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#Erin Gallagher

# erin-gallagher - Monday 3 November, 2014

Ask.fm is moving its HQ to Ireland

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

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

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

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

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

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

HSE liasing with Shannon Gallagher family following tragic death HSE

HSE liasing with Shannon Gallagher family following tragic death

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

Erin Gallagher's teenage sister found dead last night

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

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

“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

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

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

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

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

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 This post contains videos

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

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Over to you: Have you ever been bullied?

We want to hear your story.

Funeral of teenager Erin Gallagher taking place

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

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

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