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Address to Seanad Eireann by Ms Catherine McGuinness

Posted on June 22, 2014

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Address to Seanad Eireann by Ms Catherine McGuinness, 19th June

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Mt5ncbpoj8

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Order of Business, Seanad (10 June 2014)

Posted on June 17, 2014

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Subject - Mother and Baby homes; Industrial schools; Domestic Violence; #SafeIreland

http://youtu.be/0L5B_N50NwI

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Senator Bacik asks for debates on Safeguarding Children, and School Patronage

Posted on January 29, 2014

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Order of Business

Senator Ivana Bacik: I also welcome the appointments by the Minister to the expert group, in particular to very much welcome the fact that it will be chaired by former judge and Senator, Catherine McGuinness, who has proven herself an excellent chair on similar expert group reports on very different issues such as the prison at Thornton Hall. I anticipate that the group will conduct its hearings in a thorough and comprehensive manner.

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RTE Radio 1 - Legacy 1913-2013 what is the legacy of the Lockout today and how has it shaped Irish society?

Posted on September 14, 2013

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In case you missed it, you can listen back to this radio programme, the final episode of a documentary series narrating the events that led to the landmark labour versus capital conflict in Dublin in 1913. I was delighted to participate as the 1913 Lockout is commemorated.

http://www.rte.ie/radio1/citizens-lockout-1913-to-2013/

Episode 6 - Legacy 1913-2013

Tonight: Legacy 1913-2013 what is the legacy of the Lockout today and how has it shaped Irish society?

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Order of Business: Direct Provision, Protection of Life Bill

Posted on July 10, 2013

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http://oireachtasdebates.oireachtas.ie/debates%20authoring/debateswebpack.nsf/takes/seanad2013071000003?opendocument

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Senator Bacik echoes call for debate on Children's Rights

Posted on June 21, 2012

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Order of Business Thursday, 21 June 2012

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Criminal Justice (Withholding of Information on Offences Against Children and Vulnerable Persons) Bill 2012: Committee Stage

Posted on June 12, 2012

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Criminal Justice (Withholding of Information on Offences Against Children and Vulnerable Persons) Bill 2012: Committee Stage

Tuesday, 12 June 2012

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Senator Bacik calls for Debates on Changing Family Forms, and on Education

Posted on December 15, 2011

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Order of Business

Thursday, 15 December 2011

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Senator Bacik calls for debate on Reports published by National Board for Safeguarding Children, the Inadequacies of State Protections, and Community Policing

Posted on December 01, 2011

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Order of Business

Thursday, 1 December 2011

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Bacik supports call for International Day of the Girl at Plan Ireland Launch

Posted on September 21, 2011

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BACIK SUPPORTS CALLS FOR INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE GIRL AT PLAN IRELAND LAUNCH

Senator Ivana Bacik, Labour Senator for Dublin University,
Wed 21st September 2011

Speaking today at the launch by the international children's development charity Plan Ireland of the findings of a report assessing the current state of the world's girls, Senator Ivana Bacik supported calls for 22nd September to be declared International Day of the Girl in order to focus the world's attention on the importance of girls' rights.

Speaking at the launch, Senator Bacik said:

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