Grandfathers Against Racism“For me to be able to take a stand with these men, it’s a privilege and an honour.” 

As heard on The Ray D'Arcy Show

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Benny McCabe and Kevin Cronin, part of a group called Grandfathers Against Racism, spoke to Ray D’Arcy on Tuesday. The group originally came together in 2018, to respond to the referendum to repeal the 8th amendment to the constitution. They met up once a week, they didn’t have loudspeakers and they didn’t chant, Kevin explained to Ray, they chose a location and unfurled their banner. Two years ago, …

Marguerite Penrose“It’s not good enough to presume everybody thinks you’re not a racist. That doesn’t work anymore.”

As heard on The Ryan Tubridy Show

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Ryan Tubridy concluded what he called his “trilogy” of meeting “amazing young Irish people” on Wednesday, when he spoke to Marguerite Penrose (the other parts of the trilogy being musician Dave McCabe and boxer Kellie Harrington). Marguerite has dealt with many challenges in her life, including medical issues and racism. She has overcome her medical issues for the most part and now she’s taking on racism in Ireland. The phrase …