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# minorities - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

'You’re African and this is the way you should be': Minority young people in Ireland and their lives

Developing their own identities can be a challenge for young people from different backgrounds.

# minorities - Monday 11 May, 2015

The United Nations is shining a spotlight on this guy's human rights record

The United States is up for its four-year review.

# minorities - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

It's not easy getting work in Ireland if your skin is the wrong colour...

Non-nationals and certain ethnicities are reporting worrying (and varying) levels of employer bias, and apparently the recession has nothing to do with it.

# minorities - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Opinion: I might have been born in Lagos, but I was definitely made in Dublin

Maturing into the person I am today happened in Ireland, and, more specifically, in Dublin. If anyone asks where I’m from, the first thought that comes to mind is ‘Ireland’.

# minorities - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Opinion: Learning from the Paris bloodshed – the need for an intercultural Ireland

Irish sports clubs, and in particular the GAA, have been immeasurable helpful in warmly welcoming young people from diverse backgrounds.

# minorities - Friday 18 May, 2012

White newborns now a minority in the US

For the first time, there are more Hispanic, black and other minority children under the age of one in the US.

# minorities - Thursday 15 March, 2012

Iran "concerned over human rights violations in Ireland"

At today’s meeting of the UN Human Rights Council, the Iranian representative said that there were frequent occasions of racism against Muslims and other minorities. The claims were denied by Ireland’s UN ambassador.

# minorities - Friday 25 November, 2011

Immigrants in Ireland are 'under siege', say black community leaders

Community leaders said that there is evidence of widespread attacks against immigrants in Ireland.

# minorities - Thursday 3 February, 2011

Pakistan urged to drop blasphemy charges against 17 year old

The schoolboy faces death after allegedly scribbling blasphemous comments on an exam paper.