The term ‘homophobia’ refers to an irrational fear of, aversion to, or discrimination against gay people… So why it is not permissible to state that a group that actively campaigns against same-sex marriage is homophobic?
Ireland has bent over backwards to accommodate the wishes of copyright holders by blocking file-sharing websites – but there isn’t as much effort put into the voluntary blocking of child porn, such as exists in the UK or Norway, writes Aaron McKenna.
THE TOURISM SECTOR appears to have been doing well this summer and Fáilte Ireland has now announced it will be borrowing Google’s Trekker so some of the more remote beauty spots in the country can be included in Street View to attract overseas visitors to them.
The country is already a popular destination with British and American tourists. We have the culture, we have the craic but we also have that four-seasons-in-one-day weather. And it’s not the cheapest place to visit.
So, we want to know: Would you recommend Ireland as a tourist destination?
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