Author Archives: Jacqueline Mulhern

About Jacqueline Mulhern

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Teaching Hypocrisy

Two Irish Parliamentarians Oppose Israel Boycott by Teachers Union Ireland Members of Irish Parliament, Joanna Tuffy (Labour) and Charlie Flanagan (Fine Gael) have both said publicly that they oppose the recent motion by the Teachers Union of Ireland (TUI) to boycott … Continue reading

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Land of ‘Saints & Scholars’

Israeli Tourism Posters Vandalized in Ireland Ireland is called the Land of Saints and Scholars in popular lore, but that image has been tarnished by the actions of a small but vocal group of Israel haters. Last month tourism posters … Continue reading

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Cousin Vinny

Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word My Cousin Vinny was a 1992 Hollywood comedy about an inexperienced, loudmouth lawyer who defends his poor cousins on trial for murder. Tonight with Vincent Browne is an Irish political show starring a … Continue reading

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The Face(book) of Irish Labour?

28 January 2013 Why do Irish Labour Politicians belong to an anti-Israel Facebook group? By Jacqueline Mulhern (Twitter @JacqMulhern) Ireland is keen to deepen its links with Israel, in particular through growth in tourism, commerce and investment, as well as … Continue reading

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Trócaire teaches hate

22 January 2013 Why does Catholic charity Trócaire teach Irish and Arab children to hate Israel? By Jacqueline Mulhern Twitter @JacqMulhern Following embarrassing public revelations, Irish Catholic charity Trócaire has withdrawn a lesson plan it distributes in schools both in … Continue reading

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Pro-Israel Ireland

14 January 2013 The year in review 2012 Part 2 by Jacqueline Mulhern (twitter handle @JacqMulhern) For Part 1 read: Israel Haters in Ireland 2012 While the Irish Republic’s government remains one of Israel’s harshest critics in the European Union, there are … Continue reading

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Israel Haters in Ireland 2012

10 January 2013 2012: The year in review Guest post by Jacqueline Mulhern (twitter handle @JacqMulhern) While 2012 was a good year for Israel advocacy in Ireland, it’s worth looking at the past year to see how much work needs yet … Continue reading

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