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Ashling O'Brien
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Free Thought Prophet and Run4Repeal
Free Thought Prophet and Run4Repeal I recently recorded a podcast for the Free Thought Prophet where I discussed Atheist Ireland presenting at the Citizens' Assembly and #RepealThe8th in general. I am also going to take part in the Women's Mini Marathon in ...
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How your TD voted on Brid Smith's '€1' Bill
How your TD voted on Brid Smith's '€1'
Bill Last month PBP TD Brid Smith brought a Bill before the Dáil. The Bill
sought to amend the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act (2013). Under the
Act punishment for "unlawful destruction of human life" from the
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Remembering Dad
Remembering my Dad                                         Michael O'Brien, 9th May 1948 - 3rd January 2017 My Dad passed away on the 3rd January 2017 aged 68. Dad had been diagnosed with lung cancer Easter week in 2016, and even though we knew the reality ...
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This House Rejects the Idea of an Afterlife. This evening I took part in a debate hosted by the  Literary and Historical Society  in University College Dublin . The motion was 'This House Rejects the Idea of an Afterlife' and I was speaking, unsurprisingly,...
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How did your TDs vote on Mick's Bill? The following list shows how TDs voted on Mick's Bill; the Fatal Foetal Abnormalities Bill to amend the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act in order to allow abortion in the case of fatal foetal abnormalities, broug...
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Do we need to understand religion to have an understanding of the world? My discussion on 'do we need to have an understanding of religion to understand the world?' with Prof John Brewer from QUB on the Sunday Sequence on BBC Radio Ulster 12 of June 2016.
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Would that be Atheist Ireland or Pegida? (or the LBJ approach to getting ahead) Following on from my last  blog , where I pointed out a pattern emerging where Atheist Ireland was increasingly being associated a violent rhetoric, it was pointed out to me tha...
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The new level of violent rhetoric is now being associated with Atheist Ireland. I hadn't planned to write anything about the latest defamatory smears that are being levelled at Atheist Ireland as an organisation at at specific members of the organisation. I...
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Did the anti-choice vote turn out for #GE16? With Fianna Fáil making a comeback and Independents doing well, where did that leave the pro-choice vote and the campaign to repeal the 8th Amendment ? Did the anti-choice vote turn out for #GE16? According to th...
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Michael Nugent in Baby Eating Shocker! I'm dying here people. It's like people trust me or something. So I've been given this rather...explosive... information. It's about a big name in the atheist community. It has long been rumoured that atheists eat babi...
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