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From voting in elections and referendums to covering the political issues that are impacting on the lives of 16-25 year olds in Ireland, this is the section for you.
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The Electoral College for dummies
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How The European Parliament Works
All Politics articles
Irish millennials are open, optimistic and might want a revolution
Major new poll looks into young people's attitudes
Major reforms proposed to Ireland’s abortion laws
The Citizens’ Assembly wants to replace the controversial 8th Amendment
Meet the Washington Ireland Programme Class of 2017
Thirty young people will get a chance to live and work in D.C.
“Votes at 16” bill blocked by senators
Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael voted to ‘freeze’ the proposal
Lynn Boylan MEP, Ruth Coppinger TD, and more to speak at Women in Politics conference
Women in politics share their experience
Brexit: What does Article 50 mean?
Theresa May is to trigger article 50 this afternoon
New coalition calls for action on Sustainable Development Goals
Over a hundred civil society groups have come together to champion the UN targets
How does the US government work?
Our American intern, Emily, breaks down the workings of the US government
Climate Change (A post-election summary)
What could Trump's election mean for the environment
What is it and how can you spot it?
So, what’s going on in France?
Outsiders, scandals and the French Donald Trump
Our Voting System
Explaining the Ins and Outs of PR-STV
Why should I vote?
Should people be allowed vote at 16?
Casting my first vote
Vote for everyone who can’t
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