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by Tulip1
Fri Sep 14, 2012 8:10 pm
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: You know that feeling you used to get when you missed mass?
Replies: 4
Views: 3710

Re: You know that feeling you used to get when you missed mass?

We do Christmas, Easter and Saint Nicolas (I am Dutch) with all the things except religion.
by Tulip1
Sat Sep 08, 2012 8:17 am
Forum: Off Topic, everything else.
Topic: Turn Off the Red Light Campaign
Replies: 8
Views: 6072

Re: Turn Off the Red Light Campaign

Holland tackled the problem of human trafficking by legalising the brothels. This means they are inspected for health and safety and pay tax etc. etc. This stopped illegal woman being forced into prostitution in Holland all workers need a social security number. However it can be also be the case t...
by Tulip1
Sun Sep 02, 2012 4:42 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Hey
Replies: 9
Views: 6862

Re: Hey

theist wrote:Religious people can join as well
LOL indeed they can!
by Tulip1
Sun Sep 02, 2012 4:41 pm
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Need some help and advice pls
Replies: 7
Views: 4913

Re: Need some help and advice pls

It really depends on the school as Irish law does not provide for any responsibility on the schools part. Our school told us to come and get our child and supervise him ourself during the RE class but as Puck showed in some schools people have no problems. Let us know how you get on. They cannot ref...
by Tulip1
Sat Sep 01, 2012 8:30 am
Forum: Off Topic, everything else.
Topic: Turn Off the Red Light Campaign
Replies: 8
Views: 6072

Re: Turn Off the Red Light Campaign

Holland tackled the problem of human trafficking by legalising the brothels. This means they are inspected for health and safety and pay tax etc. etc. This stopped illegal woman being forced into prostitution in Holland all workers need a social security number. However it can be also be the case th...
by Tulip1
Sat Sep 01, 2012 8:18 am
Forum: Science and Scepticism
Topic: Marijuana damaging to kids and teenagers?
Replies: 4
Views: 4529

Re: Marijuana damaging to kids and teenagers?

I wonder when they compare it to damage alcohol does.

It never stops to amaze me that these studies always focus on the illegal varieties of drugs.
by Tulip1
Sat Sep 01, 2012 8:10 am
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Need some help and advice pls
Replies: 7
Views: 4913

Re: Need some help and advice pls

You can get a grant for travel costs for your child to an Educate Together School. The school is allowed under Irish law to discriminate against people who are not catholic. However they normally accept other and non religious people and they can opt out of religion classes. Sadly this means normall...
by Tulip1
Wed Aug 15, 2012 4:03 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Hey
Replies: 9
Views: 6862

Re: Hey

welcome!
by Tulip1
Wed Jul 18, 2012 10:28 am
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Atheist Ireland starting community outreach group
Replies: 9
Views: 13279

Re: Atheist Ireland starting community outreach group

Great Idea!! I will try and make it to the meeting.
by Tulip1
Sun Jun 24, 2012 9:51 pm
Forum: Rules and Guidelines
Topic: Grúpaí Aindiachaithe le Gaeilge
Replies: 23
Views: 19244

Re: Grúpaí Aindiachaithe le Gaeilge

As a foreigner I have no idea what you wrote and I think that keeping Irish alive is a good thing. I am not sure why you want to mix that with atheism as I can not understand your post. Being Dutch myself I always found it important that when there is a message to be brought over to do it in a langu...