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Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Opinion: If you live in Ireland, you have a say in the local elections
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Opinion: If you live in Ireland, you have a say in the local elections

Apr 30th 2014, 1:00 PM 12 Views 26 Comments

Many are unaware that our local elections rank amongst the fairest internationally, with every legal resident of the country aged 18 and over entitled to take part.

Friday 29 November, 2013

Column: We have glimpsed the human misery which fills the pockets of Europe’s pimps and traffickers
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# Opinion

Column: We have glimpsed the human misery which fills the pockets of Europe’s pimps and traffickers

Nov 29th 2013, 7:00 AM 218 Views 95 Comments

We cannot pretend trafficking does not exist. Today experts from across the EU will meet for discussions in Dublin to support victims and bring the organised gangs to justice, writes Denise Charlton.

Friday 18 October, 2013

Column: Human trafficking and forced prostitution is continuing in Ireland
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# Opinion

Column: Human trafficking and forced prostitution is continuing in Ireland

Oct 18th 2013, 7:15 AM 369 Views 95 Comments

Forget the myths you’ve heard about ‘happy prostitutes’ – the reality is that adults and children are in a living hell right now after being trafficked into Ireland for sexual exploitation, writes Denis Charlton.

Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Column: Sex workers face brutal abuse. Do we want this to be ‘normal’?
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# Opinion

Column: Sex workers face brutal abuse. Do we want this to be ‘normal’?

Feb 8th 2012, 7:30 PM 397 Views 139 Comments

It’s time for legal action on the ‘oldest profession’ – which is far from a necessary evil, writes Denise Charlton.