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Thursday 16 March, 2017

Michael D Higgins: 'St Patrick's own life story was one of hardship and migration'
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# Irish Abroad

Michael D Higgins: 'St Patrick's own life story was one of hardship and migration'

Mar 16th 2017, 12:00 PM 538 Views 49 Comments

President Higgins described the Irish as a migrant people in his St Patrick’s Day message to those at home and abroad.

Wednesday 8 March, 2017

President Higgins speaks out for women 'living in fear in their homes' of brutality and violence
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# Read Me

President Higgins speaks out for women 'living in fear in their homes' of brutality and violence

Mar 8th 2017, 3:14 PM 164 Views 75 Comments

He also expressed his grief at the tragedies of the Tuam Mother and Baby Home bodies and the deaths in Clondalkin fire today.

Tuesday 22 November, 2016

President Higgins: "We must share vigilance of not letting anti-Semitism spread again"
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# Speech

President Higgins: "We must share vigilance of not letting anti-Semitism spread again"

Nov 22nd 2016, 4:07 PM 392 Views 88 Comments

World Jewish Conference delegates hear Higgins address concerns over ‘walls’ and ‘fear’ challenging the world.

Sunday 16 December, 2012

Read Me: President Higgins' message for Christmas and New Year
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# Beannachtaí

Read Me: President Higgins' message for Christmas and New Year

Dec 16th 2012, 12:00 PM 116 Views 67 Comments

The President of Ireland offers his best wishes to the people of Ireland and the Irish family, “wherever they may be”.

Wednesday 21 December, 2011

‘These are troubling and testing times’ – A Christmas message from President Higgins
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# Christmas

‘These are troubling and testing times’ – A Christmas message from President Higgins

Dec 21st 2011, 11:55 AM 25 Views 52 Comments

Marking his first Christmas in Áras an Uachtaráin, President Michael D Higgins has this message for the Irish people…