Emer O'Neill“Racism is here in Ireland on our doorsteps and it’s happening around you every day and you’re probably not even aware of it.”

As heard on The Ryan Tubridy Show

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When she was a child, maybe 4 or 5 years old, Emer O’Neill’s mother found her sitting in the bath, scrubbing herself furiously. Her mother asked her what she was doing.   “And I said I was trying to get the brown off but it wouldn’t come off.”  On Wednesday’s Ryan Tubridy Show, Emer talked about growing up as a black girl born in Ireland in the 1980s. …