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2018

'Lower levels of confidence in Gardaí among Ireland's trans community, report finds' GCN 13 December 2018.

'WATCH: ‘Decriminalisation Then and Now’ an evening marking the 25th anniversary of decriminalisation of homosexuality in Ireland.' ILOVELIMERICK 4 December 2018. 

'Gillian chats to Senior lecturer in sociology at the University of Limerick Dr Amanda Haynes and caller Seán Lynch about the issue of catcalling and the effect it can have on victims'. Limerick Today 4 October 2018. 

'Ireland 'seriously deficient in addressing hate crime'.' RTE News 4 July 2018. 

'Ireland has the highest rates of some hate crimes in the EU, but no proper laws to address it'. The Journal 4 July 2018.

'Tackling hate crime: Report calls for specific legislation'. Irish Times 4 July 2018.

'Damning report on hate crime in Ireland to be "urgently examined" by Government.' NewsTalk 4 July 2018.

'Ireland has the highest rates of hate crime against transgender people and people of African heritage in the EU'. Irish Mirror 3 July 2018.

'Ireland has hightest rate of hate crime in EU against African and transgender people.' Irish Examiner 4 July 2018.

Drivetime - Report on Hate Crime in Ireland
'Hate crimes: we have plenty of them in this country, but no laws designed to tackle them. That's the stark finding of a report published today by the Irish Council for Civil Liberties. One of the report's authors, Jennifer Schweppe spoke to Drivetime.'
4 July 2018
RTÉ Radio One

The Last Word with Matt Cooper
'Ireland has one of the highest rates of hate crime against people of African background and also against transgender people. One of the hightest rates in the EU but apparently no laws to address this'.
4 July 2018
TodayFM
(Interview at: 02:40)

KFM Radio
'Ireland has the highest rate of hate crime against people of African descent and transgender people in the EU. A new report also criticises the fact that hate crime is not recognised in Irish law. The Irish Council for Civil Liberties is calling for the urgent introduction of regulations in this area.'
4 July 2018
(Interview w/ICCL Executive Director Liam Herrick)