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

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

Dec 21st 2016, 9:13 AM 29,143 Views 107 Comments

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

Constitutional Convention will recommend votes for Irish abroad
# Ccven
# Ccven

Constitutional Convention will recommend votes for Irish abroad

Sep 29th 2013, 2:44 PM 6,550 Views 120 Comments

The convention will recommend to the Government that they should consider a referendum on extending voting rights in Presidential elections to Irish citizens living outside the state.

Do you want to change the way we elect TDs?
# Constitutional Convention
# Constitutional Convention

Do you want to change the way we elect TDs?

May 2nd 2013, 7:10 AM 6,786 Views 111 Comments

The Constitutional Convention is seeking submissions on possible reforms to the way Irish politicians are elected to Dáil Éireann.

No complaints to Convention over concerns about gay marriage hearings
# Constitutional Convention
# Constitutional Convention

No complaints to Convention over concerns about gay marriage hearings

Apr 28th 2013, 8:30 AM 6,313 Views 56 Comments

Despite concerns raised by Senator Rónán Mullen and others, there were no formal complaints made to the Constitutional Convention about its recent hearings on same-sex marriage.

Govt receives formal recommendation to lower voting age to 16
# Voting Age
# Voting Age

Govt receives formal recommendation to lower voting age to 16

Mar 26th 2013, 2:16 PM 4,519 Views 67 Comments

The Constitutional Convention has officially submitted its recommendation that a referendum be held on lowering the voting age.

Over 1,000 submissions to convention on same-sex marriage
# Gay Marriage
# Gay Marriage

Over 1,000 submissions to convention on same-sex marriage

Mar 24th 2013, 1:40 PM 7,423 Views 88 Comments

The number of submissions made to the Constitutional Convention is almost 50 times the amount sent on other issues.

Convention votes to lower voting age, rejects reduction of presidential term
# Constitution
# Constitution

Convention votes to lower voting age, rejects reduction of presidential term

Jan 27th 2013, 3:14 PM 6,448 Views 38 Comments

Delegates at the Constitutional Convention’s first full meeting this weekend also backed a proposal for ordinary citizens to be able to nominate a candidate for the president.

Live: Convention holds ballot on voting age and presidential term
# Constitutional Convention
# Constitutional Convention

Live: Convention holds ballot on voting age and presidential term

Jan 27th 2013, 9:57 AM 3,046 Views 20 Comments

The gathering of 100 delegates has been considering whether to lower the voting age to 17 and reduce the presidential term of office to five years.

LIVE: Constitutional Convention discusses voting age and presidential term
# Ccven
# Ccven

LIVE: Constitutional Convention discusses voting age and presidential term

Jan 26th 2013, 10:35 AM 3,436 Views 14 Comments

Watch today’s livesteam of events as delegates discuss lowering the voting age and shortening the presidential term.

Lobby groups warned over intensive lobbying of constitutional convention
# Constitution
# Constitution

Lobby groups warned over intensive lobbying of constitutional convention

Dec 2nd 2012, 2:25 PM 4,565 Views 23 Comments

Convention chairman Tom Arnold says citizen members are entitled not to be bombarded with unwanted contact.

LIVE: The Constitutional Convention holds its first meeting
# Convention
# Convention

LIVE: The Constitutional Convention holds its first meeting

Dec 1st 2012, 1:58 PM 3,571 Views 13 Comments

The 100-member body, two-thirds of which is drawn from the general public, is meeting in Dublin Castle this afternoon.

Constitutional Convention meets for first time this afternoon
# Changes
# Changes

Constitutional Convention meets for first time this afternoon

Dec 1st 2012, 8:10 AM 2,281 Views 9 Comments

The group consists of 66 ordinary citizens, 29 members of the Oireachtas and four members of the Northern Ireland Assembly.

At last: Constitutional Convention to hold first meeting in December
# Reform
# Reform

At last: Constitutional Convention to hold first meeting in December

Nov 5th 2012, 12:35 PM 3,781 Views 17 Comments

The first meeting of the Constitutional Convention was delayed as the Government searched for a chairperson – but it’s now set to meet at the start of December

Drumroll please: Chair of the Constitutional Convention is.... Tom Arnold
# Bunreacht Na HÉireann
# Bunreacht Na HÉireann

Drumroll please: Chair of the Constitutional Convention is.... Tom Arnold

Oct 24th 2012, 12:10 PM 4,162 Views 13 Comments

The Constitutional Convention had been due to begin meeting this month but had been delayed due to the search for a chairperson.

The Dredge: Kanye West really, really enjoyed Kim Kardashian's sex tape
# OMG
From The Daily Edge
# OMG

The Dredge: Kanye West really, really enjoyed Kim Kardashian's sex tape

Sep 11th 2012, 8:45 AM 5,923 Views 1 Comment

We get our hands mucky with the best of the morning’s dirt.

Public donations to Concern fall after 2010 emergencies
# Concern
# Concern

Public donations to Concern fall after 2010 emergencies

Jul 30th 2012, 9:21 AM 1,587 Views 4 Comments

NGO’s annual report for 2011 also shows that two members of staff received remunerations of over €95,000 for the year.

Mary Robinson, Tom Arnold appointed to high-level UN child hunger group
# UN
# UN

Mary Robinson, Tom Arnold appointed to high-level UN child hunger group

Apr 11th 2012, 7:15 AM 1,548 Views 7 Comments

The UN Secretary General has invited Mary Robinson and Concern’s Tom Arnold to a high-level international working group aimed at tackling child hunger in the world’s poorest countries.

Column: Haiti is slowly recovering - but criticising aid agencies doesn't help
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Haiti is slowly recovering - but criticising aid agencies doesn't help

Jan 12th 2012, 7:30 AM 19 Views 2 Comments

Aid agencies are criticised for the slow place of recovery in Haiti – but that criticism puzzles Tom Arnold of Concern.

Column: An open letter to the world’s seven billionth child
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: An open letter to the world’s seven billionth child

Oct 31st 2011, 9:30 AM 69 Views 51 Comments

As the world’s population officially hits 7,000,000,000, Tom Arnold of Concern tells today’s baby what lies in store.