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Dublin: 13 °C Wednesday 1 October, 2014

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# roma - Yesterday’s News

From The Score Here’s the Man City team from March 1993 – when Totti made his Roma debut From The Archive

Here’s the Man City team from March 1993 – when Totti made his Roma debut

The playmaker is expected to be involved later tonight as the two sides meet in the Champions League.

# roma - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

From The Score ‘Arry’s Transfer Window: Angel ready to take flight and the rest of today’s gossip Rumour Mill

‘Arry’s Transfer Window: Angel ready to take flight and the rest of today’s gossip

Why is Wilfried Zaha still a Manchester United player? Will big bad Chelsea do it again? And even more silly questions answered just for you.

# roma - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie French MP fined for saying Hitler ‘did not kill enough’ Roma World War II

French MP fined for saying Hitler ‘did not kill enough’ Roma

The MP has already said that he is going to appeal the €3,000 fine.

# roma - Friday 8 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Remembering a genocide the world is determined to ignore Opinion This post contains images

Opinion: Remembering a genocide the world is determined to ignore

Thousands of Roma met their fate in the Auschwitz-Birkenau gas chambers, died in medical experiments or starved to death. Others were displaced or sterilised.

# roma - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

From The Score Old enemies Seydou Keita and Pepe clash again during Real Madrid/Roma friendly Schemozzle

Old enemies Seydou Keita and Pepe clash again during Real Madrid/Roma friendly

Former Barcelona midfielder throws a water bottle at the defender before a ball is even kicked.

# roma - Sunday 27 July, 2014

From The Score Miralem Pjanic scored from inside his own half against Man United last night Long Range

Miralem Pjanic scored from inside his own half against Man United last night

The 24-year-old lofted a remarkable effort over ‘keeper Ben Amos.

# roma - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

From The Score Ashley Cole: ‘English players are afraid to play abroad’ When In Rome

Ashley Cole: ‘English players are afraid to play abroad’

The ex-Arsenal and Chelsea man was speaking at his official unveiling as a Roma player.

# roma - Thursday 3 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Prejudice and hysteria caused two Roma children to be taken from their families Child Protection

Opinion: Prejudice and hysteria caused two Roma children to be taken from their families

I have no doubt Garda and HSE staff acted in what they believed to be the best interests of those two children, but there were clear elements of ethnic profiling involved.

# roma - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie “Ethnic profiling” a factor in removal of Roma children, report finds Taken

“Ethnic profiling” a factor in removal of Roma children, report finds

The Taoiseach, Minister for Justice and the interim Garda Commissioner have all apologised for what happened in the cases in Athlone and Tallaght.

From TheJournal.ie ‘A wake up call’: Where to now after the Logan Report? Reaction

‘A wake up call’: Where to now after the Logan Report?

The report into the removal of two Roma children from their families last year has been described as “shocking”.

From TheJournal.ie Timeline: Here’s what happened to the Roma Child T in Tallaght Roma Children

Timeline: Here’s what happened to the Roma Child T in Tallaght

A Facebook message sparked a chain of events where a Roma child with blonde hair was removed from her family in Tallaght.

From TheJournal.ie Timeline: Here’s what happened to the Roma Child A in Athlone Roma Children

Timeline: Here’s what happened to the Roma Child A in Athlone

After being taken in foster care, the child was heard screaming for his parents at 4am.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Tuesday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach accused of ‘insulting’ morbidly obese people St Vincent's

Taoiseach accused of ‘insulting’ morbidly obese people

Kenny faced questions from the opposition benches over a decision to suspend gastric band operations at a hospital.

From TheJournal.ie Asbestos dumped on halting site was not removed for over four months Local Authorities

Asbestos dumped on halting site was not removed for over four months

The National Traveller Partnership has said that Local Authorities have a “poor track record” in helping Travellers and should not be in charge of their finances.

From TheJournal.ie Family still don’t know where Roma boy (2) was kept overnight by HSE Apology

Family still don’t know where Roma boy (2) was kept overnight by HSE

The family of the young boy are suing the State for breach of constitutional rights.

# roma - Monday 16 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie From GSOC to asylum seekers, what are Ireland’s human rights failings? There Are Loads

From GSOC to asylum seekers, what are Ireland’s human rights failings?

And we have to address them all before a United Nations committee next month.

# roma - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Hilarious Facebook account set up in response to racist ‘Waterford Against Roma’ page

‘Waterford Against Roma’ is now ‘Waterford Against Romans’.

# roma - Monday 12 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘Mister and Miss Gypsy’ contests aim to empower neglected minority Spain

‘Mister and Miss Gypsy’ contests aim to empower neglected minority

Dozens of teenagers have been auditioning for the finals of the contest in a Madrid hotel.

# roma - Friday 2 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: We fought the law but the law won – labelled ‘foreign agents’ in our own country ADC Memorial

Opinion: We fought the law but the law won – labelled ‘foreign agents’ in our own country

Our group uncovered ethnic profiling by police and discrimination against minority groups in Russia. So Putin’s “foreign agent” law was applied to take us down.

From TheJournal.ie Shatter: Gardaí don’t collect data on people based on race or because they’re travellers Discrimination

Shatter: Gardaí don’t collect data on people based on race or because they’re travellers

Though gardaí are often under pressure to make quick decisions, Shatter said any kind of discriminatory profiling is totally unacceptable.

# roma - Thursday 10 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie State is failing to protect vulnerable Roma children, says Pavee Point Daily Struggle

State is failing to protect vulnerable Roma children, says Pavee Point

A new report says that last year’s removal by gardaí and the HSE of two children from their family has stopped mothers from getting their children vaccinated.

# roma - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Roma child cases: Emily Logan’s handed her report in to Alan Shatter Children's Ombudsman

Roma child cases: Emily Logan’s handed her report in to Alan Shatter

The removal of the two children from their families in Dublin and Athlone last October led to strong criticism of the HSE and Gardaí.

# roma - Thursday 13 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Column: The struggle for human rights in Russia won’t end with the Winter Olympics Human Dignity

Column: The struggle for human rights in Russia won’t end with the Winter Olympics

The abuse of minorities and their defenders in Russia affects gay people but also Roma, immigrant workers and other ethnic communities. Let’s not forget about them, writes Stefania Kulaeva.

# roma - Sunday 5 January, 2014

From The Score Serie A: Slick Juve too good for Roma Italy

Serie A: Slick Juve too good for Roma

The side from the capital were reduced to nine men as the champions opened up an eight-point gap at the summit.

# roma - Monday 16 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Monday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about Stephanie Meehan of Priory Hall, murder charge in Mayo, and the Roma child removed from her family in Tallaght.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí had previous child protection concerns over family of Roma girl placed in care Roma

Gardaí had previous child protection concerns over family of Roma girl placed in care

The lead garda said however that he himself did not speak to the woman who initially raised concerns about the girl.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Monday 5 At 5

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Child care applications up 15 per cent in 2012, wide variations between towns FLAC

Child care applications up 15 per cent in 2012, wide variations between towns

The figures are contained in the latest volume of the Child Care Law Reporting Project, which also details several high-profile cases.

# roma - Thursday 12 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie In #BOD and #vinb we trust: Ireland on Twitter in 2013 Trending

In #BOD and #vinb we trust: Ireland on Twitter in 2013

The Irish tweeted about everything from lapgate to Anglotapes, Seamus Heaney to the Late Late (among other things).

# roma - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Garda Commissioner says media reports on Roma child cases “not accurate” Martin Callinan

Garda Commissioner says media reports on Roma child cases “not accurate”

It was reported at the weekend that local social workers were left out of the loop when gardaí removed a two-year-old Roma boy from his family.

# roma - Sunday 10 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s talking about a stabbing in Limerick, Remembrance Day and devastation left by Typhoon Haiyan.

From TheJournal.ie Breakdown of communication led to Roma boy being removed from family Athlone

Breakdown of communication led to Roma boy being removed from family

The wrongful removal of a two-year-old boy has been blamed on a lack of communication between agencies.

# roma - Friday 8 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Ministers receive gardaí and HSE reports on Roma children Roma Children

Ministers receive gardaí and HSE reports on Roma children

The two reports come a fortnight after the removal of two children, aged seven and two, from their parents in Dublin and Athlone after authorities were informed that they were not their children.

# roma - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Swedish political party seeks to ban foreigners from begging Begging

Swedish political party seeks to ban foreigners from begging

The far-right Sweden Democrats party said the main reason beggars go to Sweden is to beg in a “professional manner”.

# roma - Sunday 27 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Maria’s Bulgarian mother denies selling her daughter Interview

Maria’s Bulgarian mother denies selling her daughter

Sasha Ruseva makes first public appearance since DNA tests proved she is biological mother of girl taken from foster parents in Greece.

# roma - Saturday 26 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Phil Prendergast: As a mother, I felt physically sick over Roma children mistakes Opinion

Phil Prendergast: As a mother, I felt physically sick over Roma children mistakes

“Of course this is unlikely to happen to an Irish family – we are not subjected to the odious stereotypes that the Roma community are forced to endure,” writes the MEP for Ireland South.

From TheJournal.ie Children’s Ombudsman has “trust of the public” needed for Roma cases probe Child Protection

Children’s Ombudsman has “trust of the public” needed for Roma cases probe

Minister for Children Frances Fitzgerald explains why Emily Logan has been given power to compel gardai to speak to her.

From TheJournal.ie Top readers’ comments of the week You Told Us

Top readers’ comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the most interesting and most popular comments from this week. Did you make it in?

From TheJournal.ie Prince George, peat briquettes and David Norris: The week in numbers Prime Numbers

Prince George, peat briquettes and David Norris: The week in numbers

Plus: How much money has the HSE spent so far this year?

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