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#Erin Gallagher

# erin-gallagher - Monday 3 November, 2014

Ask.fm is moving its HQ to Ireland
# Controversial Site
# Controversial Site

Ask.fm is moving its HQ to Ireland

Nov 3rd 2014, 12:56 PM 9,730 Views 14 Comments

The controversial website says that they’ve updated their safety policies.

# erin-gallagher - Sunday 11 August, 2013

Column: Making threats over the internet is a crime, but sometimes anonymity is needed
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Making threats over the internet is a crime, but sometimes anonymity is needed

Aug 11th 2013, 12:00 PM 949 Views 53 Comments

Before we remove the masks of users online, we need to look at both the pros and cons of being anonymous on the internet, writes Fergal Crehan.

# erin-gallagher - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Minister: Some politicians fear 'transfer of power' created by social media
# Social Media
# Social Media

Minister: Some politicians fear 'transfer of power' created by social media

Jan 9th 2013, 7:00 AM 5,664 Views 37 Comments

Ciarán Cannon believes that social media does not need to be subjected to any more regulation than is already in place and has hit out at some who do not understand or fear sites like Facebook and Twitter.

# erin-gallagher - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Fitzgerald concerned about difficulty of regulating cyberbullying sites
# Cyberbullying
# Cyberbullying

Fitzgerald concerned about difficulty of regulating cyberbullying sites

Jan 5th 2013, 8:30 AM 6,829 Views 29 Comments

The Minister for Children admits that given the “global and open nature of the internet”, it may be difficult to regulate the likes of Ask.fm.

# erin-gallagher - Friday 14 December, 2012

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Dec 14th 2012, 8:46 AM 7,135 Views 4 Comments

Good morning! Every day TheJournal.ie brings you the nine things you need to know as you kick off your day.

# erin-gallagher - Thursday 13 December, 2012

The Evening Fix...now with added kisses under the mistletoe
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix...now with added kisses under the mistletoe

Dec 13th 2012, 7:52 PM 6,791 Views 4 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

HSE liasing with Shannon Gallagher family following tragic death
# HSE
# HSE

HSE liasing with Shannon Gallagher family following tragic death

Dec 13th 2012, 6:41 PM 23,140 Views 42 Comments

A helpline has been established for parents from Donegal who have concerns about their children. Shannon was the sister of Erin Gallagher (pictured), who died by suicide two months ago.

Erin Gallagher's teenage sister found dead last night
# RIP
# RIP

Erin Gallagher's teenage sister found dead last night

Dec 13th 2012, 12:00 PM 62,282 Views 174 Comments

Shannon Gallagher, 15, was found dead in Ballybofey, Co Donegal, two months after the death of her younger sister, Erin.

# erin-gallagher - Friday 30 November, 2012

Teens believe cyber bullying is worse than traditional bullying
# Cyber Bullying
# Cyber Bullying

Teens believe cyber bullying is worse than traditional bullying

Nov 30th 2012, 10:22 AM 13,498 Views 24 Comments

Teens feel like it’s the worst kind because they “can’t escape it” and pictures and messages can be spread so quickly.

# erin-gallagher - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Erin Gallagher's grandfather calls for teacher and pupil education on bullying
# Bullying
# Bullying

Erin Gallagher's grandfather calls for teacher and pupil education on bullying

Nov 7th 2012, 7:38 PM 7,443 Views 31 Comments

“It’s not really us that should have been getting the help – it should have been Erin, and she never got that.”

# erin-gallagher - Monday 5 November, 2012

Children’s Ombudsman recommends schools take action on cyber-bullying
# Bullying
# Bullying

Children’s Ombudsman recommends schools take action on cyber-bullying

Nov 5th 2012, 1:55 PM 5,795 Views 20 Comments

A nationwide consultation of over 300 pupils finds schools need to better encourage students to take responsibility for their actions.

# erin-gallagher - Friday 2 November, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added Mr Burns endorsing Romney
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Mr Burns endorsing Romney

Nov 2nd 2012, 8:05 PM 11,578 Views 3 Comments

Here’s all the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Ask.fm founder on bullying: "It is not about the site"
# Bullying
# Bullying

Ask.fm founder on bullying: "It is not about the site"

Nov 2nd 2012, 11:22 AM 20,174 Views 45 Comments

Mark Terebin was asked to comment after it was alleged that young Irish teens took their own lives after being bullied by anonymous people online.

# erin-gallagher - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Safebook: How to stay safe online
# Cyberbullying
# Cyberbullying

Safebook: How to stay safe online

Nov 1st 2012, 3:49 PM 18,700 Views 28 Comments

Infographic says parents should join Facebook if cyber-bullying is to be tackled. What do you think?

# erin-gallagher - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

The Evening Fix...now with added gangnam-style Noam Chomsky
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix...now with added gangnam-style Noam Chomsky

Oct 31st 2012, 8:00 PM 9,011 Views 3 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Over to you: Have you ever been bullied?
# You Tell Us
# You Tell Us

Over to you: Have you ever been bullied?

Oct 31st 2012, 7:30 PM 8,984 Views 0 Comments

We want to hear your story.

Funeral of teenager Erin Gallagher taking place
# Erin Gallagher
# Erin Gallagher

Funeral of teenager Erin Gallagher taking place

Oct 31st 2012, 12:00 PM 10,901 Views 45 Comments

The 13-year-old was found dead at the weekend after posting messages lashing out at people who had verbally abused her online.

# erin-gallagher - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Teens urged not to respond to cyber bullies
# Cyber Bullying
# Cyber Bullying

Teens urged not to respond to cyber bullies

Oct 30th 2012, 9:23 AM 10,765 Views 72 Comments

In the wake of the death of 13-year-old Erin Gallagher, SpunOut.ie has issued a set of guidelines to help parents and children deal with online and text bullying.

# erin-gallagher - Monday 29 October, 2012

Suicide prevention charity tells teens to seek help after Erin tragedy
# Cyber Bullying
# Cyber Bullying

Suicide prevention charity tells teens to seek help after Erin tragedy

Oct 29th 2012, 4:04 PM 19,954 Views 76 Comments

Erin Gallagher, 13, was found dead on Saturday after receiving anonymous abuse through networking site Ask.fm.