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How COVID-19 could influence politics in Ireland

James looks back at the 2020 general election and how the current political talks are going

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Share your opinions on the Irish general election

We want to hear your opinion on the recent general election and the ongoing coalition talks

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Why you should vote for what matters to you

Fergal talks about the importance of having your voice heard in the General Election 2020 and how voting in Ireland works

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Why we need to support women in politics

Looking at statistics on Ireland's voting history, Megan argues we need to do more for greater gender parity in politics

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Have we entered a new era of politics in Ireland?

Ben looks at the relationship between Fianna Fail and Fine Gael, and why everyone should use their vote

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How I decide who to vote for in an election

Conor talks about the issues that are important to him and some resources to help first time voters

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Northern Ireland - Westminster Elections Explained

A look at some of the main political parties and issues in Northern Ireland

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Why young people should be given the chance to vote

Sean argues for why the voting age in Ireland should be lowered to 16

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Why we need to stop the Shannon LNG terminal

SpunOut.ie volunteer Cria talks about the climate crisis and how Ireland's support for fossil fuel projects is so damaging

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My advice for talking about politics with friends

SpunOut.ie volunteer Aaron gives four useful tips for having interesting and respectful conversations about politics

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Why I lobby MEPs for international development funding

Ross talks about his recent experience talking to MEPs about signing the ONE Vote pledge

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Why we should all lobby our politicans

SpunOut.ie volunteer Ross has plenty of experience lobbying politicians and shares some of the benefits of it

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