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by lostexpectation
Fri Mar 18, 2011 9:31 am
Forum: Political Discussions
Topic: Queen to visit Ireland
Replies: 44
Views: 21367

Re: Queen to visit Ireland

i think that many or the type here that feel strongly about things about everything, I think this indifference is this mistaken idea that you have to distance yourself from the likes of the 32 county sovereignty movement and supporters of the Real and continuity IRA who commit acts of terrorism and ...
by lostexpectation
Fri Mar 18, 2011 9:06 am
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Ruairi Quinn plans forum on removing Catholic Patronage
Replies: 147
Views: 72811

Re: Ruairi Quinn plans forum on removing Catholic Patronage

http://www.rte.ie/news/2011/0311/quinnr.html

don't like this interview, its all up to the church to choose, and the catholic parents.

one still needs to tackle the whole concept of patronage
by lostexpectation
Fri Mar 11, 2011 2:33 am
Forum: Political Discussions
Topic: Queen to visit Ireland
Replies: 44
Views: 21367

Re: Queen to visit Ireland

where did all these indifferent monarchists come from?
by lostexpectation
Fri Mar 04, 2011 4:09 pm
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Be Honest to Godless - Census Campaign launched
Replies: 27
Views: 12556

Re: Be Honest to Godless - Census Campaign launched

This article seems relevant The general jist of the article is that some think it doesnt matter how many people tick "no religion" it will have zero affect on government policies. http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/belief/2011/mar/04/census-religion-humanist-policy so what are the pro-religiou...
by lostexpectation
Thu Feb 17, 2011 4:15 am
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Interview RTE Primetime
Replies: 49
Views: 18173

Re: Interview RTE Primetime

is it amusing to be continuesly called "irate" tulip?, you seem very reasonable people really need to stop quoting the archbishop of dublin as if its some clever debating tactic to quote your 'opponent' in support of you, he wants pluralism not secularism and pluralism in ireland is catholic monopoly.
by lostexpectation
Thu Feb 17, 2011 2:08 am
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Islam v Atheism debate Mon 14 Feb, Galway
Replies: 11
Views: 5060

Re: Islam v Atheism debate Mon 14 Feb, Galway

he is a rent a speaker, college societies specialize in this, getting in speakers who have nothing to do with Ireland and are just out to cause some controversy and promote the arranger's political career. I'll correct myself, would it not be better to get somebody from Ireland who's actually dealin...
by lostexpectation
Wed Feb 16, 2011 8:59 pm
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Islam v Atheism debate Mon 14 Feb, Galway
Replies: 11
Views: 5060

Re: Islam v Atheism debate 6.30 today, Mon 14 Feb, Galway

much prefer if you didn't get rent a speaker from some other country, would it not be better to get somebody from Ireland who's actually dealing with the issues here day to day, if you need to be so blunt as have a debate on Islam Versus Atheism? It's an NUIG event. Go and shake your fist at them. ...
by lostexpectation
Mon Feb 14, 2011 10:01 pm
Forum: Political Discussions
Topic: Educate Together Election Lobbying Responses
Replies: 0
Views: 1753

Educate Together Election Lobbying Responses

Educate Together have also ask candidates for their views * Give parents choice at Primary Level * Protect Education Budgets * Stop targeting marginalised and vulnerable children * Open Educate Together Second Level Schools * Build permanent schools and phase out prefabs http://www.educatetogether.i...
by lostexpectation
Mon Feb 14, 2011 8:28 pm
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Islam v Atheism debate Mon 14 Feb, Galway
Replies: 11
Views: 5060

Re: Islam v Atheism debate 6.30 today, Mon 14 Feb, Galway

much prefer if you didn't get rent a speaker from some other country, would it not be better to get somebody from Ireland who's actually dealing with the issues here day to day, if you need to be so blunt as have a debate on Islam Versus Atheism?