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ÉIrinn Go BráCh - Ireland Forever
World  (tags: Ireland, people, places, sites, travel )

- 548 days ago -
When we hear the name "Ireland" we automatically think of leprechauns, pots of gold, and of course, BEER! But there is so much more to Ireland. First of all, it is a beautiful island with a very interesting history.
Foreign Correspondent: Race To The Bottom, The Horse Meat Trade
World  (tags: Ireland, Food, crime, ethics, horse meat, government, politics )

- 556 days ago -
When Ireland's Food Standards Authority announced that it had found beef products sold by popular food brands contaminated with horse meat, it was the start of a scandal that spread around Europe and to parts of Asia.
Ireland Enacts Law Providing For Abortion, A First
World  (tags: Ireland, aboriton rights, government, interesting, humanrights, freedoms, society, politics )

- 609 days ago -
Ireland now has its first law making abortion legal in the country under specific conditions, after President Michael D. Higgins signed the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill 2013 into law Tuesday
Tensions Simmer in Northern Ireland Months After Flag Protests
World  (tags: world, politics, news, europe, Ireland, Irish tensions, religion, history )

- 696 days ago -
A fight over the Union Jack has released the kind of animosity many believed was history.
One Million Trees In One Day
World  (tags: one million trees, one day, Ireland, Northern Ireland, April 26th 2013, we can do this, plant trees, every country, organize, energize, mobilize, take action, direct action, make a difference, trees )

- 741 days ago -
In a single 24 hour period, one million trees will be planted in Ireland and N.Ireland. This can be done elsewhere. We can plant a million trees in every country that day. The event starts noon April 26th and ends noon April 27th. We can do this.
Ireland: Clare Daly Abortion Bill Defeated By 101 Votes to 27
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', abortion, death, freedoms, government, Ireland, media, politics, religion, society, humanrights )

- 852 days ago -
It would have provided an interim legislative arrangement as required by the Council of Europe, for termination of pregnancy where as a matter of probability a real and substantial risk to the life of the pregnant woman exists.
When Right-Wing Blather Killed
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', blog, conflict, economy, ethics, freedoms, government, Ireland, politics, society )

- 855 days ago -
Irish Catholics peddling nonsense about "dependency on government" need to read a new history of the Great Famine
Urge Ireland to Make Abortion Legal
World  (tags: world, humanrights, ACTION, Abortion woman rights, IRELAND )

- 863 days ago -
arget: Michael D. Higgins, President of Ireland Goal: Legalize abortion in Ireland, especially in cases where the mother's life is threatened A woman recently died in an Irish hospital who was not ill nor hurt prior to her hospital visit; she was
Choctaw Nation Helped Ireland During 1847 Famine
World  (tags: Choctaw Nation, Ireland, 1847 Irish famine, Trail of Tears, donations, Irish President Mary Robinson )

- 944 days ago -
Only 16 years after their sad march along the Trail of Tears, the Choctaws learned of people starving to death in Ireland. With great empathy, in 1847 Choctaw individuals made donations totaling $710 the equivalent of more than $5,000 today.
Openly Gay Candidate Tripped Up By Controversy in Irish Elections
World  (tags: europe, politics, society, news, world, Ireland, Irish elections, humanrights, ethics, interesting )

- 1386 days ago -
David Norris, who would be Europe's first openly gay president, was considered the front-runner until media associated him with pedophilia.
GOOD NEWS! Royal Charm Offensive Has Irish Eyes Smiling
World  (tags: world, Ireland, Queen's visit to Ireland, news, politics, europe, goodnews, GoodNews )

- 1413 days ago -
Her outfit was a symbolic green, and a rare smile was planted firmly on her face -- Queen Elizabeth II made all the right gestures at the beginning of her state visit to Ireland. But a fear of violence continues to overshadow the four-day stay.
Queen's Visit to Ireland a Sign of Generational Shift
World  (tags: world, UK, The Queen, Ireland, Northern Ireland, diplomacy, politics, freedoms, government, GoodNews, interesting, humans )

- 1415 days ago -
A generation ago, it would have been an almost unthinkably dangerous provocation. The Queen of Britain stepped off an airplane in Dublin and began the first state visit since Ireland first declared independence in 1916, dressed in symbolically loaded gree
Ireland Slowly Locates Its "Disappeared"
World  (tags: europe, conflict, world, politics, Ireland, history, violence, society, news, goodnews )

- 1603 days ago -
The body of a man killed by the IRA in 1973 is found buried on a beach.
Irish Science Minister Nearly Supports Anti-Evolution Book
World  (tags: science, europe, Ireland, evolution )

- 1660 days ago -
o be sure, it was a bad decision that Irish science minister Conor Lenihan made when he agreed to launch an antievolution book.Appalled Irish scientists were swift to respond when the news broke yesterday that the Minister was due to present...
MV Rachel Corrie Heading for Gazawith the Full Support of the Irish Government
World  (tags: Gaza freedom flotilla, MV Rachel Corrie, Ireland, Gaza, Israel State Terrorism, Break the Siege of Gaza, Refugees&Relief, HumanRights, freedoms, ethics, government )

- 1763 days ago -
This is a major development. The MV Rachel Corrie cargo ship, whose passage to join the Freedom Flotilla may have been delayed because of sabotage by Israelis, is now heading for Gaza -- and it has the full support of the Irish government. This is no long

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