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#Offensive

The greatest Irish insults, ranked in order of severity

Because if we’re good at anything, we’re good at insulting each other.

From The42 Spurs fans face arrest for 'Yid' chants at White Hart Lane Offensive

Spurs fans face arrest for 'Yid' chants at White Hart Lane

The Metropolitan police are clamping down on the use of the word.

From TheJournal.ie Column: The CollegeTimes.ie article endorses the view of women as targets and men as predators Opinion

Column: The CollegeTimes.ie article endorses the view of women as targets and men as predators

A ‘One Night Stand Guide – For Him’ on the CollegeTimes.ie caused controversy today after it told men to ‘prey’ on women and get them drunk. Cliona Saidlear writes there was nothing satirical about the article.

From TheJournal.ie Turkey PM Erdogan warns patience 'has limit' as protests flare Government

Turkey PM Erdogan warns patience 'has limit' as protests flare

The Prime Minister went on the offensive as thousands of protestors gathered in three cities.

From TheJournal.ie Nasty Ann Coulter tweet gets ultimate smackdown Shame

Nasty Ann Coulter tweet gets ultimate smackdown

The most dignified response to the offence caused by the conservative US commentator is contained in a guest post on the Special Olympics blog…

From TheJournal.ie Restaurant removes urinals shaped like woman's mouth Australia

Restaurant removes urinals shaped like woman's mouth

The two urinals designed by female Dutch artist Meike van Schijndel, which resemble a woman’s lipsticked mouth, are to be removed after being labelled “an example of misogyny”.

From TheJournal.ie Too sexy, too violent or plain offensive: 20 ads banned in the UK Banned This post contains images
From TheJournal.ie Topman forced to pull 'offensive' t-shirts Topman

Topman forced to pull 'offensive' t-shirts

Two t-shirts have been pulled from its stores after the retailer was accused of comparing women to animals and of glamourising domestic violence.