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#Backlash

# backlash - Saturday 19 September, 2015

Crowds turn out for Dublin march in support of Jobstown protesters

The rally was organised in support of protesters charged with falsely imprisoning Tánaiste Joan Burton.

# backlash - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Massive rise in donations to Anti-Austerity Alliance since Garda fundraising ban

Paul Murphy says the denial of a collection permit has been met with “a huge amount of support and shock.”

# backlash - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge Is a Sam Smith backlash beginning to form? Backlash

Is a Sam Smith backlash beginning to form?

We investigated.

# backlash - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Chrissie Hynde criticised for saying high heels and ‘f*** me’ clothes could 'entice' a rapist

The Pretenders rocker has been accused of victim blaming.

# backlash - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Website pulls Caitlyn Jenner Halloween costume amid complaints

Several others are still selling it, though.

# backlash - Thursday 23 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge Has the Taylor Swift backlash begun? Looks like it Backlash

Has the Taylor Swift backlash begun? Looks like it

Have people begun to turn on Tay Tay?

# backlash - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Crackdown on rough sleeping in London hipster hotspots sparks outrage

Rough sleepers could be fined up to €1,360 in some of London’s most sought after boroughs.

# backlash - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge The new host of The Daily Show has been accused of being sexist and anti-Semitic Backlash

# backlash - Friday 27 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Dublin hotel offer Ed Sheeran tickets for 5-star reviews, to beat the backlash Backlash

Dublin hotel offer Ed Sheeran tickets for 5-star reviews, to beat the backlash

It doesn’t even matter if you haven’t been there.

# backlash - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Dove's new Twitter campaign encouraging women to 'speak beautiful' has backfired Backlash

# backlash - Sunday 22 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Pub faces backlash for 'misogynistic' Fifty Shades of Grey gaffa tape joke Oh Dear

# backlash - Monday 12 January, 2015

Microsoft criticises Google for revealing a Windows bug before it could fix it

The company has criticised Google’s Project Zero for revealing details of a Windows 8.1 vulnerability two days before it was due to fix it.

# backlash - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Malaysia Airlines forced to apologise for questionable tweet

The airline is struggling to deal with the loss of two passenger flights in 2014.

# backlash - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

From The42 Twitter has reacted angrily to Sky Sports' latest Ireland graphic Backlash

Twitter has reacted angrily to Sky Sports' latest Ireland graphic

It points out how many of the current squad are born outside the country.

# backlash - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Malaysia Airlines face backlash over 'inappropriate' social media competition Malaysian Air

Malaysia Airlines face backlash over 'inappropriate' social media competition

The Bucket List competition was seen as distasteful after recent events.

From The Daily Edge 'Why can't I be thinner?': Restaurant removes 'misogynist' wall design after viral backlash Almost Famous

'Why can't I be thinner?': Restaurant removes 'misogynist' wall design after viral backlash

The wall in the ladies’ bathrooms also featured slogans like ‘Laxatives are definitely the answer’.

# backlash - Monday 18 August, 2014

Few are happy with Twitter's latest experiment with favourites

An experiment that turns favourites of people you follow into retweets has annoyed many of its users.

# backlash - Thursday 31 July, 2014

From The42 Shamrock Rovers assistant hits out at 'disgusting' comments by Alan Cawley Identity Crisis

Shamrock Rovers assistant hits out at 'disgusting' comments by Alan Cawley

John Gill has backed Hoops boss Trevor Croly after he came in for criticism on this week’s Soccer Republic.

# backlash - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Some Labour TDs are not happy with Charlie Flanagan

The Foreign Affairs Minister has been criticised after Ireland abstained from a UN vote on Gaza.

# backlash - Monday 21 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge The WWE is being accused of 'exploiting' the MH17 tragedy for a wrestling match Backlash

The WWE is being accused of 'exploiting' the MH17 tragedy for a wrestling match

A pro-Russian character appeared to refer to the disaster in which 298 people died.

# backlash - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Adams: 'I made no threat against Michael McConville, nor did I warn of backlash'

He has denied warning the son of Jean McConville of a ‘backlash’ if he revealed the names of who he believes to have killed his mother.

# backlash - Monday 21 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge How Twitter backlash against a controversial news story sparked a surge of charity donations Twittersphere

How Twitter backlash against a controversial news story sparked a surge of charity donations

A story in yesterday’s Mail on Sunday prompted an angry reaction on social media.

# backlash - Monday 31 March, 2014

E-cigarettes could be facing an all-out hospital ban

It’s already planned that HSE campuses will be smoke-free by 2015 but e-cigarettes could be included in the policy.

# backlash - Monday 17 March, 2014

From The42 Ex-Ireland player and Everton coach Kevin Sheedy launches strong attack on David Moyes Backlash

Ex-Ireland player and Everton coach Kevin Sheedy launches strong attack on David Moyes

The United boss is under fire for his team’s recent performances.

# backlash - Thursday 20 February, 2014

From The42 Italy coach Brunel warns of backlash as Tommaso Allan faces Scots Allegiance

Italy coach Brunel warns of backlash as Tommaso Allan faces Scots

The Italian out-half played for Scotland at underage level before switching to the country of his birth.

# backlash - Monday 3 February, 2014

Turning a negative to a positive: Alternatives to neknominate gather pace

The hashtag #RAKnomination was trending on Twitter in Ireland this afternoon.

# backlash - Monday 12 August, 2013

From The42 Westwood apologises to sponsors after angry Twitter tirade Troll Hunter This post contains images

Westwood apologises to sponsors after angry Twitter tirade

The Englishman had earlier sent a message to all his haters out there.

# backlash - Thursday 8 August, 2013

'One Night Stand Guide' told men to 'prey' on women and get them drunk

A ‘One Night Stand Guide – For Him’ on the CollegeTimes.ie compared the sexual act to “murder”.

# backlash - Monday 12 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge Homeless people used as internet hotspots at tech conference What The... This post contains a poll

Homeless people used as internet hotspots at tech conference

Homeless people at the SXSW festival in Texas wear t-shirts that say “I am a 4G hotspot”, and carry devices which allow conference attendees to get online.

# backlash - Friday 23 September, 2011

From The42 Kidney dismisses 'scandalous' fake injury accusations Backlash

Kidney dismisses 'scandalous' fake injury accusations

Deccie hits back after former Wallaby Tim Horan accused Ireland of cheating their way to victory.