Category: Ireland

‘start-drilling-my-teeth-they-were-so-painful’:-college-apologizes-for-professor’s-unmuted-insults-to-their-students
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Dec
2020

‘Start Drilling My Teeth They Were So Painful’: College Apologizes For Professor’s Unmuted Insults To Their Students‘Start Drilling My Teeth They Were So Painful’: College Apologizes For Professor’s Unmuted Insults To Their Students

December 15, 2020 11:51 AM ET Two Irish lecturers were reportedly caught on a video meeting insulting their own students following their virtual presentations. The two lecturers at the Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology were caught on unmuted Zoom microphones, harshly criticizing their own students following the completion of their online presentations, according to a Tuesday report […]

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school-bans-female-leggings-and-track-pants-so-as-not-to-‘distract’-staff-members
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Nov
2020

School Bans Female Leggings And Track Pants So As Not To ‘Distract’ Staff MembersSchool Bans Female Leggings And Track Pants So As Not To ‘Distract’ Staff Members

An Irish preparatory school is being slammed by parents and students after they told female students they were banned from wearing track pants and leggings, The New York Post reported. Presentation College Carlow located in Carlow, Ireland just south of Dublin, reportedly told female students during a school assembly that they were no longer allowed […]

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Nov
2020

REPORT: Man Pleads Guilty To Trying To Blow Up ATM, Almost Causing Catastrophic ExplosionREPORT: Man Pleads Guilty To Trying To Blow Up ATM, Almost Causing Catastrophic Explosion

November 18, 2020 5:13 PM ET A man almost caused a massive explosion while reportedly trying to blow up an ATM machine on August 2, The Irish Times reports. Evan Stubbins pled guilty to possessing an oxy-propane cutting tool, a lighter, and various other tools with the intention of endangering life or causing serious injury […]

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irish-man-sentenced-after-reportedly-sending-sexually-explicit,-graphically-violent-texts-to-his-niece-for-half-a-decade
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Nov
2020

Irish Man Sentenced After Reportedly Sending Sexually Explicit, Graphically Violent Texts To His Niece For Half A DecadeIrish Man Sentenced After Reportedly Sending Sexually Explicit, Graphically Violent Texts To His Niece For Half A Decade

A man was sentenced to a year in prison by a judge out of Letterkenny Circuit Court in County Donegal, Ireland, for his five-year-long anonymous campaign of sending sexually explicit and violent text messages, according to the Irish Times. 68-year-old Martin Hughes reportedly sent his niece, Michelle Doherty, threatening messages regularly from 2011 to 2016 […]

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ireland-as-an-imperialist-country
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Jul
2020

Ireland as an imperialist countryIreland as an imperialist country

Submitted by George Callaghan… In Ireland it is the love that dare not speak its name: imperialism. We Irish are one of the most imperialistic peoples on the globe. Many a philodox will tell you that we were not imperialists. Ireland has not been an imperialistic country on its own. Usually we have been imperialists […]

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canada-loses-un-security-council-election-after-schmoozing-voters-at-celine-dion-concert,-spending-$1.74-million
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Jun
2020

Canada Loses UN Security Council Election After Schmoozing Voters At Celine Dion Concert, Spending $1.74 MillionCanada Loses UN Security Council Election After Schmoozing Voters At Celine Dion Concert, Spending $1.74 Million

June 18, 2020 12:16 AM ET Canada lost its bid for a seat on the United Nations Security Council to Ireland and Norway on Wednesday after the spending nearly $1.74 million on their campaign, BBC reported. In their attempt to garner votes, Canada took diplomats to a Céline Dion concert while Ireland treated guests to […]

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