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    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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      by johnnypockets

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      by drummed

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    10. Forum discuss more transparent and open government.

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      by lostexpectation

      1st February 2016, 09:51 PM

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      by ted08

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

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      by Trainwreck

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      by Dr Pat

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      by JayJameson

      9th February 2016, 10:40 PM

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      by SirCharles

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    5. Discussion forum on the regional politics of Connacht.

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

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      by Tonybuck

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    7. The Munster local politics discussion board.

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      by Sync

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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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      by ardsman

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    1. Discussion related to Fianna Fáil

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      by west'sawake

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    2. Discussion related to Fine Gael

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      by Dame_Enda

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      by HYENA

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    4. Discuss everything to do with the Labour Party

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      by tipofdiceberg

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    5. Discussion related to the Sinn Féin party

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      by bmw1

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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 Dadaist

      8th January 2016, 12:49 AM

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

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      by Des Quirell

      19th May 2015, 10:01 PM

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      by midlander12

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

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      by toughbutfair

      4th February 2016, 03:05 PM

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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 William Orr

      3rd February 2016, 07:13 PM