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#SEXUAL CONSENT

# sexual-consent - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

Black lace thong held up in the Dáil as TD raises controversial rape trial comments

TD Ruth Coppinger said it was time for ‘rape myths’ to be dispelled with in court cases,

# sexual-consent - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Symposium set to examine grey areas of sexual consent

The free event takes place on Friday 12 October at NUI Galway.

# sexual-consent - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Mary Mitchell O'Connor on consent: If no means no and yes means yes, where does the confusion lie?

Minister for Higher Education says the statistics paint a picture of our third level institutions hot housing harassment and assault.

# sexual-consent - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

'Considerable surprise in the room': There was a sexual consent class for TDs and Senators today

Paul Murphy said that his legislation to provide objective sex education in schools is sorely needed.

# sexual-consent - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Minister orders full review of sex education in schools

Richard Bruton is due to address the annual conference of the ASTI teachers’ union this morning.

# sexual-consent - Monday 24 April, 2017

'Deal with the Wheels': These teenagers are leading the way on some of society's most important issues

A group of students will vie for the title of Young Social Innovators 2017 at the Convention Centre in May.

# sexual-consent - Thursday 2 March, 2017

University of Limerick forced to cancel sexual consent workshops over lack of interest UL

University of Limerick forced to cancel sexual consent workshops over lack of interest

Only 14 people signed up for the workshops, despite space for 150 people.

# sexual-consent - Friday 27 January, 2017

'People often discount their rape because they don't recognise the different ways rape can take place'

This week’s proposals to bring more clarity to our rape laws are an important step, writes Noeline Blackwell.

# sexual-consent - Thursday 4 February, 2016

We need to smash the silence that surrounds sexual violence

Compelling first year Trinity College students to attend mandatory classes on sexual consent has raised eyebrows, writes Ruairí McKiernan.

# sexual-consent - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Sexual consent workshops to be compulsory for new TCD students

The classes will be mandatory for first-year undergraduates in student accommodation in Rathmines.

# sexual-consent - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Video compares sexual consent to making tea: "If they don't drink tea...don't make them drink it"

‘Just because you made it, doesn’t mean you’re entitled to watch them drink it.’

# sexual-consent - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

This student has everyone talking about sexual consent classes

“Yes means yes, no means no. It’s really that simple.”

# sexual-consent - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Young people believe alcohol facilitates the majority of 'sexual hook ups'

New research into youth sexual behaviour, consent and alcohol finds that Irish young people believe sexual consent is largely ‘unspoken’.

# sexual-consent - Friday 5 April, 2013

Spain raises marrying age from 14 to 16

The country’s Social Services Minister also proposes to raise the age of consent to fight paedophilia more effectively.

# sexual-consent - Sunday 10 February, 2013

Column: Why I should be allowed to vote at 17

I will inherit the actions of the electorate’s decisions for decades to come, so why shouldn’t I be able to influence government policy too, asks Adam Houlihan.