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Yesterday’s News


Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Column: Bullying is not just a 'natural' part of growing up

Forty per cent of 9-year-olds in Ireland have experienced bullying – and as Lisa Collins writes, more needs to be done to encourage children to speak out.

Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Column: Child abuse is a serious crime. It deserves a serious punishment.

In Ireland, sentences for child abuse-related crimes are far lower than elsewhere, writes Lisa Collins. So what does this say about our society?