# mary-mcaleese - Thursday 18 June, 2015
The former president says she herself was a J1 student.
# mary-mcaleese - Saturday 23 May, 2015
The Irish people have voted for same-sex marriage but some campaigners deserve a special mention.
# mary-mcaleese - Wednesday 20 May, 2015
Bruce Arnold has spoken out against former President Mary McAleese taking a position in the same-sex marriage referendum.
# mary-mcaleese - Tuesday 19 May, 2015
The former President is calling for a Yes vote in the same sex marriage referendum this Friday.
# mary-mcaleese - Monday 13 April, 2015
It’s the former Irish president’s first public comments about the issue since the start of the same-sex referendum campaign.
# mary-mcaleese - Saturday 11 April, 2015
Ahead of his fight tonight, we outline the reasons the Limerick native deserves respect.
# mary-mcaleese - Sunday 15 March, 2015
She likes him though.
# mary-mcaleese - Saturday 7 February, 2015
Pope Francis said this week that it’s okay for parents to smack their children.
# mary-mcaleese - Monday 15 December, 2014
Dr McAleese is going to be a professor in Irish studies at the largest Catholic university in the UK.
# mary-mcaleese - Friday 29 August, 2014
An ad for a speaking engagement has been rejected by Australian newspaper ‘The Catholic Weekly’ over the former President having ‘an agenda’.
# mary-mcaleese - Wednesday 20 August, 2014
The Taoiseach is also sporting a goatee by the looks of it.
# mary-mcaleese - Thursday 22 May, 2014
From befriending Tom Cruise to stealing each other’s outfits, our politicians have done it all.
# mary-mcaleese - Wednesday 8 January, 2014
Today everyone’s been talking about a man found dead in Dublin, Jenny Lauren’s €2,000 fine and Mary McAleese on the Catholic Church and homosexuality.
Her comments were welcomed by liberal Redemptorist priest Fr Tony Flannery.
# mary-mcaleese - Wednesday 27 November, 2013
Former President Mary McAleese was one of those who spoke at Fr. Reid’s funeral this afternoon.
# mary-mcaleese - Wednesday 2 October, 2013
Portraits of each Taoiseach, President and Chief Justice are commissioned by the State as a matter of course.
# mary-mcaleese - Monday 29 July, 2013
The President has not yet made an announcement on whether he’ll sign the the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill into law or refer it to the Supreme Court.
# mary-mcaleese - Saturday 27 July, 2013
The Council of State is a little-used and largely unknown body but it takes centre stage as it discusses the abortion bill next week. TheJournal.ie explains what it’s all about…
# mary-mcaleese - Tuesday 18 June, 2013
The EU group chaired by former president Mary McAleese recommended certified and continuous training for university teaching staff.
# mary-mcaleese - Sunday 9 June, 2013
The former president’s work for peace was honoured with the naming of Mary McAleese Boyne Valley Bridge.
# mary-mcaleese - Sunday 10 February, 2013
Former Ireland hooker Shane Byrne had some choice words on the English captain’s “belligerence” in 2003.
# mary-mcaleese - Friday 1 February, 2013
The independent Senator has written to the Seanad Cathaoirleach, who will confirm the resignation on Tuesday.
# mary-mcaleese - Thursday 29 November, 2012
# mary-mcaleese - Tuesday 9 October, 2012
GLEN has “strongly welcomed” the comments the former Irish President made in an interview that will be screened tonight.
In an interview to be broadcast this evening, the former President also discusses gay marriage and discusses her attitude to church governance.
# mary-mcaleese - Thursday 7 June, 2012
The Justice for Magdalenes group said that survivors and family members of survivors met with the Senator to discuss state interaction with the Magdalene Laundries.
# mary-mcaleese - Friday 27 January, 2012
And the award for Fair Play in Sport goes to… none of this lot.
# mary-mcaleese - Sunday 1 January, 2012
The first day of 2012: peace prize for the McAleeses, the Phoenix Park has a big birthday, testing times in Iran, Titanic memories and a sneak peek at what will be hot in 2012…
Mary and Martin McAleese were named as the recipients of the award for their work in promoting peace and reconciliation in Ireland and abroad.
# mary-mcaleese - Saturday 31 December, 2011
From #aras11 to #ge11, from Ireland’s economic black hole to the controversial household charge: We bring you all the important numbers of 2011.
# mary-mcaleese - Monday 28 November, 2011
Mrs Kenny passed away last Saturday, aged 93.
# mary-mcaleese - Friday 18 November, 2011
# mary-mcaleese - Friday 11 November, 2011
The ninth President of Ireland in his finest ceremonial hour…
The full text of the address given by Taoiseach Enda Kenny at the inauguration of Michael D Higgins as the ninth President of Ireland today.
A ceremony will take place at Dublin Castle later today.
# mary-mcaleese - Thursday 10 November, 2011
On the eve of November 11, writer and film-maker Liam Nolan questions the continued resentment towards the wearing of the poppy of remembrance – especially in light of loss of Irish life in the two world wars.
As it is the last day of President Mary McAleese’s time in office, we have taken a look back at the highlights of her two-term presidency.
The current President of Ireland’s 14-year tenure is drawing to a close – how do you think she has managed the role over that time?
As President Mary McAleese enjoys her final day in office, we look back at some of the sporting highlights of her 14 years in the Áras.