Monthly Archives: March 2018

Young People, Alcohol and Sex: What’s consent got to do with it?’.

  Title: Young People, Alcohol and Sex: What’s consent got to do with it?’. Authors: School of Psychology, National University of Ireland, Galway And CORA (Community-Engaged Research in Action) Commissioned by Rape Crisis Network Ireland (RCNI), Jan 28th, 2014 Full … Continue reading

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Thought It Was Consensual Is A Valid Defence In Rape Cases- Sickening!

Never assume consent!!  if she freezes, says nothing and cries, this is not consent. It is not sex, it is rape! The lads in the street know this but it is still a defense in rape trails. I thought she … Continue reading

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Fur Coat and No Knickers By Louise G Cole

Louise G Cole is a poet and writer from Co Roscommon and the new winner of THE Hennessy Literary Awards Fur Coat and No Knickers Drawing breath between tales of dead little brothers and elderly neighbours moved away, my mother … Continue reading

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A Girl That Reads Becomes A Woman That Thinks

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go. Dr.Seuss We lose ourselves in books. We find ourselves there too. Anonymous Between the pages of a book is … Continue reading

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Ireland Wins The Grand Slam 24-15

  Well Done To Our Boys In Green England: 15. Anthony Watson 14. Jonny May 13. Jonathan Joseph 12. Ben Te’o 11. Elliot Daly 10. Owen Farrell 9. Richard Wigglesworth 1. Mako Vunipola 2. Dylan Hartley (captain) 3. Kyle Sinckler … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day By Derek Mahon

St.Patrick’s Day No wise man ever wished to be younger. — Swift 1 Down the long library each marble bust shines unregarded through a shower of dust where a grim ghost paces for exercise in wet weather: nausea, gout, ‘some … Continue reading

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Lá Fhéile Pádraig Sona Dhuit – Happy St.Patrick’s Day

To the land of his master’s a shepherd boy came, But to conquer their hearts not to seek for his fame, And now his blessed name is known all the worldwide, And the glory of Patrick is Ireland’s best pride.

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The Book of Kells

Title: The Book of Kells Publisher: Ireland Of The Welcomes, Online Full Text & Source: Online, The Internet, 17/3/2018 Sample Text: The Book of Kells, one of great treasures of medieval Europe, is an illuminated manuscript Gospel book in … Continue reading

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Great Resources For Kids – Care Advice For Your Pets

With the advent of all the nature, zoo and vet programmes on TV we have all developed an interest into the secret live of animals. Here are a number of resources on the selection and care of domestic pets and … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day To All The Mums Out There

      A Mother A Mother is one who understands the things you say and do Who always overlooks your faults and sees the best in you A Mother is one whose special love inspires you day by day. … Continue reading

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Happy International Women’s Day Fellow Women

“I’m proud of the woman I am because I went through a hell of a time becoming her.” “I am your worst fear, I am your best fantasy.” “Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.” Nora … Continue reading

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I Can See Ireland’s Publicians Doing The Same – Don’t Drink & Drive – Get The Self Driving Cars

The Coalition for Future Mobility, which has been lobbying the US government to get self-driving cars on American roads faster, recently signed up four new members. For a group that mainly represents automakers, tech companies, and the ride-sharing industry, one … Continue reading

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Watch Pixar’s Video On Bullying – Lost & Found

    Written and directed by Dave Mullins, Pixar’s animated short film, Lou (2017), was recently nominated for ‘Best Animated Short Film’ at the 90th Academy Awards. The computer animated short was theatrically released alongside Pixar’s Cars 3 on June … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Dr.Seuss

Happy Birthday “Today you are you! that is truer than true! there is no one alive who is you-er than you! shout loud, I am lucky to be what I am! Thank goodness I’m not just a clam or a … Continue reading

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World Book Day – Read A Book Today

1st March 2018 Is World Book Day In Ireland   WBD Books Resources News & Events Inspiration Play & Win Videos About Us   World Book Day Resources For Nursery, Primary & Secondary School Kids :  

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