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# vote - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Canadian MPs vote to legalise cannabis for recreational use
# Canada
# Canada

Canadian MPs vote to legalise cannabis for recreational use

Jun 19th 2018, 7:31 AM 17,571 Views 57 Comments

Legalising weed was a 2015 campaign promise of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

# vote - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Argentina takes a massive step towards legalised abortions
# Buenos Aires
# Buenos Aires

Argentina takes a massive step towards legalised abortions

Jun 14th 2018, 4:11 PM 10,204 Views 31 Comments

The debate has divided Argentine society.

# vote - Friday 8 June, 2018

Presbyterian Church in Ireland votes against allowing gay couples to be full members
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Presbyterian Church in Ireland votes against allowing gay couples to be full members

Jun 8th 2018, 1:37 PM 21,915 Views 75 Comments

The policy also prevents the children of same-sex couples from being baptised in the church.

# vote - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Tears, relief and pride: A day in the RDS count centre
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

Tears, relief and pride: A day in the RDS count centre

May 26th 2018, 8:00 PM 13,255 Views 76 Comments

We spoke to people on both sides of the campaign as the results were counted at the RDS centre yesterday.

The country has voted in the Eighth Amendment referendum - Here's what to expect from the day
# Yes Or No
# Yes Or No

The country has voted in the Eighth Amendment referendum - Here's what to expect from the day

May 26th 2018, 7:00 AM 34,477 Views 68 Comments

With all the votes cast, all that’s left is to count them.

# vote - Friday 25 May, 2018

Poll: Do you think Ireland will repeal or retain the Eighth Amendment?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think Ireland will repeal or retain the Eighth Amendment?

May 25th 2018, 10:11 AM 90,320 Views 245 Comments

More than 3.2 million people are registered to vote in today’s referendum.

Wicklow Council tells woman she can't vote today due to an 'administrative error'
# Referendum
# Referendum

Wicklow Council tells woman she can't vote today due to an 'administrative error'

May 25th 2018, 6:10 AM 29,148 Views 73 Comments

The woman sent in all relevant documents by the deadline, but the council said she could not be added to the supplementary register.

# vote - Thursday 24 May, 2018

RTÉ to announce result of Eighth Referendum exit poll on tomorrow's Late Late Show
# Exit Poll
# Exit Poll

RTÉ to announce result of Eighth Referendum exit poll on tomorrow's Late Late Show

May 24th 2018, 12:14 PM 74,058 Views 199 Comments

The exit poll will interview 3,000 people immediately after they have voted.

Poll: Do you think employees should be given time off to vote tomorrow?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think employees should be given time off to vote tomorrow?

May 24th 2018, 9:24 AM 34,039 Views 148 Comments

Polls will open at 7am and close at 10pm.

Don't be confused at the ballot box - you're voting on the 36th Amendment tomorrow
# 8thRef
# 8thRef

Don't be confused at the ballot box - you're voting on the 36th Amendment tomorrow

May 24th 2018, 6:05 AM 85,559 Views 143 Comments

The Eighth Amendment won’t be mentioned on the ballot paper.

# vote - Monday 21 May, 2018

Up to 125,000 people register to vote ahead of Eighth Amendment referendum
# This Friday
# This Friday

Up to 125,000 people register to vote ahead of Eighth Amendment referendum

May 21st 2018, 6:10 AM 23,364 Views 55 Comments

The National Youth Council of Ireland says new figures represent an “unprecedented surge of voter registration”.

# vote - Sunday 20 May, 2018

Micheál Martin: 'The argument is that if we legislate for abortion we'll become like England. That's not true. This is Ireland'
# Interview
# Interview

Micheál Martin: 'The argument is that if we legislate for abortion we'll become like England. That's not true. This is Ireland'

May 20th 2018, 12:05 AM 33,226 Views 286 Comments

Martin describes himself as pro-life, but he said as a legislator, he has to face the reality of the situation.

# vote - Saturday 19 May, 2018

'We all have to get up on the 26th and live together again': On the trail with the 'Yes' and 'No' TDs of Fianna Fáil
# Rebel City
# Rebel City

'We all have to get up on the 26th and live together again': On the trail with the 'Yes' and 'No' TDs of Fianna Fáil

May 19th 2018, 1:28 PM 11,828 Views 138 Comments

More than half of the Fianna Fáil parliamentary party are backing a No vote next week.

# vote - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

The deadline to register to vote is today, here's what you need to know
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

The deadline to register to vote is today, here's what you need to know

May 8th 2018, 1:45 PM 61,375 Views 81 Comments

It’s not too late to register but you need to get your skates on.

# vote - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Tens of thousands of young people could miss deadline to register to vote
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

Tens of thousands of young people could miss deadline to register to vote

May 5th 2018, 6:00 AM 32,399 Views 61 Comments

Some 27,000 students have registered in recent months.

# vote - Friday 27 April, 2018

Explainer: There are two seats up for grabs in the Seanad today - here's what you need to know
# Secret Ballot
# Secret Ballot

Explainer: There are two seats up for grabs in the Seanad today - here's what you need to know

Apr 27th 2018, 6:10 AM 12,927 Views 21 Comments

Members of the Dáil and the Seanad will be voting by secret ballot.

# vote - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Here's how to register to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum
# Vote Vote Vote
# Vote Vote Vote

Here's how to register to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum

Apr 25th 2018, 8:30 PM 24,458 Views 46 Comments

Time is running out.

# vote - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

McDonald: 'I would prefer if Peadar Tóibín was not speaking out on abortion in this way'
# Abortion Referendum
# Abortion Referendum

McDonald: 'I would prefer if Peadar Tóibín was not speaking out on abortion in this way'

Apr 24th 2018, 8:30 PM 21,890 Views 75 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader said party members that vote against party policy in the Dáil will face consequences.

# vote - Monday 23 April, 2018

Vote again on Brexit, Jurgen Klopp urges
# Advice
From The42
# Advice

Vote again on Brexit, Jurgen Klopp urges

Apr 23rd 2018, 10:43 PM 13,113 Views 20 Comments

The 50-year-old says the British people were sold short in the original campaign in 2016.

# vote - Friday 30 March, 2018

How to get ready to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum
# Check The Register
# Check The Register

How to get ready to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum

Mar 30th 2018, 7:45 AM 29,917 Views 137 Comments

We have everything you need to know.

# vote - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Dáil votes to abolish Strategic Communications Unit
# Scu
# Scu

Dáil votes to abolish Strategic Communications Unit

Mar 22nd 2018, 5:48 PM 32,453 Views 134 Comments

A total of 85 TDs voted in favour of the motion.

# vote - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Belfast student seeks rights for Irish citizens in Northern Ireland to be allowed vote in Eighth referendum
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

Belfast student seeks rights for Irish citizens in Northern Ireland to be allowed vote in Eighth referendum

Mar 14th 2018, 7:44 PM 16,285 Views 62 Comments

The matter has been adjourned until 9 April.

# vote - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Government releases wording of what will replace the Eighth Amendment if referendum passes
# Abortion
# Abortion

Government releases wording of what will replace the Eighth Amendment if referendum passes

Mar 8th 2018, 12:34 PM 31,180 Views 211 Comments

The date has not yet been announced.

# vote - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Step into the archives and look back at the incredible year of 1918
# Snapshot Of Ireland
# Snapshot Of Ireland

Step into the archives and look back at the incredible year of 1918

Feb 11th 2018, 8:45 AM 14,584 Views 38 Comments

This week we brought you the story of Ireland 100 years ago.

# vote - Thursday 8 February, 2018

This Waterford woman's diary shows us what life was like in Ireland 100 years ago
# Centenary
# Centenary

This Waterford woman's diary shows us what life was like in Ireland 100 years ago

Feb 8th 2018, 8:00 AM 30,316 Views 14 Comments

It was written by Rosamond Jacob, a feminist and suffragist.

# vote - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Fighting for equality: The life of Hanna Sheehy Skeffington
# Votes For Women
# Votes For Women

Fighting for equality: The life of Hanna Sheehy Skeffington

Feb 7th 2018, 8:10 AM 12,459 Views 25 Comments

The suffragette smashed a window at Dublin Castle in 1912.

# vote - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Poll: Would you vote for Irexit?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you vote for Irexit?

Feb 4th 2018, 10:01 AM 96,057 Views 361 Comments

Nigel Farage believes there’s a ‘gap’ in Ireland’s political market which could be filled by an anti-EU political force.

# vote - Monday 1 January, 2018

After 10 years, Ireland is to finally ratify UN Convention on rights of people with disabilities
# February
# February

After 10 years, Ireland is to finally ratify UN Convention on rights of people with disabilities

Jan 1st 2018, 7:30 AM 12,686 Views 14 Comments

A Dáil vote on the issue is expected in February.

# vote - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

Poll: Who was Ireland's best rugby player in 2017?
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

Poll: Who was Ireland's best rugby player in 2017?

Dec 26th 2017, 7:00 AM 13,817 Views 31 Comments

We’ve narrowed the shortlist down to five.

# vote - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Catalans are voting in a decisive election today that could mark a turning point
# Decision Time
# Decision Time

Catalans are voting in a decisive election today that could mark a turning point

Dec 21st 2017, 8:19 AM 7,995 Views 19 Comments

The region takes to the polls to decide between pro-independence parties and those wanting to remain part of Spain.

# vote - Monday 18 December, 2017

Taoiseach says ministers will be allowed 'dissent' on Eighth Amendment
# 2018 Referendum
# 2018 Referendum

Taoiseach says ministers will be allowed 'dissent' on Eighth Amendment

Dec 18th 2017, 8:55 PM 15,244 Views 152 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar added that his own personal views wouldn’t decide what stance the Cabinet takes.

# vote - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Theresa May suffers big defeat on Brexit, with own MPs rebelling against her
# Brexit
# Brexit

Theresa May suffers big defeat on Brexit, with own MPs rebelling against her

Dec 13th 2017, 9:10 PM 31,227 Views 86 Comments

The defeat means MPs will have a final vote on any deal before the UK leaves the EU.

Eighth Amendment committee to vote on repealing the Eighth today
# Abortion Laws
# Abortion Laws

Eighth Amendment committee to vote on repealing the Eighth today

Dec 13th 2017, 6:00 AM 6,418 Views 51 Comments

After the vote, the committee will begin drafting a report on its recommendations.

# vote - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Markievicz exhibit among celebration of 100 years since women's right to vote
# Female Vote
# Female Vote

Markievicz exhibit among celebration of 100 years since women's right to vote

Nov 21st 2017, 1:44 PM 10,706 Views 32 Comments

Republican leader Markievicz will also be celebrated in the UK as the first woman elected to the UK House of Commons.

# vote - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Poll: Will homelessness affect how you vote?
# Vote
# Vote

Poll: Will homelessness affect how you vote?

Nov 16th 2017, 9:39 AM 31,357 Views 173 Comments

There are currently 8,374 people staying in State-funding emergency accommodation, including 3,124 children.

# vote - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Australians have voted Yes for same-sex marriage laws
# Yes To Love
# Yes To Love

Australians have voted Yes for same-sex marriage laws

Nov 14th 2017, 11:09 PM 18,278 Views 157 Comments

The results of a non-binding postal survey were announced this evening – paving the way for laws to be brought in.

# vote - Friday 27 October, 2017

Catalonia crisis: Spain poised to impose direct rule on the region today
# Catalonia
# Catalonia

Catalonia crisis: Spain poised to impose direct rule on the region today

Oct 27th 2017, 7:20 AM 6,876 Views 14 Comments

The Spanish Senate will meet at 8am Irish time to vote to depose Catalonia’s government.

# vote - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Spain's King Felipe VI declares Catalan vote illegal and warns against unrest
# Catalonia
# Catalonia

Spain's King Felipe VI declares Catalan vote illegal and warns against unrest

Oct 3rd 2017, 9:18 PM 16,624 Views 86 Comments

Spanish police have been criticised for violent scenes during Sunday’s referendum.

# vote - Friday 29 September, 2017

Catalonia referendum: Tractors roll in and buildings occupied to support independence vote
# Independence
# Independence

Catalonia referendum: Tractors roll in and buildings occupied to support independence vote

Sep 29th 2017, 10:37 PM 14,493 Views 61 Comments

Authorities in Madrid have instructed police to ensure no votes are cast in Sunday’s vote.

# vote - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Trump's son-in-law has been registered as a female voter for 8 years - reports
# Jared Kushner
# Jared Kushner

Trump's son-in-law has been registered as a female voter for 8 years - reports

Sep 28th 2017, 7:51 AM 42,075 Views 56 Comments

The screenshot, published by Wired, is not the first time the young statesman has fallen foul of bureaucracy.