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# men - This year 2022

Ireland's men's and women's 7s teams have qualified for the World Cup
# Nearly There
From The42
# Nearly There

Ireland's men's and women's 7s teams have qualified for the World Cup

Updated Jul 17th 2022, 6:00 PM 13,319 Views 4 Comments

The tournament will take place in Cape Town, South Africa in September.

Secrecy, shame, and getting help: Men and eating disorders in Ireland
# Health
# Health

Secrecy, shame, and getting help: Men and eating disorders in Ireland

Jun 26th 2022, 12:05 AM 14,737 Views 10 Comments

Psychologists and men who have had eating disorders explain the warning signs and what can be done to treat EDs.

Are we there yet? The Good Information Project focuses on gender equality
# TGIP
# TGIP

Are we there yet? The Good Information Project focuses on gender equality

Jan 10th 2022, 8:00 AM 8,746 Views 12 Comments

We want you to join the discussion.

# men - All time

'These are communities which are extremely violently misogynistic': Investigating the world of incels, pick-up artists and men who hate women
# Misogyny
# Misogyny

'These are communities which are extremely violently misogynistic': Investigating the world of incels, pick-up artists and men who hate women

Sep 19th 2020, 8:00 PM 45,839 Views 74 Comments

We speak to the author Laura Bates about what she discovered in some of the dark – and not so dark – recesses of the internet.

A new helpline for male victims of domestic abuse has been launched today
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

A new helpline for male victims of domestic abuse has been launched today

May 20th 2019, 1:23 PM 174,018 Views 69 Comments

Domestic abuse can be physical, emotional or financial.

'The point of the play is to show people that talking is the key. Silence will kill you'
# East Belfast Boy
# East Belfast Boy

'The point of the play is to show people that talking is the key. Silence will kill you'

Feb 3rd 2019, 7:00 PM 9,561 Views 3 Comments

Two new plays from a Northern Irish theatre company are touring the island of Ireland – and want to shed light on men and mental health.

Manning up to MS: My diagnosis awoke my inner strength
# Opinion
# Opinion

Manning up to MS: My diagnosis awoke my inner strength

Nov 25th 2018, 8:15 PM 21,606 Views 17 Comments

I was never an alpha male but since my diagnosis with MS, I’ve faced major challenges and now I feel equal to the men who inspire me, writes Keith Byrne,

Men account for eight in 10 suicides in Ireland
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Men account for eight in 10 suicides in Ireland

Oct 4th 2018, 11:32 AM 37,864 Views 94 Comments

The overall rate of suicide deaths has decreased in recent years.

Law to make penalty for incest equal for men and women approved by Cabinet
# Sexual Crimes
# Sexual Crimes

Law to make penalty for incest equal for men and women approved by Cabinet

Jul 24th 2018, 8:13 PM 17,859 Views 50 Comments

Currently there is life imprisonment for a male who is convicted of incest, but the sentence is three to seven years for a woman.

Men's testosterone levels largely determined by their childhood environment, study finds
# Hormones
# Hormones

Men's testosterone levels largely determined by their childhood environment, study finds

Jun 30th 2018, 10:30 AM 31,990 Views 16 Comments

The study challenges the theory that testosterone levels are controlled by genetics or race.

'Men tolerate abuse': Over 5,000 reports of domestic abuse against men made in 2016
# Amen
# Amen

'Men tolerate abuse': Over 5,000 reports of domestic abuse against men made in 2016

Dec 6th 2017, 11:56 AM 14,321 Views 84 Comments

Men’s domestic abuse charity Amen has released it’s annual report.

'I was a rock 'n' roll roadie for 30 years. Nobody understood why I was suffering from depression'
# International Men's Day
# International Men's Day

'I was a rock 'n' roll roadie for 30 years. Nobody understood why I was suffering from depression'

Nov 12th 2017, 10:30 AM 35,823 Views 21 Comments

Mike Bartlett is just one of the many Irish men who received mental health support from the Mojo initiative.

Saudi's driving ban: 'You cannot force men to allow their sisters and wives to drive'
# Cosnervative
# Cosnervative

Saudi's driving ban: 'You cannot force men to allow their sisters and wives to drive'

Oct 8th 2017, 12:00 PM 23,606 Views 62 Comments

What do men in Saudi Arabia think about the removal of the ban on women driving?

Poll: Would you be a stay-at-home parent if money was no object?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you be a stay-at-home parent if money was no object?

Sep 21st 2017, 11:05 AM 29,154 Views 134 Comments

If money were no issue, would you prefer to spend all your time with your child?

Heavy drinking may affect young male and female brains very differently
# Electric Responses
# Electric Responses

Heavy drinking may affect young male and female brains very differently

Sep 5th 2017, 9:17 AM 19,339 Views 26 Comments

There are hundreds of alcohol-related deaths in Ireland every year.

Two men arrested over alleged sexual assault in north Dublin nightclub
# Swords
# Swords

Two men arrested over alleged sexual assault in north Dublin nightclub

Aug 4th 2017, 8:34 AM 34,928 Views 42 Comments

The attack is alleged to have occurred in the early hours of last Saturday morning.

Male drivers rack up penalty points twice as often as women over a decade
# Gender Gap
# Gender Gap

Male drivers rack up penalty points twice as often as women over a decade

Jun 7th 2017, 12:01 AM 8,946 Views 66 Comments

Since the introduction of penalty points Ireland’s male drivers have received the lion’s share of fixed charge notices for road infractions.

More males are born in Ireland, but women are living longer
# Births And Deaths
# Births And Deaths

More males are born in Ireland, but women are living longer

Apr 8th 2017, 6:00 AM 17,850 Views 7 Comments

Some 53,000 more females than males were recorded in the Census 2016 results.

Iceland to make equal pay the law for men and women
# Mind The Gap
# Mind The Gap

Iceland to make equal pay the law for men and women

Apr 4th 2017, 9:54 PM 13,644 Views 49 Comments

The law will come into effect in January.

The new gender gap? 'In the life of young Peppa Pig, Daddy Pig is ridiculous'
# Column
# Column

The new gender gap? 'In the life of young Peppa Pig, Daddy Pig is ridiculous'

Apr 2nd 2017, 8:45 AM 6,119 Views 66 Comments

The image of the silly, dumb man is too prevalent on our screens, writes Joyce Rubotham.

Men's attitude to cancer: 'We don't do what we should - when we finally do, it's too late'
# Getting Cancer
# Getting Cancer

Men's attitude to cancer: 'We don't do what we should - when we finally do, it's too late'

Jan 8th 2017, 7:45 AM 20,655 Views 38 Comments

Why are men are 36% more likely to die of cancer compared to women, and how can we change this?

Do we value what men contribute to society and to family?
# A Man's World
# A Man's World

Do we value what men contribute to society and to family?

Nov 20th 2016, 7:00 AM 29,690 Views 41 Comments

“‘There’s a crisis in this country for young men. They need feminism!’ says Rubberbandit Blindboy and he’s correct.”

Men DO open up about their problems - but no-one is listening
# Opinion
# Opinion

Men DO open up about their problems - but no-one is listening

Oct 29th 2016, 8:15 PM 12,436 Views 117 Comments

James Behan of Men’s Voices Ireland on why men’s problems are frequently trivialised.

Women have caught up with men's drinking habits
# Bottoms Up
# Bottoms Up

Women have caught up with men's drinking habits

Oct 25th 2016, 3:03 PM 16,122 Views 55 Comments

That’s according to new research undertaken in western countries.

"People here don't wait for the Government to come and save them, if you do that you'll just go under"
# Men's Shed
# Men's Shed

"People here don't wait for the Government to come and save them, if you do that you'll just go under"

Oct 21st 2016, 6:01 AM 9,228 Views 12 Comments

Men’s Sheds have grown hugely in popularity in Ireland as safe, inclusive community spaces for men to go to.

New figures show young men are at greatest risk of suicide in Ireland
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

New figures show young men are at greatest risk of suicide in Ireland

Oct 14th 2016, 12:45 PM 14,101 Views 96 Comments

The total number of deaths by suicide for 2015 were 451.

Boys aged 13 and 14 attacked by men while walking on street in the afternoon
# Belfast
# Belfast

Boys aged 13 and 14 attacked by men while walking on street in the afternoon

May 23rd 2016, 9:55 AM 17,316 Views 16 Comments

Police are treating the incident as a sectarian hate crime.

Two men arrested over murder of David Byrne at Regency Hotel
# Investigation
# Investigation

Two men arrested over murder of David Byrne at Regency Hotel

May 17th 2016, 9:26 PM 19,308 Views 25 Comments

That brings the total number of arrests over his death to three.

This creative 'young men's shed' helps men express emotions they're told not to feel
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

This creative 'young men's shed' helps men express emotions they're told not to feel

Apr 3rd 2016, 8:15 PM 27,482 Views 8 Comments

A project called Creative Space, run by Axis Ballymun, has helped young men find their voice and creative side.

'I've been groped, felt up, and harassed. Rape culture exists and we need men to step up'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'I've been groped, felt up, and harassed. Rape culture exists and we need men to step up'

Mar 20th 2016, 6:30 PM 1,468 Views 140 Comments

It’s time for all men to get a little bit uncomfortable about the culture we all operate in, writes Mia Doering.

Men jailed after being caught 'red-handed' with loaded guns and a can of petrol
# Being Watched
# Being Watched

Men jailed after being caught 'red-handed' with loaded guns and a can of petrol

Mar 16th 2016, 4:49 PM 16,382 Views 8 Comments

They were caught following a three-day surveillance operation.

Awkward - UK companies must reveal difference between average pay of men and women
# Equality
# Equality

Awkward - UK companies must reveal difference between average pay of men and women

Feb 12th 2016, 10:00 PM 17,335 Views 60 Comments

The new rule will apply to all companies with more than 250 employees.

When a couple faces the reality of infertility, it can send them into crisis mode
# Opinion
# Opinion

When a couple faces the reality of infertility, it can send them into crisis mode

Jan 14th 2016, 5:00 PM 2,099 Views 31 Comments

Ovulation calendars, doctors’ appointments, tests and treatments start to take over.

11 photos of men who have accepted their Christmas shopping fate
# The Waiting
From The Daily Edge
# The Waiting

11 photos of men who have accepted their Christmas shopping fate

Dec 26th 2015, 1:30 PM 9,340 Views 4 Comments

Waiting, interminable waiting.

'I've been punched, kicked, scratched - if I stay I'll be killed': Stories of Ireland's abused men
# Help
# Help

'I've been punched, kicked, scratched - if I stay I'll be killed': Stories of Ireland's abused men

Dec 22nd 2015, 10:00 PM 37,140 Views 140 Comments

More than 2,000 men each year contact a service for male victims of domestic abuse in Ireland.

15 tweets that wonderfully sum up what it is to be an Irish man
# The Lads
From The Daily Edge
# The Lads

15 tweets that wonderfully sum up what it is to be an Irish man

Nov 19th 2015, 1:12 PM 13,561 Views 1 Comment

The glory of it all.

These guys got their ears pierced for the first time, here's how they got on
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

These guys got their ears pierced for the first time, here's how they got on

Oct 10th 2015, 11:00 AM 14,204 Views 23 Comments

Do they scream, cry, or just take it like a pro?

12 sexist ads that companies wish we'd forget they ever made
# Please Your Man
# Please Your Man

12 sexist ads that companies wish we'd forget they ever made

Oct 3rd 2015, 11:15 AM 47,738 Views 82 Comments

“Most husbands, nowadays, have stopped beating their wives.”

More women will be in the next Dáil — that would be the case even without gender quotas
# Opinion
# Opinion

More women will be in the next Dáil — that would be the case even without gender quotas

Oct 2nd 2015, 4:44 PM 174 Views 81 Comments

With no guarantee that more women on the ballot means more in the Dáil, maybe the entire system needs to change?

Here's why the word 'friendzone' needs to die
# Nice Guys
From The Daily Edge
# Nice Guys

Here's why the word 'friendzone' needs to die

Sep 28th 2015, 12:02 PM 8,573 Views 20 Comments

And soon.

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