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From TheJournal.ie What it was like to set up a rape crisis centre in an Ireland that was 'so punishing of women' 40 Years On

What it was like to set up a rape crisis centre in an Ireland that was 'so punishing of women'

In 1979, when the DRCC was founded, it wasn’t a crime for a man to rape his wife.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's not about making Elvis cool again, it's about keeping him cool': Ireland's tribute acts to the King 40 Years On This post contains videos

'It's not about making Elvis cool again, it's about keeping him cool': Ireland's tribute acts to the King

Elvis Presley died 40 years ago today, but his music lives on in Ireland’s many tribute acts.

From TheJournal.ie 'It frightened the life out of me': Mary Boyle's mother has been sent hate mail 40 Years On

'It frightened the life out of me': Mary Boyle's mother has been sent hate mail

Saturday marks the 40th anniversary of Mary’s disappearance.

From TheJournal.ie These Maryland sisters disappeared 40 years ago. Now, a man's been charged. 1975

These Maryland sisters disappeared 40 years ago. Now, a man's been charged.

Sheila and Katherine Lyon disappeared from a Maryland shopping mall in 1975 and were never seen again.

From TheJournal.ie Shot dead in 1974 but still no justice John Pat Cunningham

Shot dead in 1974 but still no justice

John Pat Cunningham was shot by the British Army.

From TheJournal.ie "Hopefully they’ll listen this time." - Son of Monaghan bomb victim remembers the tragedy 40 Years On

"Hopefully they’ll listen this time." - Son of Monaghan bomb victim remembers the tragedy

Paddy Askin remembers going down to town in search of his father.

From TheJournal.ie "Reconciliation will only be lasting when it is based on truth": 1974 bombings marked in Dublin ceremonies 40 Years On

"Reconciliation will only be lasting when it is based on truth": 1974 bombings marked in Dublin ceremonies

It’s 40 years today since four bombs went off in a series of coordinated attacks in Dublin and Monaghan. 33 people and one unborn child were killed.