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      by Civic_critic2

      Today, 02:24 PM

    2. Everything to do with elections! If there's an election happening or happening in the near future, this is where the action is.

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    5. For discussion on Dáil Éireann, Seanad Éireann and the Presidency.

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      by topcat4

      20th July 2014, 07:16 PM

    6. This is a forum where all the comments and discussions from the news articles are stored.

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      by wexfordman

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    1. An active community discussion on Arts, community and rural affairs topics.

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      by Cruimh

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    2. A discussion forum discussing defence and the politics of defence both here and abroad.

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      by former wesleyan

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    3. A vibrant and active discussion forum on finance & the economy in Ireland, Europe and the world.

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      by mctree

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    4. Discuss Education and Science/Engineering/Technology related politics.

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      by Trainwreck

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    5. Topical discussion and debate about environmental news & politics.

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      by MauriceColgan

      Today, 10:25 AM

    6. EU

      Discuss the European Parliament, European Union and anything else related to Europe

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      by captain obvious

      20th July 2014, 04:43 PM

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      by Trainwreck

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      by Dedogs

      Yesterday, 07:27 PM

    9. Discussion and debate of all justice and legal related politics.

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      by Keith-M

      Today, 02:22 PM

    10. Forum discuss more transparent and open government.

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      by Trampas

      Yesterday, 11:35 PM

    11. Forum to discuss reform of the political system.

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      by livingstone

      Today, 01:56 PM

    12. Air, sea, road and rail. Have your say on the politics of transport.

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      by Nebuchadnezzar

      Yesterday, 11:58 PM

  3. Regional Discussion Threads / Posts  Last Post

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      by Ó Donnchadha

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      by P Ryan

      15th July 2014, 11:35 AM

    3. Discuss the politics across the pond.

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      by Dick McKee

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    4. Discussion forum for UK Politics

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      by Dick McKee

      Today, 02:02 PM

    5. Discussion forum on the regional politics of Connacht.

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      John O'Mahony ponders his... Go to last post

      by Fiddlesticks

      Today, 02:05 PM

    6. Debate and discuss local politics relating to all counties in Leinster.

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      by ted08

      Today, 11:43 AM

    7. The Munster local politics discussion board.

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      by tipp revolution

      Today, 11:28 AM

    8. Ulster

      Ulster local political discussion.

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    9. A place to discuss and debate the goings on and politics of Northern Ireland.

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      Rory McIllroy opts for... Go to last post

      by between the bridges

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    1. Discussion related to Fianna Fáil

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      by Angular Merkel

      Today, 10:53 AM

    2. Discussion related to Fine Gael

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      by Fiddlesticks

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    3. Discussion related to the Green Party

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      by HYENA

      3rd July 2014, 02:55 PM

    4. Discuss everything to do with the Labour Party

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      by Northsideman

      Yesterday, 11:03 PM

    5. Discussion related to the Sinn Féin party

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      by Thomas_

      Yesterday, 10:40 AM

    6. Organisation made up of The Socialist Party, People Before Profit and the Workers and Unemployed Action Group

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    1. A forum to debate political philosophy. Not for the feint hearted!

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      by Weevil

      20th July 2014, 11:06 PM

    2. Díospóireachtaí polaitiúla, comhrá faoi rud ar bith as Gaeilge.

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      by duine n

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    3. Political history discussion

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      by RasherHash

      Today, 01:26 PM

    4. YOOF! A discussion forum dedicated to youth politics, open to all.

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      by Elbereth

      2nd July 2014, 06:11 AM

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    This forum is specially reserved for chat and light-discussion topics. We also like to keep some of the most outstandingly brilliant and awe-inspiring works of art in this forum.

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    3. The Summer Forum. While to politicians are keeping their heads down somewhere sunny and keeping clear of the media, here's where we all live.

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      by Davy Broderick

      Today, 01:32 PM