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# divided - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Divided Ireland: 'One side dedicated to making Ireland secular; another preserving Church's influence'

There is a profound, far-reaching division in Irish society, writes Larry Donnelly.

# divided - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

'Disgraceful and undemocratic': Dublin councillors are still divided on the Obama vote

Independent Councillor Mannix Flynn said that the issue was “not over yet”.

# divided - Monday 6 February, 2017

Barack Obama will get the Freedom of Dublin award (after a heated council vote)

Councillors were angry that there was no debate beforehand – despite the Lord Mayor giving a long statement on why Obama should get the award.

# divided - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Fine Gael politicians are VERY divided on the 8th Amendment* Trouble Ahead This post contains videos

Fine Gael politicians are VERY divided on the 8th Amendment*

*But most of them would prefer to say nothing.

# divided - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Opinion: The left needs to form a stronger alliance – and soon

With rumours rife that the two old civil war parties will go into government following the next general election, the disparate elements of the left must come together.

# divided - Friday 4 October, 2013

From The42 ‘Boot Heineken Cup rebel unions out of the Six Nations’ Opinion

‘Boot Heineken Cup rebel unions out of the Six Nations’

Former Ireland hooker Shane Byrne believes the IRB need to nip European rabble rousing in the bud.

# divided - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

Column: Changing the law on abortion is dangerous and unjust

There is no evidence to show that abortion treats suicide ideation – this means that any legislation based on the grounds of suicidal ideation is irredeemably damaged, writes Cora Sherlock.

# divided - Monday 8 April, 2013

Loved and loathed: UK newspapers highlight Thatcher divide (Updated)

In its subhead, the Daily Mirror asks: “So should she really be given a ceremonial funeral like Princess Diana?”

# divided - Friday 10 August, 2012

Proposals for Korean family reunions 'rejected'

Families have been separated since the 1950-53 Korean War.