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# offensive - Sunday 16 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge The greatest Irish insults, ranked in order of severity No Offence

The greatest Irish insults, ranked in order of severity

Because if we’re good at anything, we’re good at insulting each other.

# offensive - Friday 4 October, 2013

From The42 Spurs fans face arrest for 'Yid' chants at White Hart Lane Offensive

Spurs fans face arrest for 'Yid' chants at White Hart Lane

The Metropolitan police are clamping down on the use of the word.

# offensive - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Column: The article endorses the view of women as targets and men as predators

A ‘One Night Stand Guide – For Him’ on the caused controversy today after it told men to ‘prey’ on women and get them drunk. Cliona Saidlear writes there was nothing satirical about the article.

# offensive - Sunday 9 June, 2013

Turkey PM Erdogan warns patience 'has limit' as protests flare

The Prime Minister went on the offensive as thousands of protestors gathered in three cities.

# offensive - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

Nasty Ann Coulter tweet gets ultimate smackdown

The most dignified response to the offence caused by the conservative US commentator is contained in a guest post on the Special Olympics blog…

# offensive - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Restaurant removes urinals shaped like woman's mouth

The two urinals designed by female Dutch artist Meike van Schijndel, which resemble a woman’s lipsticked mouth, are to be removed after being labelled “an example of misogyny”.

# offensive - Sunday 19 February, 2012

Too sexy, too violent or plain offensive: 20 ads banned in the UK Banned This post contains images

# offensive - Wednesday 14 September, 2011

Topman forced to pull 'offensive' t-shirts

Two t-shirts have been pulled from its stores after the retailer was accused of comparing women to animals and of glamourising domestic violence.