Michael Nugent of Atheist Ireland talks to Shane Beatty of KFM Radio about how Irish schools evangelise children.
As Atheist Ireland prepares for a meeting with Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Education Minister Jan O’Sullivan – the first ever meeting between an Irish Prime Minister and an atheist advocacy group – Michael Nugent talks to Newstalk’s Shane Coleman on 8 February 2015.
Michael Nugent and Ali Selim discussed the recent controversy in an Irish school where a pupil brought in a copy of the Charlie Hebdo magazine for discussion in a class about France, on Today FM’s The Last Word with Matt Cooper, on 6 February 2015. They also discussed the depiction of Mohammad and Jesus in Islam.
Michael Nugent of Atheist Ireland addressing the annual OSCE Human Rights meeting in Warsaw, Poland on 31 Sep and 1 Oct 2014.
This is Yuval Shany of the UN Human Rights Committee, during the Committee’s questioning of Ireland in Geneva in July. He is challenging the Irish State’s reasons for not mandating the new Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission to monitor human rights under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights.
Powerful extract from the closing address of Nigel Rodley, Chairperson of the UN Human Rights Committee, after the Committee’s questioning of Ireland in Geneva in July.