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Huffington Post Comment: Racist Ireland's Olympic sized shame

Comment piece on discrimination and bigotry against Irish Travellers. Widely shared and commented on, generating debate in Ireland and internationally, both on the Huffington Post itself and a number of major social networking sites including Also featured on popular Irish website and mentioned on radio stations in Ireland and Australia.

- Published in The Huffington Post, August 16, 2012