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# attitudes - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Do you trust the gardaí? The gardaí's own survey claims nearly 90% of us do

Most people were surveyed before the Templemore and whistleblower scandals came to light.

# attitudes - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

'It's only getting worse': Up to 80 beggars on Dublin's city streets at any one time

There have been calls for a clampdown on eastern European begging gangs.

# attitudes - Monday 2 February, 2015

What do Irish people think about internet commenters?

Commenters can be a much maligned bunch but we love you really.

# attitudes - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Let's talk about sex: 74% of women believe pornography is 'morally unacceptable'

As a collective, 61% of all people surveyed regarded porn as morally wrong.

# attitudes - Friday 23 May, 2014

Irish people believe now is a good time to buy a house

Over half of Irish people questioned in a global study said they believe now is a good time to buy.

# attitudes - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Financial crisis associated with 'shock effect' on Irish attitudes towards immigrants

A study from the University of Limerick revealed the opposite effect in countries like Sweden and Denmark.

# attitudes - Monday 17 February, 2014

One third of Irish women don't use contraception

While nine per cent say they use natural methods.

# attitudes - Sunday 12 January, 2014

Can non-Irish-speaking parents help their gaelscoil children with homework?

Plus, does playing music in the milking parlour influence the quality and amount of millk that cows produce?

# attitudes - Monday 30 December, 2013

No more austerity, not even for the sake of the euro

A new Red C poll of Irish adults finds that just 27 per cent of Irish people would support cuts to save the euro.

# attitudes - Sunday 18 August, 2013

Column: Why are we making citizenship difficult for those who are entitled to it?

If someone is willing to contribute to Irish society why do we put barriers in their way? asks Dr Matt Cannon.

# attitudes - Monday 1 July, 2013

Poll: What do you think about house prices rising? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: What do you think about house prices rising?

Asking prices for homes in parts of Dublin have risen by up to 12 per cent over the past year – but is this a good thing?

# attitudes - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Can you give 1 per cent (of your time or money) to a good cause?

A new campaign is asking people to commit 1 per cent of their income, profits or time to a cause they believe in.

# attitudes - Saturday 19 January, 2013

From The42 Opinion: Lance Armstrong-type attitudes are increasingly prevalent in sport Conjecture

Opinion: Lance Armstrong-type attitudes are increasingly prevalent in sport

The win-at-all-costs philosophy that the disgraced cyclist discussed in his recent Oprah interview will be familiar to most sports fans.

One third think Ireland should leave the EU if the UK does

A Red C poll on Ireland and the EU found the vast majority of people think Ireland has benefited from its membership of the EU.

# attitudes - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Almost quarter of Irish adults believe women are 'easy' if they carry condoms Sex

Almost quarter of Irish adults believe women are 'easy' if they carry condoms

When asked if they agreed with the statement: “If a woman carries condoms while not in a relationship, it gives the message that she is looking for sex or is easy.” 24 per cent said Yes.

# attitudes - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Attitudes towards disabled more negative in past five years - report

The National Disability Authority has surveyed people’s attitudes to disability in 2011.