# iona-institute - Today’s News
Don’t sweat the small stuff.
# iona-institute - Wednesday 7 May, 2014
The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland said that making an apology was an editorial decision and not one for them to decide upon.
# iona-institute - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
Stephen Donnelly says that he feels broadcasters are already being more cautious as a result of the controversy.
# iona-institute - Monday 24 February, 2014
Fr Brendan Hoban said Iona’s ‘rush to the legal eagles’ was unwise.
# iona-institute - Wednesday 19 February, 2014
During his two minutes speaking time last night, David Norris claimed there is homophobia present in the upper house.
# iona-institute - Sunday 9 February, 2014
RTÉ would do well to remember the story of Jurgen Klinsmann’s dive in the 1990 World Cup and the effect that had on schoolboy footballers for years to come.
# iona-institute - Thursday 6 February, 2014
# iona-institute - Wednesday 5 February, 2014
TDs and Senators are trying to raise the Panti Bliss controversy in the Dáil and Seanad.
# iona-institute - Friday 31 January, 2014
Rabbitte said he has never called someone who disagreed with him on the issue of gay equality a ‘homophobe’.
# iona-institute - Thursday 30 January, 2014
According to RTE, ‘The Saturday Night Show will host a debate on homophobia; what constitutes homophobia and who gets to define the word?’
The majority of the emailed complaints have been received in the past three days.
# iona-institute - Wednesday 29 January, 2014
Meanwhile, Colm O’Gorman has said he was “stunned” by how the situation had developed.
The vast majority were from people complaining about the broadcaster’s apology to a number of newspaper columnists and the Iona Institute.
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?
# iona-institute - Tuesday 28 January, 2014
An email from the Iona Institute to its mailing list today claims that damages are to be paid to “injured parties” by RTÉ.
# iona-institute - Wednesday 15 January, 2014
Citing legal issues and reasons of sensitivity, the broadcaster edited out a part of Rory O’Neill’s interview before returning the full show back to the RTÉ Player.
Friends and colleagues of the murder victim gathered at a Dublin city centre church last night to share their grief and their memories…
# iona-institute - Friday 19 April, 2013
Norris has called for an inquiry into whether the conservative think-tank misrepresented a study about child parenting.
# iona-institute - Sunday 24 March, 2013
The number of submissions made to the Constitutional Convention is almost 50 times the amount sent on other issues.
# iona-institute - Tuesday 22 January, 2013
The account, which included a video promoting traditional marriage between a man and a woman, had been taken down earlier today prompting the Iona Institute’s David Quinn to say it was “censorship” but Google said it was a verification issue.
# iona-institute - Friday 11 January, 2013
Thursday was the final day of Oireachtas hearings on how to implement legislation for the X case with religious and advocacy groups having their thoughts heard.
# iona-institute - Thursday 10 January, 2013
The third and final day is a busy one, with pro-choice, pro-life and several faith groups all weighing in on abortion.
# iona-institute - Tuesday 8 January, 2013
TDs and Senators have heard from a number of psychiatrists who spoke at length about the issue of suicide in any legislation for the X Case.
# iona-institute - Sunday 20 November, 2011
The Association of Catholic Priests has accused sections of the media of “anti-Catholic and anti-priest bias”.