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      31st July 2015, 05:50 PM

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    10. Forum discuss more transparent and open government.

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      by Eoin Coir

      24th July 2015, 09:45 PM

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      by Clanrickard

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

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      by Socratus O' Pericles

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    5. Discussion forum on the regional politics of Connacht.

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      by automaticforthepeople

      Today, 10:28 PM

    7. The Munster local politics discussion board.

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      by Ren84

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    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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    1. Discussion related to Fianna Fáil

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      by Round tower

      2nd August 2015, 03:12 PM

    2. Discussion related to Fine Gael

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      by CarnivalOfAction

      2nd August 2015, 07:06 PM

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      by HYENA

      4th July 2015, 12:42 AM

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      by Eoin Coir

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    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 toxic avenger

      7th July 2015, 11:24 AM

    2. A forum for formal debating. Black tie recommended.

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      by Des Quirell

      19th May 2015, 10:01 PM

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

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

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      by james toney

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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 Cargo

      1st July 2015, 01:15 PM