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by mkaobrih
Wed May 16, 2012 2:15 pm
Forum: Recommend Atheist Books, Films and DVDs
Topic: Books I am reading or about to read
Replies: 23
Views: 13866

Re: Books I am reading or about to read

I'm nearly finished The Authoritarians by Bob Altemeyer (non fiction). It has some interesting theories about the rise of religious fundamentalism and right wing authoritarianism. He is allowing it to be downloaded for free. Here's a link to the uni website if anyone is interested. http://home.cc.um...
by mkaobrih
Mon Apr 30, 2012 12:13 pm
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Teenage girl refused place at school following pregnancy
Replies: 14
Views: 7862

Teenage girl refused place at school following pregnancy

http://www.rte.ie/news/2012/0430/teenage-girl-refused-school-place-over-pregnancy.html A school has been asked to apologise to a teenager who was refused a place on the grounds that the school "was not a haven for young pregnant people or for young mothers". The girl applied twice to the lay-owned C...
by mkaobrih
Tue Apr 17, 2012 2:27 pm
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Members Area - Joining Atheist Ireland
Replies: 68
Views: 37489

Re: Members Area - Joining Atheist Ireland

Is it working now? - I've added you to the members group.
by mkaobrih
Tue Apr 17, 2012 2:07 pm
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Members Area - Joining Atheist Ireland
Replies: 68
Views: 37489

Re: Members Area - Joining Atheist Ireland

I'm not sure I understand. How are you posting here if you cant log on? Is it the members area on the front page that you can't access or the members forum?
by mkaobrih
Tue Apr 17, 2012 11:31 am
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Members Area - Joining Atheist Ireland
Replies: 68
Views: 37489

Re: Members Area - Joining Atheist Ireland

ptferg wrote:Two weeks ago I paid up to be a member of AI but have not been able to login. I have emailed but have not had a reply. Just wondering if anybody knows what the issue may be.
Can you login now?
by mkaobrih
Tue Apr 17, 2012 11:19 am
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Members Area - Joining Atheist Ireland
Replies: 68
Views: 37489

Re: Members Area - Joining Atheist Ireland

yellowfish wrote:Can not enter the chat room this morning, Is this the quickest ban in AI history :)
I'm afraid the chat room feature has been out of commission for the last few months.
by mkaobrih
Sat Apr 14, 2012 6:15 pm
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Members Area - Joining Atheist Ireland
Replies: 68
Views: 37489

Re: Members Area - Joining Atheist Ireland

dugges our FO is the one to ask about that - Welcome aboard :)
by mkaobrih
Tue Apr 10, 2012 7:29 pm
Forum: Off Topic, everything else.
Topic: Pets pics
Replies: 54
Views: 26915

Re: Pets pics

chemicals wrote:
mkaobrih wrote: the cat has already destroyed the furniture. .

:lol: bad moggy !
She's not a year old and had gutted our new leather couch :( and completely ignores her scratching post.
by mkaobrih
Tue Apr 10, 2012 12:16 pm
Forum: Off Topic, everything else.
Topic: Pets pics
Replies: 54
Views: 26915

Re: Pets pics

Two separate friends of mine foster puppies and kittens so I get to see loads of them, it's brilliant! Get the puppies something good to chew on to help their teething, otherwise they'll chew on anything in sight. What breed of dog are they? They are a mix between a black short hair lab retriever (...
by mkaobrih
Tue Apr 10, 2012 7:26 am
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Predictions for Forum on Patronage Report?
Replies: 15
Views: 5677

Re: Predictions for Forum on Patronage Report?

cant find a link on the education.ie site but the IT is reporting it's findings http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/breaking/2012/0410/breaking1.html No 'big bang' on schools patronage Changes to school patronage should be implemented in a phased way with no “big bang” approach, according to the rep...