Sandra Ruiz

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Hazel Chu of the Green Party: ‘No matter what I do I will never be Irish to some people.’ Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Candidates running in the upcoming local elections from immigrant backgrounds have described receiving racist messages online, experiencing anti-immig(...)

Local-election candidate: Lekha Menon Margassery, who is running as an Independent in Cork city. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Can Irish politics become as diverse as Irish society?  In 2016 Uruemu Adejinmi got in touch with a local Longford general election candida(...)

Banner with “Grenfell Forever In Our Hearts” on the top of Grenfell Tower in London, one year on from the fire. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

A 24-hour vigil to mark the first anniversary of the Grenfell Tower fire began at 6pm on Wednesday as part of a series of events that will include a n(...)

 Kidnap victim Gina DeJesus gives a thumbs up after arriving home with family members  in Cleveland, Ohio.  Photograph: Matt Sullivan/Getty Images.

Two newly freed Cleveland women had family homecomings today after a decade of captivity in a house where police said chains and ropes had been(...)

Georgina “Gina” Dejesus one of the victims.

The son of a Cleveland man suspected of abducting three women interviewed the mother of one of the kid(...)