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# roma - Monday 29 May, 2017

'Children are treated like human trash': The systematic failings in Ireland's child protection system
# Tusla
# Tusla

'Children are treated like human trash': The systematic failings in Ireland's child protection system

May 29th 2017, 1:50 PM 18,830 Views 16 Comments

A report published today found serious issues with inter-agency cooperation when dealing with vulnerable children taken from their parents.

# roma - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

End of an era: Roma legend Totti to retire at the end of this season
# One Club Man
From The42
# One Club Man

End of an era: Roma legend Totti to retire at the end of this season

May 3rd 2017, 2:47 PM 5,531 Views 12 Comments

The Serie A club’s new sporting director Monchi has confirmed that the ex-Italy international will take up a non-playing role.

# roma - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Roma head queue for Liverpool's Sakho as Reds plan summer spending
# Transfer News
From The42
# Transfer News

Roma head queue for Liverpool's Sakho as Reds plan summer spending

Apr 18th 2017, 5:54 PM 7,866 Views 21 Comments

The Italians have made checks on the out-of-favour centre-back, while the Reds are prepared to spend large to reinforce their rearguard.

# roma - Friday 7 April, 2017

'Naturalisation and recognition of Irish citizenship will improve Roma rights'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'Naturalisation and recognition of Irish citizenship will improve Roma rights'

Apr 7th 2017, 6:30 AM 2,111 Views 121 Comments

As EU citizens and ordinary residents of Ireland, Roma should not have to face discrimination here, writes Jennifer DeWan.

# roma - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Only 8% of working-age Travellers have completed the Leaving Cert
# Education
# Education

Only 8% of working-age Travellers have completed the Leaving Cert

Jan 17th 2017, 6:01 AM 13,099 Views 66 Comments

The level of educational disadvantage has been laid out in a new report.

# roma - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Cork City's young guns bow out of Europe despite brave display away to Roma
# Arrivaderci
From The42
# Arrivaderci

Cork City's young guns bow out of Europe despite brave display away to Roma

Nov 23rd 2016, 5:05 PM 6,355 Views 14 Comments

The Leesiders’ U19 side suffered a 1-0 defeat this afternoon in the Italian capital.

# roma - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Maradona pleads with Totti to play until he's 50 so Argentinian legend isn't 'bored to death'
# 10 More Years
From The42
# 10 More Years

Maradona pleads with Totti to play until he's 50 so Argentinian legend isn't 'bored to death'

Oct 13th 2016, 10:05 AM 7,007 Views 2 Comments

The pair combined for a goal in a charity match last night.

# roma - Monday 3 October, 2016

De Rossi explains his expletive-laden roar at Roma fans after Dzeko goal
# Red Mist
From The42
# Red Mist

De Rossi explains his expletive-laden roar at Roma fans after Dzeko goal

Oct 3rd 2016, 1:20 PM 4,944 Views 2 Comments

The midfielder appeared to mouth ‘pezzi di merda’ at his club’s fans as he celebrated the striker’s goal.

# roma - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

One man, one club, one legend: the numbers behind Totti's glorious career as he turns 40
# The Emperor Of Rome
From The42
# The Emperor Of Rome

One man, one club, one legend: the numbers behind Totti's glorious career as he turns 40

Sep 27th 2016, 11:21 AM 7,701 Views 6 Comments

Clubs and players have been paying tribute to the striker.

# roma - Sunday 25 September, 2016

Totti blasts in 250th Serie A goal, but  Roma lose to Joe Hart and Torino
# Milestone
From The42
# Milestone

Totti blasts in 250th Serie A goal, but Roma lose to Joe Hart and Torino

Sep 25th 2016, 3:43 PM 6,334 Views 3 Comments

The most important Roman since Romulus will celebrate his 40th birthday this week.

# roma - Monday 12 September, 2016

Totti comes to Roma's rescue yet again as he scores in 23rd successive Serie A season
# Like A Fine Wine
From The42
# Like A Fine Wine

Totti comes to Roma's rescue yet again as he scores in 23rd successive Serie A season

Sep 12th 2016, 2:37 PM 5,802 Views 7 Comments

The 39-year-old came off the bench to convert from the penalty spot against Sampdoria.

# roma - Friday 2 September, 2016

Paul Scholes questions Jack Wilshere's ambition after loan move to Bournemouth
# Jack The Lad
From The42
# Jack The Lad

Paul Scholes questions Jack Wilshere's ambition after loan move to Bournemouth

Sep 2nd 2016, 10:35 PM 12,191 Views 22 Comments

The Arsenal midfielder moved to the Vitality Stadium during the week.

# roma - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Who can Dundalk face in the Europa League group stages?
# Pot Luck
From The42
# Pot Luck

Who can Dundalk face in the Europa League group stages?

Aug 25th 2016, 10:30 PM 18,354 Views 23 Comments

Manchester United, Inter Milan, Ajax, Roma and Villarreal are all possible opponents for the Louth club.

# roma - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Razor-sharp Roma edge Liverpool in St Louis
# Top Dzek
From The42
# Top Dzek

Razor-sharp Roma edge Liverpool in St Louis

Aug 2nd 2016, 8:14 AM 9,195 Views 16 Comments

Edin Dzeko and Luciano Spaletti’s men looked in fine form last night.

# roma - Monday 13 June, 2016

We asked every TD if they want Travellers recognised as an ethnic minority - here’s what they said
# Special Status
# Special Status

We asked every TD if they want Travellers recognised as an ethnic minority - here’s what they said

Jun 13th 2016, 6:05 AM 29,271 Views 54 Comments

The vast majority of those who replied are in favour.

# roma - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Francesco Totti marked his 600th Serie A appearance with this sublime assist
# Landmark
From The42
# Landmark

Francesco Totti marked his 600th Serie A appearance with this sublime assist

May 8th 2016, 4:03 PM 6,959 Views 4 Comments

He’s still got it.

# roma - Monday 25 April, 2016

Claudio Ranieri plays down Totti to Leicester rumours
# Unlikely
From The42
# Unlikely

Claudio Ranieri plays down Totti to Leicester rumours

Apr 25th 2016, 8:36 AM 9,010 Views 5 Comments

The 39-year-old, is without a contract for next season.

# roma - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Second half Ronaldo and Rodriguez strikes send Real Madrid past Roma
# Last 16
From The42
# Last 16

Second half Ronaldo and Rodriguez strikes send Real Madrid past Roma

Mar 8th 2016, 10:10 PM 5,566 Views 2 Comments

The Spaniards won 2-0 on the night at the Bernabeu, while Wolfsburg are also through to the quarter-finals.

# roma - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a classic Cristiano Ronaldo goal to give Madrid the upper hand in Rome
# Textbook
From The42
# Textbook

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a classic Cristiano Ronaldo goal to give Madrid the upper hand in Rome

Feb 17th 2016, 9:15 PM 9,171 Views 10 Comments

Deflection-schmection.

# roma - Saturday 12 December, 2015

A new 'hate map' will document racist incidents in Ireland
# Immigration
# Immigration

A new 'hate map' will document racist incidents in Ireland

Dec 12th 2015, 8:00 AM 27,206 Views 129 Comments

Its goal is to push for legislative and policy change to tackle racism and hate crime.

# roma - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Barca are 'beautiful to watch, out of this world, from another planet'
# Spacemen
From The42
# Spacemen

Barca are 'beautiful to watch, out of this world, from another planet'

Nov 25th 2015, 9:58 AM 5,565 Views 11 Comments

That’s coming from the side they just thrashed 6-1.

# roma - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Barcelona's MSN prove unstoppable as they hit Roma for six
# Football Porn
From The42
# Football Porn

Barcelona's MSN prove unstoppable as they hit Roma for six

Nov 24th 2015, 9:46 PM 23,929 Views 26 Comments

The Champions League holders are a joy to watch in this kind of form.

# roma - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Former Italy international sacked as TV pundit after racism storm
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Former Italy international sacked as TV pundit after racism storm

Oct 21st 2015, 8:54 PM 13,351 Views 5 Comments

The decision was made after comments made about black defenders in football.

# roma - Monday 19 October, 2015

State to pay €60,000 settlement to Roma child who was taken from his parents
# Courts
# Courts

State to pay €60,000 settlement to Roma child who was taken from his parents

Oct 19th 2015, 10:50 PM 17,804 Views 0 Comments

The young boy’s mother and father were suspected of not being his parents when he was first taken from their care.

# roma - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

Roma full-back hits a ridiculous 50-yard strike to upstage Messi on 100th appearance
# Wonder Goal
From The42
# Wonder Goal

Roma full-back hits a ridiculous 50-yard strike to upstage Messi on 100th appearance

Sep 16th 2015, 9:59 PM 14,997 Views 16 Comments

Barcelona were held to a draw at the Stadio Olimpico after one of the strikes of the season.

# roma - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Gardaí investigate 'vigilante attack on Roma' in Wexford
# New Ross
# New Ross

Gardaí investigate 'vigilante attack on Roma' in Wexford

Jul 5th 2015, 11:23 AM 25,872 Views 0 Comments

No arrests have yet been made following the incident last month.

# roma - Thursday 28 May, 2015

What happened when two Roma children were taken from their families?
# Ethnic Profiling
# Ethnic Profiling

What happened when two Roma children were taken from their families?

May 28th 2015, 8:00 PM 19,574 Views 37 Comments

A garda was arrested today over leaks to the media in the case.

# roma - Friday 13 March, 2015

Pope Francis says he 'doesn't mind' being Pope but misses pizza
# Popperoni
# Popperoni

Pope Francis says he 'doesn't mind' being Pope but misses pizza

Mar 13th 2015, 8:22 PM 25,743 Views 47 Comments

He also revealed that his time as Pope will be short.

# roma - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

'Lack of humanity' after Roma baby refused burial in France
# Racism
# Racism

'Lack of humanity' after Roma baby refused burial in France

Jan 7th 2015, 7:15 AM 13,179 Views 46 Comments

The two-month-old baby died the day after Christmas from sudden infant death syndrome and the local town refused the family a burial plot because they don’t pay taxes.

# roma - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Open Thread: Who would you pick to start for Ireland in the Six Nations?
# Bo Selecta
From The42
# Bo Selecta

Open Thread: Who would you pick to start for Ireland in the Six Nations?

Jan 1st 2015, 10:30 AM 9,610 Views 62 Comments

Have Luke Marshall or Felix Jones done enough to make the breakthrough?

# roma - Friday 5 December, 2014

Roma keeping tabs on Liverpool's Glen Johnson with a view to making a move in January
# Transfer Talk
From The42
# Transfer Talk

Roma keeping tabs on Liverpool's Glen Johnson with a view to making a move in January

Dec 5th 2014, 3:47 PM 2,918 Views 10 Comments

The defender’s contract expires in the summer.

# roma - Friday 28 November, 2014

Opinion: Young Travellers experiencing domestic violence can feel extremely isolated
# 16 Days Of Action
# 16 Days Of Action

Opinion: Young Travellers experiencing domestic violence can feel extremely isolated

Nov 28th 2014, 8:00 AM 1,057 Views 45 Comments

Relationships between minorities and the police can involve fear and mistrust – creating additional obstacles for women seeking to leave a violent situation.

# roma - Friday 31 October, 2014

Waterford politicians issue warning against vigilantism after Roma mob
# Racism
# Racism

Waterford politicians issue warning against vigilantism after Roma mob

Oct 31st 2014, 1:52 PM 12,673 Views 67 Comments

The public representatives feel the city’s reputation has been tarnished.

# roma - Thursday 30 October, 2014

There are plans for tougher hate crime laws following Waterford anti-Roma protest
# Legislation
# Legislation

There are plans for tougher hate crime laws following Waterford anti-Roma protest

Oct 30th 2014, 7:30 PM 16,034 Views 141 Comments

Heads of Bill for hate crime to be presented to Junior Minister Aodhán Ó Riordáin by next May.

# roma - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Anti-racism protest takes place in Waterford
# Rally
# Rally

Anti-racism protest takes place in Waterford

Oct 29th 2014, 10:00 PM 14,755 Views 116 Comments

Three Roma families were forced to leave a house in Waterford over the weekend.

# roma - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Intimidation of Roma people in Waterford "effectively a lynch mob"- Minister
# Racism
# Racism

Intimidation of Roma people in Waterford "effectively a lynch mob"- Minister

Oct 28th 2014, 11:10 PM 51,659 Views 250 Comments

Three Roma families were forced to leave a house in Waterford.

# roma - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Leonardo Bonucci conjures a superb late winner as Juventus edge Roma 3-2 in Turin thriller
# Old Lady
From The42
# Old Lady

Leonardo Bonucci conjures a superb late winner as Juventus edge Roma 3-2 in Turin thriller

Oct 5th 2014, 7:49 PM 3,715 Views 2 Comments

Five goals, three penalties and two players sent-off as the The Old Lady move three points clear at the top of the table.

# roma - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Here's the Man City team from March 1993 - when Totti made his Roma debut
# From The Archive
From The42
# From The Archive

Here's the Man City team from March 1993 - when Totti made his Roma debut

Sep 30th 2014, 4:45 PM 7,631 Views 4 Comments

The playmaker is expected to be involved later tonight as the two sides meet in the Champions League.

# roma - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

'Arry's Transfer Window: Angel ready to take flight and the rest of today's gossip
# Rumour Mill
From The42
# Rumour Mill

'Arry's Transfer Window: Angel ready to take flight and the rest of today's gossip

Aug 20th 2014, 1:12 PM 10,088 Views 2 Comments

Why is Wilfried Zaha still a Manchester United player? Will big bad Chelsea do it again? And even more silly questions answered just for you.

# roma - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

French MP fined for saying Hitler 'did not kill enough' Roma
# World War II
# World War II

French MP fined for saying Hitler 'did not kill enough' Roma

Aug 13th 2014, 7:45 AM 10,944 Views 56 Comments

The MP has already said that he is going to appeal the €3,000 fine.