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Entries Tagged as 'Irish Times'

Iona Institute asking leading questions again

January 12th, 2009 · 10 Comments · Iona Institute, Religious Right Dressed up as research institutes

Image via Wikipedia It’s 2009 and time for another survey from the Iona Institute. A new phone survey is reported in today’s Irish Times but I can’t find any questions on same sex relationships in Patsy McGarry’s report but I’m sure they are there or David Quinn will be inferring them throughout the day when […]


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Junior Minister Beverley Flynn?

January 7th, 2009 · 3 Comments · Irish Media, Irish Politics, Uncategorized

After this week’s performance? Not on yer nelly… (Today’s Irish Times put the Tara St. stiletto in it for her!) but this is Fianna Fail and anything is possible. Dara Calleary T.D. I think your star is shining brightly. It’s not that long since Ms. Flynn was demurely trying to say nothing when asked if […]


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Government receives another standing count

November 14th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

EU Commissioner Margot Wallström reminded her various audiences today that the Irish Government will be reporting to the EU commission/council of ministers next month about how it proposes to solve the Lisbon problem. As bloggers informed her (in what might be described as an extensive post debate huddle) following her interview with Ursula Halligan, that […]


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