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#Anthem

# anthem - Thursday 11 June, 2020

US Soccer scraps controversial anthem kneeling ban
# Apology
# Apology

US Soccer scraps controversial anthem kneeling ban

Jun 11th 2020, 7:56 AM 4,194 Views 1 Comment

‘We apologize to our players – especially our black players – staff, fans, and all who support eradicating racism.’

# anthem - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

Thousands of protesters gather in Hong Kong before legislators debate national anthem law
# Hong Kong
From TheJournal.ie
# Hong Kong

Thousands of protesters gather in Hong Kong before legislators debate national anthem law

May 27th 2020, 9:08 AM 6,692 Views 11 Comments

In the Central business district, police shot pepper balls at protesters and searched several people.

# anthem - Friday 16 November, 2018

'I would never condone anyone booing anyone's anthem'
# Controversy
# Controversy

'I would never condone anyone booing anyone's anthem'

Nov 16th 2018, 1:17 AM 13,795 Views 17 Comments

Northern Ireland boss Michael O’Neill was less than impressed with a section of the crowd at the Aviva Stadium on Thursday.

# anthem - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Canadian senate backs a plan to make its national anthem gender neutral
# In All Of Us Command
From TheJournal.ie
# In All Of Us Command

Canadian senate backs a plan to make its national anthem gender neutral

Feb 1st 2018, 4:33 PM 15,936 Views 111 Comments

The bill now awaits royal assent from the governor general to become law.

# anthem - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Dallas Cowboys become latest team to take a knee in opposition to Trump
# Arizona
From TheJournal.ie
# Arizona

Dallas Cowboys become latest team to take a knee in opposition to Trump

Sep 26th 2017, 7:40 AM 33,495 Views 192 Comments

The team’s players knelt before the national anthem last night, before standing and locking arms with owner Jerry Jones during the song itself.

# anthem - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

The right tone: Performing the national anthems at Ireland and England's historic 2007 match
# Anthem
# Anthem

The right tone: Performing the national anthems at Ireland and England's historic 2007 match

Feb 21st 2017, 9:30 PM 19,876 Views 20 Comments

Many people in Ireland worried about how the Croke Park crowd would react to ‘God Save The Queen.’

# anthem - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Shoulder to shoulder: why Ireland's Call became the anthem for rugby's new era
# Anthem
# Anthem

Shoulder to shoulder: why Ireland's Call became the anthem for rugby's new era

Feb 1st 2017, 5:00 PM 24,261 Views 120 Comments

Trevor Ringland and Jim Glennon discuss what the anthem means to them.

# anthem - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

Mickey Harte says GAA flag and anthem changes a possibility
# Issue
# Issue

Mickey Harte says GAA flag and anthem changes a possibility

Jan 3rd 2017, 9:21 AM 5,505 Views 18 Comments

The Tyrone boss believes the move could happen “when the time is right”.

# anthem - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

GAA could limit future use of Irish flag and anthem
# Looking Ahead
# Looking Ahead

GAA could limit future use of Irish flag and anthem

Nov 29th 2016, 9:26 AM 26,289 Views 104 Comments

“The Brexit is going to affect the GAA the same as it’s going to affect everyone else,” president Aogán Ó Fearghail said.

# anthem - Sunday 7 February, 2016

An emotional CJ Stander absolutely belted out Amhrán na bhFiann today
# Pride
# Pride

An emotional CJ Stander absolutely belted out Amhrán na bhFiann today

Feb 7th 2016, 3:35 PM 14,414 Views 52 Comments

The South Africa-born back-row has been learning the anthem in recent weeks.

# anthem - Friday 29 January, 2016

CJ Stander has been learning Amhrán na bhFiann in Ireland camp
# Adopted Irishman
# Adopted Irishman

CJ Stander has been learning Amhrán na bhFiann in Ireland camp

Jan 29th 2016, 5:31 PM 13,637 Views 46 Comments

The Munster captain may make his debut as soon as next weekend.

# anthem - Saturday 21 November, 2015

The Premier League will adopt La Marseillaise in Paris tribute today
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

The Premier League will adopt La Marseillaise in Paris tribute today

Nov 21st 2015, 9:09 AM 2,819 Views 10 Comments

The anthem is to be played again before each of this weekend’s 10 games.

# anthem - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Sinead O'Connor has written a new version of the Irish national anthem
# Time For Change?
From TheJournal.ie
# Time For Change?

Sinead O'Connor has written a new version of the Irish national anthem

Dec 17th 2014, 2:32 PM 30,752 Views 167 Comments

It’s to the tune of Amhrán Na Bhfiann but the lyrics have been changed.

# anthem - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Paddy Barnes wasn't impressed with the anthem after winning gold
# Podium
# Podium

Paddy Barnes wasn't impressed with the anthem after winning gold

Aug 2nd 2014, 5:17 PM 32,723 Views 35 Comments

The 27-year-old beat Devandro Laishram in Glasgow this afternoon.

# anthem - Sunday 13 July, 2014

The defining song of the 2014 World Cup is...
# Anthem
# Anthem

The defining song of the 2014 World Cup is...

Jul 13th 2014, 4:19 PM 5,049 Views 0 Comments

Since Thursday morning, Rio has been humming with Argentinians.

# anthem - Sunday 15 December, 2013

Some Swiss looking to replace national anthem
# Switzerland
From TheJournal.ie
# Switzerland

Some Swiss looking to replace national anthem

Dec 15th 2013, 8:30 PM 14,647 Views 44 Comments

The current anthem, Swiss Psalm, is “a mix between a weather report and a psalm”, say critics.

# anthem - Sunday 1 September, 2013

The latest catchy 'Mayo for Sam' song that will get you in the mood for the All-Ireland final
# Anthem
# Anthem

The latest catchy 'Mayo for Sam' song that will get you in the mood for the All-Ireland final

Sep 1st 2013, 2:35 PM 2,524 Views 3 Comments

Hats off to Mylo and Vinny Kelly!

# anthem - Sunday 24 February, 2013

VIDEO: Swing low sweet modesty as English national anthem gets revealing
# Sweet Chariot
# Sweet Chariot

VIDEO: Swing low sweet modesty as English national anthem gets revealing

Feb 24th 2013, 11:50 AM 3,889 Views 2 Comments

Laura Wright puts the ‘chant’ in chanteuse.

# anthem - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

On song: Khedira defends Loew and players over anthem
# Anthem
# Anthem

On song: Khedira defends Loew and players over anthem

Aug 14th 2012, 6:39 PM 1,750 Views 0 Comments

“To sing the anthem or not has nothing to do with the amount of effort we give on the pitch,” the Real Madrid midfielder said.

# anthem - Friday 29 June, 2012

So, what do you think of Muse's official Olympic anthem?
# London 2012
# London 2012

So, what do you think of Muse's official Olympic anthem?

Jun 29th 2012, 11:27 AM 3,306 Views 17 Comments

It’s in here if you haven’t heard it.

# anthem - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

Ireland's Call - Part Two: Put your questions to the Irish team in New Zealand
# Tough Ask
# Tough Ask

Ireland's Call - Part Two: Put your questions to the Irish team in New Zealand

Jun 13th 2012, 8:48 AM 1,841 Views 13 Comments

Get in touch with us to put your most searching queries to captain Brian O’Driscoll and coach Declan Kidney.

# anthem - Friday 25 May, 2012

WATCH: Is this the worst football anthem ever?
# Unlistenable
# Unlistenable

WATCH: Is this the worst football anthem ever?

May 25th 2012, 10:31 PM 526 Views 3 Comments

A song for Holland’s Euro 2012 campaign has been recorded and we’re not going to lie – it’s appalling.

# anthem - Thursday 24 May, 2012

WATCH: The video for Ireland's latest Euro 2012 anthem
# COYBIG
# COYBIG

WATCH: The video for Ireland's latest Euro 2012 anthem

May 24th 2012, 10:30 PM 490 Views 2 Comments

Another song for the Ireland team, written by the Mulligan Brothers and performed by The Sneaky Ones, is now available.

# anthem - Saturday 12 May, 2012

Honest lyrics: an alternative Euro 2012 song you can believe in
# Ill Thraps
# Ill Thraps

Honest lyrics: an alternative Euro 2012 song you can believe in

May 12th 2012, 2:38 PM 848 Views 0 Comments

We know you’re sick of those corny, cringe-worthy plastic hammer ditty’s, so here’s a more honest anthem to get behind.

# anthem - Friday 27 April, 2012

VIDEO: The Republic of Ireland's official song for Euro 2012
# Altogether Now!
# Altogether Now!

VIDEO: The Republic of Ireland's official song for Euro 2012

Apr 27th 2012, 11:56 AM 6,201 Views 35 Comments

“Make your mother proud, inflate your plastic hammer; Bate your bodhrán loud and learn your Polish grammar…”

# anthem - Sunday 5 February, 2012

Poll: Should the words 'fianna fáil' be dropped from the national anthem?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Should the words 'fianna fáil' be dropped from the national anthem?

Feb 5th 2012, 1:08 PM 7,738 Views 153 Comments

Michael Noonan says the party was founded after the anthem was translated – but should we stop singing the words anyway?

No plans to remove 'Fianna Fáil' from anthem or Defence Forces logo, says govt
# Anthem
From TheJournal.ie
# Anthem

No plans to remove 'Fianna Fáil' from anthem or Defence Forces logo, says govt

Feb 5th 2012, 12:24 PM 5,313 Views 28 Comments

Michael Noonan says the Irish translation of the Soldier’s Song was made before Éamon de Valera founded his political party.

# anthem - Saturday 31 December, 2011

What will happen to Amhrán na bhFiann in 2012?
# Copyright
From TheJournal.ie
# Copyright

What will happen to Amhrán na bhFiann in 2012?

Dec 31st 2011, 2:20 PM 9,137 Views 63 Comments

The copyright expires on Amhran na bhFiann, the Irish national anthem, tomorrow – 70 years after its writer’s death. One TD says she does not want to see it used “as a jingle in an ad”.

# anthem - Friday 7 October, 2011

Men at Work lose bid to prove they didn't copy 'Down Under' flute riff
# Men Who Copied
From The Daily Edge
# Men Who Copied

Men at Work lose bid to prove they didn't copy 'Down Under' flute riff

Oct 7th 2011, 4:24 PM 496 Views 1 Comment

The Aussie band were appealing a judge’s earlier ruling that the group had copied the signature flute melody of “Down Under” from the song “Kookaburra Sits in the Old Gum Tree.”