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# olivia-oleary - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

'I never want to go back there again': Journalist Olivia O'Leary on her struggle with depression
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

'I never want to go back there again': Journalist Olivia O'Leary on her struggle with depression

May 4th 2016, 2:34 PM 25,955 Views 37 Comments

At her lowest, O’Leary said she felt ‘helpless’.

# olivia-oleary - Saturday 25 January, 2014

9 things we learned from the Reform Alliance’s ‘monster meeting’
# Reform Conference
# Reform Conference

9 things we learned from the Reform Alliance’s ‘monster meeting’

Jan 25th 2014, 9:10 PM 24,094 Views 95 Comments

The turnout was good, the ideas were flowing and the organisers appeared delighted with themselves. But what chance a political party?

‘We need a new party like a hole in the head’: Conference discusses political and health reform
# Reform Alliance
# Reform Alliance

‘We need a new party like a hole in the head’: Conference discusses political and health reform

Jan 25th 2014, 1:56 PM 19,196 Views 149 Comments

The conference is hearing from various high-profile commentators on political, health and economic reform.

# olivia-oleary - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Mattie McGrath would consider joining Reform Alliance, Creighton says they'll work with anyone
# The RA
# The RA

Mattie McGrath would consider joining Reform Alliance, Creighton says they'll work with anyone

Jan 21st 2014, 1:44 PM 6,199 Views 44 Comments

“I am prepared to consider anything,” the Tipperary South TD told TheJournal.ie today.

# olivia-oleary - Saturday 27 April, 2013

Top readers' comments of the week
# You Told Us
# You Told Us

Top readers' comments of the week

Apr 27th 2013, 11:00 AM 6,805 Views 23 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the best, the most interesting and the most commented-on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?

# olivia-oleary - Thursday 25 April, 2013

The Evening Fix… now with added perfectly timed photos
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix… now with added perfectly timed photos

Apr 25th 2013, 7:50 PM 13,439 Views 12 Comments

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

Lucinda Creighton tells Olivia O'Leary to 'get a grip' over abortion issue
# Abortion
# Abortion

Lucinda Creighton tells Olivia O'Leary to 'get a grip' over abortion issue

Apr 25th 2013, 6:42 PM 41,080 Views 393 Comments

The junior minister heavily criticises the journalist Olivia O’Leary over her recent radio column in which she said it was time to “kick the Taliban out of our constitution”.

# olivia-oleary - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Campaign to set up Educate Together secondary school in Dublin
# Education
# Education

Campaign to set up Educate Together secondary school in Dublin

Jan 22nd 2013, 6:30 AM 7,431 Views 36 Comments

New ET secondary schools are planned for Blanchardstown and Lucan – but parents say there’s a demand in the city itself.

# olivia-oleary - Thursday 13 September, 2012

Column: Olivia O'Leary: Here's the main reason why the children's rights referendum matters
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Olivia O'Leary: Here's the main reason why the children's rights referendum matters

Sep 13th 2012, 7:30 PM 102 Views 29 Comments

It is extraordinary that it is still almost impossible in Irish society for the children of married parents to be adopted, writes Olivia O’Leary

# olivia-oleary - Saturday 21 January, 2012

Gender quotas welcome - but 'token' women candidates won't work
# Women In Politics
# Women In Politics

Gender quotas welcome - but 'token' women candidates won't work

Jan 21st 2012, 8:00 AM 2,894 Views 32 Comments

Female politicians relate their personal experiences of running for office in a male-dominated political world at Dublin Castle conference.

# olivia-oleary - Friday 20 January, 2012

Leinster House is 'unnatural' - Gilmore
# Women In Politics
# Women In Politics

Leinster House is 'unnatural' - Gilmore

Jan 20th 2012, 5:56 PM 5,957 Views 55 Comments

Speaking at a conference in Dublin this afternoon on how to elect more women, Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore compared Leinster House to a boarding school for its lack of gender balance.

# olivia-oleary - Friday 30 December, 2011

Top 10 TheJournal.ie stories that you searched for in 2011
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

Top 10 TheJournal.ie stories that you searched for in 2011

Dec 30th 2011, 7:00 PM 4,266 Views 1 Comment

What do Darron Gibson, Olivia O’Leary, Brian Lenihan and the ‘super-moon’ all have in common? You’re about to find out…

# olivia-oleary - Friday 20 May, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

May 20th 2011, 7:56 PM 2,783 Views 0 Comments

The world is ending tomorrow (we’re told) so here it is: the last ever wrap-up of the day’s news.

"We were a bit worried about the curtsy" - Olivia O' Leary's ode to the Queen
# Royal Visit
# Royal Visit

"We were a bit worried about the curtsy" - Olivia O' Leary's ode to the Queen

May 20th 2011, 12:12 PM 4,383 Views 10 Comments

The broadcaster and journalist gave a speech fit for a Queen at the Convention Centre in Dublin last night. There was applause for the memory of the late Garret FitzGerald and a standing ovation for her majesty.