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'They’d put me in a room with nothing to eat and no windows. Then they would cut my hair to the bone'
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# Magdalene Laundries

'They’d put me in a room with nothing to eat and no windows. Then they would cut my hair to the bone'

Mar 20th 2017, 6:10 AM 135,394 Views 107 Comments

A survivor returned this week to the Magdalene Laundry where she had been forced to spend her youth.

'I just wanted a bed, I was sleeping on my mam's sofa': Living with homelessness
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# High Park

'I just wanted a bed, I was sleeping on my mam's sofa': Living with homelessness

Mar 18th 2017, 7:00 AM 16,148 Views 28 Comments

TheJournal.ie spoke to a number of residents at new homeless accommodation in Dublin.

Simon Coveney: Hotels will no longer be used to house homeless families by July
# Homelessness
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Simon Coveney: Hotels will no longer be used to house homeless families by July

Mar 16th 2017, 1:41 PM 15,752 Views 56 Comments

Using hotels to house families has risen hugely in recent times.