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'It is not a tool for a disappointed voter': Court dismisses bid to challenge abortion referendum
# Yes Vote
# Yes Vote

'It is not a tool for a disappointed voter': Court dismisses bid to challenge abortion referendum

Jul 20th 2018, 4:00 PM 19,205 Views 0 Comments

That is not the end of the matter, however, as the issue has been taken to the Court of Appeal.

Simon Harris says abortion legislation could pass through Dáíl by September
# Abortion Law
# Abortion Law

Simon Harris says abortion legislation could pass through Dáíl by September

May 30th 2018, 8:35 PM 8,495 Views 36 Comments

Ireland voted 66.4% to 33.6% on Friday to remove the Eighth Amendment

'Ireland shedding its old skin', but will that include Fianna Fáil?
# 36th Amendment
# 36th Amendment

'Ireland shedding its old skin', but will that include Fianna Fáil?

May 28th 2018, 7:25 AM 22,832 Views 65 Comments

While the celebrations were all about women, when the dust settles, there will be a political aftermath to deal with.

There was talk that Dublin Castle would be muted. That is not what happened
# Dublin Castle
# Dublin Castle

There was talk that Dublin Castle would be muted. That is not what happened

May 27th 2018, 6:30 AM 45,015 Views 148 Comments

There was talk that there would be a much more muted, sombre celebration at this referendum result. But how wrong people were.

Leo Varadkar: 'I find it difficult to contemplate there being a No vote'
# Referendum
# Referendum

Leo Varadkar: 'I find it difficult to contemplate there being a No vote'

May 24th 2018, 1:23 PM 25,240 Views 199 Comments

The Taoiseach said opinion polls have been wrong in the past.

Micheál Martin says making up his mind on abortion has been a 'long and challenging process'
# Referendum
# Referendum

Micheál Martin says making up his mind on abortion has been a 'long and challenging process'

May 9th 2018, 8:36 PM 19,834 Views 121 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader said each person ‘has a personal responsibility as a citizen’ to decide where they stand on the issue.

Coveney: 'I approach the abortion issue from a pro-life perspective, but we need to end the status quo'
# Personal Journey
# Personal Journey

Coveney: 'I approach the abortion issue from a pro-life perspective, but we need to end the status quo'

May 6th 2018, 12:05 AM 29,098 Views 164 Comments

For the first time, the Tánaiste speaks of his family’s own personal tragedy in pregnancy.

'An attempt to suppress democracy': Removal of Labour's referendum posters reported to gardaí
# Reported
# Reported

'An attempt to suppress democracy': Removal of Labour's referendum posters reported to gardaí

Apr 23rd 2018, 12:16 PM 15,895 Views 122 Comments

A member of the public sent a video of people removing the Yes posters in Limerick city to Jan O’Sullivan TD.

This woman has said thanks for the Yes vote by leaving free pieces of art about the place
# Free Stuff
# Free Stuff

This woman has said thanks for the Yes vote by leaving free pieces of art about the place

Jul 21st 2015, 12:08 PM 11,433 Views 25 Comments

Keep your eyes peeled, there could be one for you.

Tears warning! There’s a beautiful short film of the Yes vote results unfolding in Dublin
# Marriage Ref
# Marriage Ref

Tears warning! There’s a beautiful short film of the Yes vote results unfolding in Dublin

May 27th 2015, 10:00 PM 30,095 Views 87 Comments

A wonderful montage.

Senator Katherine Zappone proposed to her partner today (and she wasn't the only one)
# I Do
# I Do

Senator Katherine Zappone proposed to her partner today (and she wasn't the only one)

May 23rd 2015, 7:39 PM 33,803 Views 55 Comments

There were emotional scenes at Dublin Castle today.

We asked Joan Burton to rule out another referendum if this one doesn't pass

We asked Joan Burton to rule out another referendum if this one doesn't pass

May 20th 2015, 11:05 PM 26,353 Views 394 Comments

The Tánaiste dropped by TheJournal.ie’s offices today to make one last pitch for a Yes vote.

Journalist says that 'homosexuality was never a crime in Ireland'
# Bruce Arnold
# Bruce Arnold

Journalist says that 'homosexuality was never a crime in Ireland'

May 20th 2015, 2:12 PM 20,031 Views 194 Comments

Bruce Arnold has spoken out against former President Mary McAleese taking a position in the same-sex marriage referendum.

A GAA player has received hate mail over support for Yes vote on marriage referendum
# Marref
From The42
# Marref

A GAA player has received hate mail over support for Yes vote on marriage referendum

May 17th 2015, 8:00 PM 26,891 Views 58 Comments

Donegal’s Eamonn McGee has made the revelation today.

Lots of TDs are breaking the rules and wearing Yes pins - but will they be punished?
# Pin-gate
# Pin-gate

Lots of TDs are breaking the rules and wearing Yes pins - but will they be punished?

May 14th 2015, 9:00 PM 10,676 Views 100 Comments

The wearing of pins and badges in Leinster House has become a hot topic in recent days.

Mary Lou was told to remove the Yes Equality badge she wore in the Dáil earlier
# Marriage Referendum
# Marriage Referendum

Mary Lou was told to remove the Yes Equality badge she wore in the Dáil earlier

May 12th 2015, 7:01 PM 25,366 Views 132 Comments

The badge promoted a Yes vote in the forthcoming same-sex marriage referendum.

GPA and WGPA officially come out in support of a Yes vote in the same-sex marriage referendum
# Marref
From The42
# Marref

GPA and WGPA officially come out in support of a Yes vote in the same-sex marriage referendum

May 6th 2015, 12:30 PM 12,998 Views 74 Comments

83% of GPA and 97% of the WGPA members are in favour of the move.

The Gaelic Players Association set to call for Yes vote in the marriage referendum
# MarRef Support
From The42
# MarRef Support

The Gaelic Players Association set to call for Yes vote in the marriage referendum

May 1st 2015, 11:17 AM 9,238 Views 55 Comments

A formal announcement is expected next week.

14 excellent marriage equality tattoos
# Marriageref
From The Daily Edge
# Marriageref

14 excellent marriage equality tattoos

Apr 16th 2015, 6:00 PM 6,776 Views 2 Comments

These are <3

'Fundamentally undemocratic': Ex-Labour TDs want Yes vote in Seanad referendum
# Seanad Referendum
# Seanad Referendum

'Fundamentally undemocratic': Ex-Labour TDs want Yes vote in Seanad referendum

Sep 23rd 2013, 1:43 PM 4,997 Views 67 Comments

Róisín Shortall, Patrick Nulty and Tommy Broughan want people to vote Yes in just over a week’s time.

Civil servants' trade union urges members to 'vote no' to Croke Park II
# Vote No
# Vote No

Civil servants' trade union urges members to 'vote no' to Croke Park II

Mar 20th 2013, 12:38 PM 6,207 Views 74 Comments

The Association of Higher Civil and Public Servants have said the proposals were “unfair” and “disproportionate” on its 2,700 members.

In pictures: Twitter's reaction to #EURef
# Referendum
# Referendum

In pictures: Twitter's reaction to #EURef

Jun 2nd 2012, 2:39 PM 4,400 Views 12 Comments

How the Twittersphere reacted to Ireland’s decision to vote Yes in the Fiscal Compact referendum…

A 'Yes' vote likely says poll of small firm owners
# Referendum
# Referendum

A 'Yes' vote likely says poll of small firm owners

May 28th 2012, 3:33 PM 1,997 Views 53 Comments

Small Firms Association survey states that 83 per cent believe a yes vote likely but members would welcome a growth package.

Support for Yes side falls in one of three new referendum polls
# Referendum
# Referendum

Support for Yes side falls in one of three new referendum polls

May 26th 2012, 6:40 PM 4,086 Views 95 Comments

Three new polls on the Fiscal Compact treaty referendum are to be published in tomorrow’s papers with results released this evening.

Referendum: First of three polls shows Yes campaign continue to lead
# Referendum
# Referendum

Referendum: First of three polls shows Yes campaign continue to lead

May 26th 2012, 12:54 PM 2,029 Views 48 Comments

The number of undecideds has fallen but they will be crucial to deciding the outcome of the Fiscal Compact referendum next week, according to the latest poll.

Vote Yes: EU funds are like our credit union. Let’s not go to the loan sharks.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Vote Yes: EU funds are like our credit union. Let’s not go to the loan sharks.

May 23rd 2012, 1:00 PM 49 Views 96 Comments

A Yes to the Stability Treaty will give Ireland access to the ESM, writes Naoise Nunn – and keep us out of a potentially lethal game of chicken.