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Monthly archive July, 2015
Why I am a Social Democrat

Why I am a Social Democrat

Serving the people of Wicklow and East Carlow as an independent TD over the past four years has been the very highest honour. It is however an inescapable political fact there is a limit on what can be achieved, for the county, and for the country, as an Independent. Over the past four years, I...
Standing up for Lone Parents

Standing up for Lone Parents

On July 2nd, the latest set of cuts to the One Parent Family Payment took effect. The social and economic ramifications of the the cuts to lone parents and their children, far outweigh the benefits.  
Ireland Could Be Taking on a Leadership Role in Finding Solutions for Greece

Ireland Could Be Taking on a Leadership Role in Finding Solutions for Greece

Ireland as a Troika programme country could take a leading role in resolving this crisis. Instead of dictating specific terms, we could be helping to create the systems which would keep Greece afloat.   <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/enECumc3QmU” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe>