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    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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    3. Forum to share and detail public events and meetings of interest to Politics.ie users and readers.

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    4. Discussion on the Media and its reporting of events.

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

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      by Emily Davison

      26th April 2015, 11:08 AM

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

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

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

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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 firefly123

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

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    6. EU

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

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    10. Forum discuss more transparent and open government.

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      by truthandjustice

      19th April 2015, 10:09 PM

    11. Forum to discuss reform of the political system.

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      by Mark Keogh

      25th April 2015, 02:02 AM

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

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      by RainyDay

      26th April 2015, 08:18 PM

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      by zakalwe1

      24th April 2015, 05:41 PM

    3. Discuss the politics across the pond.

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      by Boy M5

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    4. Discussion forum for UK Politics

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      by Eddie Collins

      Today, 08:28 PM

    5. Discussion forum on the regional politics of Connacht.

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      by Angular Merkel

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

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      by Bea C

      Today, 03:12 PM

    7. The Munster local politics discussion board.

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      by Prof Honeydew

      Today, 06:11 PM

    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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      by Mickeymac

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    1. Discussion related to Fianna Fáil

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      by Fritzbox

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    2. Discussion related to Fine Gael

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      by turdsl

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    3. Discussion related to the Green Party

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      by Eammon.devil_eire

      24th April 2015, 04:27 PM

    4. Discuss everything to do with the Labour Party

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      by storybud1

      26th April 2015, 11:46 PM

    5. Discussion related to the Sinn Féin party

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      by antidistinctlyminty (ADM)

      Today, 06:50 PM

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

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      by Mercurial

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

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    4. Political history discussion

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

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      by Verhofstadt

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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.

    1. Keep it clean and political. ;-)

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      22nd April 2015, 08:03 PM

    2. Chat is envisaged as the main off-topic forum where Politics.ie users can discuss anything not directly related to politics. We'd courage users to be particularly relaxed and informal and use "Chat" as a forum to get to know other users in an informal manner.

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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 Gurdiev

      24th April 2015, 06:15 PM