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Fiona Ryan with Jon Mathis, who experienced online abuse after featuring in an ad campaign for the Lidl supermarket chain. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw for The Irish Times

A mixed-race Co Meath couple say they may leave Ireland after being subjected to abuse online following their participation in an advertising campaign(...)

Garda car parked at the Dublin Mosque on  South Circular Road. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Gardaí responsible for monitoring several websites and online personalities with a history of spreading racism and inciting hatred among Irish web use(...)

Frances Fitzgerald: ‘Irish society faces considerable risks if integration is not supported by Government, by communities and individuals.’ Photograph: Cyril Byrne

A national action plan against racism is “vital” if Ireland is to avoid “sleep walking into a racist and segregated society,” a prominent expert on t(...)

An anti-racism march in Rathfarnham in May. File photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

The last six months of 2015 saw the highest number of racist assaults recorded in Ireland, according to a new report. New figures from the European (...)

Hugs doled out to members of the public at the Members of the Action Against Racism demonstration in Dublin on Saturday. Photograph:  Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Ireland is in danger of breaking EU laws due to the non-existence of hate crime laws in the country, campaigners have said. Members of the Action Aga(...)

Human Rights and Equality Commissioner Emily Logan at the launch of the European Network Against Racism Ireland’s new report on racially-motivated incidents in 2014. The body found that there were almost 400 racist incidents recorded in Ireland last year.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Almost 400 racist incidents were recorded in Ireland last year, including 16 racially-motivated assaults, according to a new report.Figures compiled b(...)

Protesters during the Stand Up to Racism and Fascism national demonstration in Trafalgar Square, London on Saturday. Photograph: PA

The Irish State remains in denial about racism, a rally in Dublin to mark UN international day against racism on Saturday was told. The United Nations(...)