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#N-word

# n-word - Friday 12 June, 2020

Sean Gallen says it's 'disappointing' Eamon Ryan used the n-word, but he had 'good intentions'

The Green Party leader was quoting from an article Gallen wrote about his experience of racism in Ireland.

# n-word - Thursday 11 June, 2020

'I repeated a racial slur. I was completely wrong to do so': Eamon Ryan apologises for using the n-word during Dáil debate on racism

Eamon Ryan said the word while quoting a newspaper article about a young man’s experience of growing up black in Ireland.

# n-word - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

School guard in US rehired after being fired for repeating n-word while telling student not to say it

The school district has said it has a zero-tolerance policy on employees using racial slurs.

# n-word - Saturday 23 June, 2018

Senior Netflix executive fired for using the N-word

The head of communications announced his departure after being reprimanded for a second time for using the racial slur.

# n-word - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

US comedian alleges he has unreleased footage showing Donald Trump using the 'N-word' and 'C-word'

“I have the outtakes to The Apprentice where he says every … offensive, racist thing ever,” Tom Arnold said.

# n-word - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

"The Irish were sold as slaves" - Gerry Adams has spoken once again about THAT tweet

Adams caused uproar for posting a racially-charged tweet on Sunday night while watching Django Unchained.

# n-word - Monday 2 May, 2016

"I haven't got a racist bone in my body" - Adams apologises for n-word tweet

In an earlier statement Sinn Féin president said the tweet was “ironic” and not intended to cause offence.

# n-word - Monday 28 September, 2015

Under 15 Irish basketball team called 'outrageous' names in racist online rant

Ask.fm is in the spotlight again.

# n-word - Monday 9 March, 2015

Fraternity ordered off US college campus over 'intolerable' racist chant

Young men in tuxedos can be seen chanting the ‘N-word’ in the clip.