roma
# Roma

UN rebukes France for mass-deportation of Roma

Aug 27th 2010, 4:27 PM 185 Views 0 Comments

The UN has criticised “discriminatory” political speeches in the country.