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#youth

# youth - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

From The42 Rob Penney: It's humbling and nerve-tinglingly exciting to lead Munster into the Heineken Cup Heineken Cup

Rob Penney: It's humbling and nerve-tinglingly exciting to lead Munster into the Heineken Cup

In the week when ‘chillax’ arrived in Irish politics, the Kiwi coach is so eager for action that he made up a new word.

# youth - Thursday 27 September, 2012

From The42 Fierce battle predicted between young Leinster and Connacht scrum-halves News At Nine

Fierce battle predicted between young Leinster and Connacht scrum-halves

Blues coach Guy Easterby, a vastly experienced Number 9, is delighted with the progress of John Cooney.

# youth - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Column: Young people do care about more than drinking, smoking & fighting

Today’s youth want to be involved in building Ireland’s future, writes Daithí de Buitléir.

# youth - Saturday 8 September, 2012

Labour Youth to hold public meeting on youth unemployment

The seminar which will take place this afternoon will discuss the introduction of a ‘Youth Guarantee’ to tackle the problem.

# youth - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Boy held over armed tiger kidnapping in Limerick

The 16-year-old boy is being held by Gardaí in Limerick following an incident last Sunday.

# youth - Friday 13 July, 2012

From The42 Déise Young Guns: The emerging talents that Waterford hope can deliver a provincial title Munster SHC This post contains images

Déise Young Guns: The emerging talents that Waterford hope can deliver a provincial title

They lost out by 21 points in last year’s Munster final but it’s a different side that Waterford will field in next Sunday’s meeting with Tipperary.

# youth - Thursday 12 July, 2012

Column: Youth drinking problem? Perhaps we should look at ourselves…

The Phoenix Park concert has highlighted the problem of young people and alcohol, writes Fiona Ryan – but the problems caused by parental drinking go largely unremarked.

# youth - Monday 25 June, 2012

VIDEO: New condom campaign launched by HSE Safety First This post contains videos

VIDEO: New condom campaign launched by HSE

“Johnny’s got you covered.”

# youth - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Young Irish leaders of future set to SOAR

Irish youth leadership organisation co-founded by former Clare hurler Tony Griffin hopes to instill self-confidence into a generation.

Most young people 'get sexual health info online' Sex

Most young people 'get sexual health info online'

Where do young people find out about sex, contraceptives and sexually transmitted diseases? A new survey says: from the internet and social media sites.

# youth - Sunday 17 June, 2012

Young people banned from streets of Welsh city at night Keep Off The Streets This post contains a poll

Young people banned from streets of Welsh city at night

New laws bar anyone under 16 from staying out late – but the move has come under fire from children’s groups.

# youth - Friday 25 May, 2012

In pictures: President Higgins launches 'Being Young and Irish' Young And Irish This post contains images

In pictures: President Higgins launches 'Being Young and Irish'

The seminar is the first in a new presidential series.

# youth - Thursday 17 May, 2012

Sports sponsorship by alcohol brands to be phased out

The move has been welcomed by TD Charlie McConalogue, who said that one one night in Donegal, 26 young people were taken to the Emergency Department with alcohol poisoning.

# youth - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Column: We need to force out apathy. Engaging young people is the only way.

Lowering the voting age is just the start, writes Paddy Duffy – and lessons on instilling political values could come from an unexpected place.

# youth - Monday 7 November, 2011

Column: Those caught up in drugs trade deserve what they get? Tell that to Geraldine Noonan

This week, TheJournal.ie’s regular columnist Lisa McInerney wonders why so many young people are naive enough to deal drugs – and why we presume that they are ‘up’ for the penalties…

# youth - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

Column: ‘My family couldn’t look after me’ – life inside a State home

Clíodhna has been in the State childcare system for most of her life. She tells TheJournal.ie about social workers, Christmas shopping, and why she has no regrets.

# youth - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Poll: How old should you be before you get a mobile phone? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How old should you be before you get a mobile phone?

A new survey has shown that over a third of kids aged 8 now owns a mobile. Parents seem happy with this, but what do you think?

One third of 8-year-olds own a mobile phone

A survey of Irish parents, conducted by Tesco Mobile, shows that 37 per cent of kids aged 8 has a mobile.

# youth - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

Poll: Should all legal highs be banned? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should all legal highs be banned?

Sixteen per cent of Irish young people say they’ve tried legal highs, while one third think they should be banned. Have your say…

# youth - Wednesday 1 June, 2011

Column: The minimum wage isn't about equality, it's an unfair tax on young men

Raising the hourly rate will leave Ireland’s marginalised youths on the dole – if it doesn’t force them to leave altogether, writes author and economist Gerard O’Neill.

# youth - Wednesday 11 May, 2011

# youth - Thursday 3 March, 2011

Fewer American teens and young adults are having sex

Comprehensive US study shows the numbers of sexually active teens has dropped – but doesn’t explain why.