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# discussion - Monday 10 December, 2018

From The42 'He felt so targeted' - Neville recalls Sterling coming to him in 2016 about 'vicious' treatment Discussion This post contains videos

'He felt so targeted' - Neville recalls Sterling coming to him in 2016 about 'vicious' treatment

Chelsea has suspended four supporters over alleged abuse towards the Man City star.

# discussion - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Theresa May orders MP to be suspended after using the n-word

The British Prime Minister said she was “shocked” by the “completely unacceptable” language.

# discussion - Saturday 23 January, 2016

'No means no': Norway sends migrants on anti-rape courses

“If a girl kisses me, I figure she wants to sleep with me”.

# discussion - Saturday 14 November, 2015

What is it that makes Irish people fight over wills?

Where there’s a will – there’s a potential family falling out of seismic proportions.

# discussion - Sunday 19 July, 2015

From The42 Duffy living up to the hype and 4 more UFC Glasgow talking points Discussion

Duffy living up to the hype and 4 more UFC Glasgow talking points

There’s plenty to discuss after the UFC’s first visit to Scotland.

# discussion - Friday 22 May, 2015

From The42 Missing grunt and more talking points before Ulster's Pro12 semi in Glasgow Suftum

Missing grunt and more talking points before Ulster's Pro12 semi in Glasgow

This has the makings to be the best Pro12 play-off ever.

# discussion - Thursday 7 May, 2015

A group that 'assists people change their same-sex attraction' has meeting in Galway cancelled Exclusive

The Core Issues Trust group believes that human sexuality is “fluid”.

# discussion - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

From The42 Boxing and MMA should address their own problems instead of turning on each other Comment

Boxing and MMA should address their own problems instead of turning on each other

Are the two sports really in opposite corners?

# discussion - Thursday 16 October, 2014

# discussion - Sunday 15 June, 2014

From The42 World Cup hangout: Messi takes centre stage and plenty more football chat Brazil 2014

World Cup hangout: Messi takes centre stage and plenty more football chat

We’ve got the ideal place to discuss all things World Cup – from Argentina’s prospects to the best places to watch games in Ireland.

# discussion - Saturday 12 April, 2014

From The42 Custard creams, ROG's handwriting and Burkina Faso; It’s the week in comments Best Bits

Custard creams, ROG's handwriting and Burkina Faso; It’s the week in comments

President Higgins’ support for England wasn’t backed up, while the law was laid out to Tim Sherwood.

# discussion - Sunday 23 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Angry baby easily wins argument with her dad Family Feud

Angry baby easily wins argument with her dad

Her logic is unstoppable.

# discussion - Friday 7 March, 2014

Dáil to close 21-year-old legal ‘loophole’ on incest

Under current law, a man can face up to life imprisonment if convicted, whereas a woman can only be sentenced to a maximum of seven years.

# discussion - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Biggest ever review of taxi regulation to be discussed in Oireachtas

An Oireachtas sub-Committee will discuss 103 amendments to the proposed taxi regulation law, which will see a shake-up of the industry.

# discussion - Sunday 22 September, 2013

IMO: 'The HSE is finally accepting that they have to move on this issue'

The IMO say they welcome the “belated engagement” of the HSE on the issue of junior doctors’ working hours.

# discussion - Friday 3 May, 2013

Poll: Should people who pay for sex be named and shamed? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should people who pay for sex be named and shamed?

TDs will discuss a bill tabled by Deputy Thomas Pringle today that would make it illegal to pay for sex.

# discussion - Friday 12 April, 2013

Cyprus eases controls on stricken banks - but keeps €300 withdrawal limit

The restrictions were imposed to prevent a run on the banks during the dramatic Cyprus bailout.

# discussion - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Column: Why shouldn’t there be ‘abortion on demand’?

The Government is desperate to avoid “abortion on demand”, writes Sarah McCarthy – but in reality, women should be trusted to make the choice.

# discussion - Monday 10 December, 2012

Column: So the Pope has joined Twitter. What will he learn there?

Social media is all about debate and dissent, writes Fr Tony Flannery – so perhaps it can teach the Vatican a lesson.

# discussion - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Interview: ‘Ireland’s EU Presidency will make no difference’ – Shane Ross

The independent TD tells TheJournal.ie that Government ministers are in denial about the depth of our crisis.

# discussion - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Committee to discuss “conflicted reports” on bank lending

The Oireachtas Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation will cover the topic as part of its discussion on lending to small business today.

# discussion - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Column: Here's why it matters that KildareStreet.com has been killed off

The website which gave people access to Oireachtas debates was widely-praised for providing a much-needed resource – so why has it been cut off, asks Simon McGarr.

# discussion - Saturday 28 July, 2012

Top readers' comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

# discussion - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

What is the cost of repairing pyrite-damaged homes?

The subject will be discussed today when the government’s pyrite panel takes part in an Oireachtas committee meeting.

# discussion - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Corruption and the Catholic Church up for discussion at MacGill Summer School

Government ministers, journalists and academics will be speaking at the 32nd MacGill Summer School which starts tonight in Donegal.

# discussion - Sunday 24 June, 2012

New laws on prostitution 'must address trafficking problem'

A Fine Gael TD has said there are a number of shortfalls in the current laws which are being taken advantage of by traffickers.

# discussion - Friday 22 June, 2012

Shatter publishes major document on whether Ireland's prostitution laws should change

The discussion document is part of a public consultation process on the future direction of the laws around prostitution.

# discussion - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

Eucharistic Congress: Here's why people are attending

The arrival of the 50th International Eucharistic Congress comes at a time when the Catholic Church in Ireland is in turmoil. TheJournal.ie spoke to some of the pilgrims on why they are attending.

# discussion - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Anarchist Book Fair expecting good attendance in Dublin

Anarchy event to discuss racism, the referendum, NAMA, oh… and a boxer in the 1700s.

# discussion - Saturday 11 February, 2012

From The Daily Edge The top 10 readers' comments of the week Readers' Comments

The top 10 readers' comments of the week

Here’s our round up of the wittiest, most thought-provoking and original comments you lot made this week.

# discussion - Monday 17 October, 2011

Bailout is “dispossessing poor and vulnerable people” of their money

Social Justice Ireland met with the Troika today and spoke to them about changes needed to protect the poor and vulnerable in Ireland.

# discussion - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Cabinet signs off on ‘interim’ €100 household levy

A €100 household charge will be imposed for two years, while the presidential election will take place on October 27.

# discussion - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

Attention bookworms: fancy a million free books?

Free tomes are being handed out across Ireland on Friday to celebrate World Book Night.