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#Sectarianism

# sectarianism - Thursday 21 February, 2019

Kilmarnock manager Steve Clarke calls out Rangers fans for 'Fenian bastard' chants
# Sectarianism
# Sectarianism

Kilmarnock manager Steve Clarke calls out Rangers fans for 'Fenian bastard' chants

Feb 21st 2019, 9:39 AM 9,279 Views 30 Comments

‘Where are we living in? The dark ages?’

# sectarianism - Monday 18 February, 2019

'A step too far' - Kilmarnock striker Boyd blasts Celtic fans after being hit by a coin
# Criticism
# Criticism

'A step too far' - Kilmarnock striker Boyd blasts Celtic fans after being hit by a coin

Feb 18th 2019, 2:30 PM 7,248 Views 6 Comments

‘We’re led to believe they’re the greatest fans in the world,’ said the former Rangers man after yesterday’s defeat to the Hoops.

# sectarianism - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

Unionists condemn 'evil' Swastika flown near Loyalist bonfire
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# Marching Season

Unionists condemn 'evil' Swastika flown near Loyalist bonfire

Jul 8th 2015, 10:16 PM 19,900 Views 94 Comments

The incident came one day after graffiti threatening to “crucify” Catholics in Belfast.

# sectarianism - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Anti-IRA chants are not illegal, says English football supporters' organisation
# Tensions Rising
# Tensions Rising

Anti-IRA chants are not illegal, says English football supporters' organisation

Apr 2nd 2015, 6:23 PM 28,287 Views 50 Comments

It was reported that many of England’s 2,000 fans took part in abusive chanting during Tuesday’s friendly against Italy in Turin.

# sectarianism - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

GAA President - 'We abhor any form of abuse of our players, whether it be racial or sectarian'
# In The Dock
# In The Dock

GAA President - 'We abhor any form of abuse of our players, whether it be racial or sectarian'

Jan 27th 2015, 3:03 PM 10,650 Views 0 Comments

‘We abhor any form of abuse of our players,’ says GAA President Liam O’Neill.

# sectarianism - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Gerry Adams says sorry for calling some unionists 'b******s'
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# Mea Culpa

Gerry Adams says sorry for calling some unionists 'b******s'

Nov 25th 2014, 12:00 PM 21,545 Views 209 Comments

He made the comment at a meeting in Enniskillen.

# sectarianism - Saturday 22 November, 2014

'Curry my yoghurt’ DUP MP says he would treat Irish Language Act 'like toilet paper'
# Toilet Humour
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# Toilet Humour

'Curry my yoghurt’ DUP MP says he would treat Irish Language Act 'like toilet paper'

Nov 22nd 2014, 9:07 PM 58,152 Views 182 Comments

Gregory Campbell also joked about his earlier controversial comments.

# sectarianism - Friday 10 October, 2014

Mother of child with "Kill All Taigs" painted on her face may be prosecuted
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# File Prepared

Mother of child with "Kill All Taigs" painted on her face may be prosecuted

Oct 10th 2014, 8:48 AM 44,773 Views 106 Comments

New pictures have also emerged appearing to show the child’s cheeks being painted by an unknown woman.

# sectarianism - Friday 3 October, 2014

Another Orange Hall has been destroyed by a fire in Co Donegal
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# Orange Order

Another Orange Hall has been destroyed by a fire in Co Donegal

Oct 3rd 2014, 8:30 PM 22,661 Views 230 Comments

Arsonists also tried to burn down a Presbyterian church in the same town.

'Nothing republican about it' - Martin McGuinness leads outrage over Orange Hall burning
# Some Men Just Want To Watch The World Burn
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# Some Men Just Want To Watch The World Burn

'Nothing republican about it' - Martin McGuinness leads outrage over Orange Hall burning

Oct 3rd 2014, 3:50 PM 10,621 Views 102 Comments

The Taoiseach said the recent attacks were “utterly unwarranted acts of criminality.”

# sectarianism - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Sectarian graffiti daubed on two churches
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# Hate Crimes

Sectarian graffiti daubed on two churches

Aug 16th 2014, 4:43 PM 11,041 Views 14 Comments

The PSNI says it is investigating whether the two attacks are linked.

# sectarianism - Monday 14 July, 2014

Police investigating after "Kill All Taigs" facepainted on five-year-old goes viral
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# Sectarianism

Police investigating after "Kill All Taigs" facepainted on five-year-old goes viral

Jul 14th 2014, 2:14 PM 79,135 Views 197 Comments

The incident has been described as “utterly depressing and shocking”.

# sectarianism - Saturday 15 February, 2014

Unionists angry as rebel song cracks UK Top 40
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# Sing A Song

Unionists angry as rebel song cracks UK Top 40

Feb 15th 2014, 2:53 PM 55,670 Views 145 Comments

The song was recorded to protest a Scottish government decision to make singing it at football matches illegal.

# sectarianism - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Praise for Panti as SF told: ‘Sectarianism is no different to racism, sexism or homophobia’
# Sinn Féin Ard Fheis
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# Sinn Féin Ard Fheis

Praise for Panti as SF told: ‘Sectarianism is no different to racism, sexism or homophobia’

Feb 8th 2014, 1:05 PM 12,642 Views 94 Comments

The recent homophobia controversy, the peace process, and the economy were all discussed at the Sinn Féin Ard Fheis in Wexford today.

# sectarianism - Friday 18 October, 2013

NI First Minister Peter Robinson hails GAA for its role in peace-building
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# Peace Process

NI First Minister Peter Robinson hails GAA for its role in peace-building

Oct 18th 2013, 10:43 AM 6,896 Views 61 Comments

The DUP leader was speaking at Queen’s University Belfast where he also condemned recent shootings by by the UVF and republican dissidents.

# sectarianism - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Sectarianism "is alive" in Dublin's Church of Ireland community - Archbishop
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# Sectarianism

Sectarianism "is alive" in Dublin's Church of Ireland community - Archbishop

Oct 16th 2013, 10:44 AM 6,857 Views 33 Comments

Church of Ireland Archbishop Of Dublin Michael Jackson says that there remains a “a deeply dug in antagonism to difference” within the church community.

# sectarianism - Friday 16 August, 2013

Column: I hope my son never lives through the kind of violent history I did
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# Opinion

Column: I hope my son never lives through the kind of violent history I did

Aug 16th 2013, 4:00 PM 18 Views 15 Comments

Recent violence on the streets of Belfast filled me with despair; we need to teach our children respect for each other’s identity and traditions to avoid passing on the failures of the past, writes Peter Osborne.

# sectarianism - Sunday 14 October, 2012

Gang in police uniforms kills 21 people at Nigerian mosque
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# Nigeria

Gang in police uniforms kills 21 people at Nigerian mosque

Oct 14th 2012, 5:08 PM 5,546 Views 18 Comments

The attack is thought to be the latest in a long and bloody conflict between Christian and Muslim mobs.

# sectarianism - Thursday 13 September, 2012

Taoiseach to meet families of 1976 Kingsmill Massacre victims
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# The Troubles

Taoiseach to meet families of 1976 Kingsmill Massacre victims

Sep 13th 2012, 11:17 AM 3,302 Views 8 Comments

Ten men were killed when they were taken from a minibus and shot in 1976, apparently merely for being Protestant.

# sectarianism - Friday 27 April, 2012

Would-be bombers jailed for Celtic campaign
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# Terrorism

Would-be bombers jailed for Celtic campaign

Apr 27th 2012, 2:05 PM 2,615 Views 12 Comments

Two men in their forties have received prison terms for sending parcel bombs to public figures and groups associated with Celtic FC, including manager Neil Lennon.

# sectarianism - Saturday 24 March, 2012

Grimley ban reduced to four weeks
# Sectarianism
# Sectarianism

Grimley ban reduced to four weeks

Mar 24th 2012, 4:08 PM 2,057 Views 3 Comments

The controversial ban of Armagh selector Paul Grimley for “threatening behaviour” was commuted to four weeks last night following a review by the GAA’s Central Hearings Committee.

# sectarianism - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Sectarian storm: Armagh complain of 'racist' abuse towards players
# GAA
# GAA

Sectarian storm: Armagh complain of 'racist' abuse towards players

Mar 21st 2012, 10:09 AM 4,670 Views 54 Comments

‘The chanting of “God Save the Queen” and malign taunting of “British B*****d” has no place either on or off the field of play. This is provocation in the extreme,’ said Armagh statement.

# sectarianism - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

New £2m fund to bring down Belfast's 'peace walls'
# Northern Ireland
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# Northern Ireland

New £2m fund to bring down Belfast's 'peace walls'

Jan 18th 2012, 1:57 PM 2,812 Views 8 Comments

An independent international fund is putting up £2m to bring about the conditions allowing Northern Ireland’s ‘peace walls’ to fall.

# sectarianism - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Catholic film extra teen 'left for dead' after sectarian attack
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# Sectarianism

Catholic film extra teen 'left for dead' after sectarian attack

Jan 10th 2012, 8:42 PM 9,224 Views 99 Comments

James Turley, 18, was working as an extra on a movie set when he was dumped semi-unconscious into a wheelie bin.

# sectarianism - Monday 19 December, 2011

Iraqi government calls for arrest of its own vice-president
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# Iraq

Iraqi government calls for arrest of its own vice-president

Dec 19th 2011, 10:07 PM 2,563 Views 13 Comments

The Shia-dominated government has accused a Sunni vice-president of running a hit squad assassinating senior officials.

# sectarianism - Thursday 13 October, 2011

Column: Addressing the legacies of Northern Ireland's past and contributing to the future
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# Opinion

Column: Addressing the legacies of Northern Ireland's past and contributing to the future

Oct 13th 2011, 7:30 AM 35 Views 4 Comments

Dominic Hannigan explains why former members of Northern Ireland’s fiercest paramilitary organisations are being invited to speak to TDs at Leinster House today.

# sectarianism - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

Cameron rules out inquiry into 1989 murder of Belfast solicitor
# Northern Ireland
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# Northern Ireland

Cameron rules out inquiry into 1989 murder of Belfast solicitor

Oct 11th 2011, 5:47 PM 374 Views 10 Comments

The British government rules out an inquiry into the murder of Pat Finucane, after his family met with David Cameron today.

Toddler injured as gang attack house with hammers
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# Hammer Attack

Toddler injured as gang attack house with hammers

Oct 11th 2011, 5:30 PM 515 Views 1 Comment

A group of men attacked the home in east Belfast last night in what is thought to be a sectarian incident.

# sectarianism - Sunday 25 September, 2011

Former UVF leader Gusty Spence dead at 78
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# Gusty Spence

Former UVF leader Gusty Spence dead at 78

Sep 25th 2011, 4:28 PM 1,099 Views 15 Comments

Spence, who was jailed for the murder of a Catholic man in the sixties, later was at the forefront of the UVF ceasefire.

# sectarianism - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

Man due in court over Neil Lennon hate websites
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# Neil Lennon

Man due in court over Neil Lennon hate websites

Aug 3rd 2011, 8:54 AM 358 Views 2 Comments

The Celtic boss has been subjected to a sectarian hate campaign.

# sectarianism - Saturday 16 July, 2011

Petrol bombs thrown at police in Portadown riots
# Northern Ireland
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# Northern Ireland

Petrol bombs thrown at police in Portadown riots

Jul 16th 2011, 9:23 AM 626 Views 9 Comments

Police were attacked by masked youths at the sectarian flashpoint of Corcrain Road in the Co Armagh town.

# sectarianism - Wednesday 22 June, 2011

UVF blamed for Belfast violence as police fear further tensions
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# Belfast

UVF blamed for Belfast violence as police fear further tensions

Jun 22nd 2011, 7:24 PM 729 Views 17 Comments

UVF loyalists are blamed for orchestrating the violence, but republicans may be responsible for shooting a photographer.

# sectarianism - Tuesday 21 June, 2011

Families of 1976 Kingsmills Massacre victims demand public inquiry
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# The Troubles

Families of 1976 Kingsmills Massacre victims demand public inquiry

Jun 21st 2011, 9:18 PM 444 Views 2 Comments

An official inquiry blames the IRA for the death of 10 Protestant textile workers in one of the bloodiest Troubles killings.

# sectarianism - Monday 20 June, 2011

Sectarian violence flares up in East Belfast
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# Belfast

Sectarian violence flares up in East Belfast

Jun 20th 2011, 11:21 PM 192 Views 3 Comments

# sectarianism - Friday 17 June, 2011

Bill aimed at reducing sectarianism in Scottish football to be published
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Bill aimed at reducing sectarianism in Scottish football to be published

Jun 17th 2011, 8:42 AM 178 Views 0 Comments

Tough new prison terms will be part of the bill being published in the Scottish parliament.

# sectarianism - Saturday 28 May, 2011

Man shot in ankle in 'punishment-style' Belfast shooting
# Northern Ireland
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# Northern Ireland

Man shot in ankle in 'punishment-style' Belfast shooting

May 28th 2011, 1:39 PM 202 Views 0 Comments

A 22-year-old is wounded in Saunderson Court in North Belfast, while a 20-year-old is separately shot in Tyrone.

# sectarianism - Thursday 12 May, 2011

Man charged over mid-match assault on Neil Lennon
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# Scotland

Man charged over mid-match assault on Neil Lennon

May 12th 2011, 3:01 PM 2,749 Views 6 Comments

Edinburgh police arrest a man who emerged from the stands and attacked the Celtic boss during last night’s match with Hearts.

# sectarianism - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

NI parcel bomb linked to Neil Lennon campaign
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NI parcel bomb linked to Neil Lennon campaign

Apr 27th 2011, 9:40 AM 640 Views 0 Comments

A suspected parcel bomb, addressed to a nationalist group in Scotland, is intercepted in Northern Ireland.

# sectarianism - Wednesday 20 April, 2011

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Celtic boss Neil Lennon targeted in parcel-bomb attack