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#courage

# courage - Friday 13 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Former minister Pat Carey on being gay: ‘Colleagues sometimes unwittingly said hurtful things’ Former Minister

Former minister Pat Carey on being gay: ‘Colleagues sometimes unwittingly said hurtful things’

“To be frank about it I didn’t have the courage, the confidence to talk about it to a wider audience, maybe. I’m sorry about that.”

# courage - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie He saved lives during the Paris attacks – now he’s been granted citizenship Courage

He saved lives during the Paris attacks – now he’s been granted citizenship

Lassana Bathily, from Mali, told people to go into the freezer during the attack on the kosher supermarket.

# courage - Thursday 8 January, 2015

‘It’s a pure rugby decision. You’ve got to admire his balls’ – O’Gara praises Hanrahan

ROG says he understands why the 22-year-old has backed himself by making the switch to the Premiership.

# courage - Thursday 17 July, 2014

‘Have the courage to be yourself’ – Michael Sam’s moving awards speech

The NFL’s first openly gay player delivered inspiring words at the ESPY ceremony last night.

Was this the bravest individual effort of this year’s Tour de France?

Andrew Talansky finished over 30 minutes behind the stage winner.

# courage - Sunday 13 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Australia’s five-time Olympic gold medallist Ian Thorpe reveals he is gay Courage

Australia’s five-time Olympic gold medallist Ian Thorpe reveals he is gay

The swimmer said he had “wanted to come out” for some time, but didn’t feel as if he could make the admission.

# courage - Saturday 19 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Why women love Sheryl Sandberg: ‘She just makes sense’ Cult Status

Why women love Sheryl Sandberg: ‘She just makes sense’

The billionaire was in town this week and the crowd loved her. But what makes Sheryl Sandberg the rock star of the business world.

# courage - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Dublin man becomes oldest to complete the North Channel Swim

Fergal Somerville spent over 12 hours in open water while raising money for the Irish Cancer Society last weekend.

# courage - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Vincent Kompany played on with a concussion last night Warrior This post contains videos

Vincent Kompany played on with a concussion last night

Not your average footballer, the Belgium captain.

# courage - Saturday 3 November, 2012

Barca coach: Real not brave enough to play youngsters

The Catalan club are never afraid to give youth its chance, but they can’t say the same for their biggest rivals.

# courage - Monday 15 October, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Nick Leeson: I’m not a motivational speaker. THIS GUY is. Opinion

Nick Leeson: I’m not a motivational speaker. THIS GUY is.

Former trader Nick Leeson is a regular on the after-dinner speaking circuit – but he was blown away by the story of Aron Ralston, with whom he recently shared a stage…

# courage - Thursday 22 March, 2012

7/7 survivor vying for Paralympics spot

Martine Wright lost both legs in the London bombings but has made a remarkable journey to be on the verge of competing at August’s games.

# courage - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

The long road back: Cork hurler facing up to his biggest challenge

Former intermediate hurling star Des Fitzgerald suffered temporary paralysis playing for Charleville in October but a hunger to get back to his old self drives him on.

# courage - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Dunne commends brave Given following Swansea performance

The defender has praised his Ireland teammate for his exemplary performance on Sunday.