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The current affairs podcast presented by William Campbell (right).

William writes:

After 16 years as a local councillor in Kilkenny Malcolm Noonan (above left) has been elected to the Dail and faces straight into government negotiations.

But what is he looking to achieve? And what lessons have the Greens learnt from the last time round?

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The current affairs podcast hosted by William Campbell (right).

William writes:

There might be an elaborate courtship dance going on between the Green Party and the two traditional government parties, but how would they fare on a compatibility test?

I puts some straight policy questions to Fianna Fáil’s Malcolm Byrne (above left)– see if you can count  the number of straight answers…

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William’s original complaint to RTÉ about AA Roadwatch’s status

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The tables are turned on podcast presenter William Campbell (top left) as RTÉ Radio One’s Morning Ireland veteran Cathal Mac Coille  (top right) grills William about his year-long battle with RTÉ and the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) over the status of [registered political lobby group] AA Roadwatch.

How did it work out?

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Previously: Jam Today: RTE And AA Roadwatch

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The solutions-based current affairs podcast hosted by William Campbell (right) has reached episode 101!

William Campbell writes:

Are Airbnb units coming on the rental market because of #Covid19 a victory for renters? Or a distraction from the real causes of the housing crisis? I discuss real and fake solutions with Alison Gilliland (lef ) of the Labour Party and chairperson of Dublin City Council’s Strategic Policy Committee on Housing….

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The current affairs podcast hosted by William Campbell (right) meets Peter Boland (left), director of the Alliance for Insurance Reform.

William writes:

Peter speaks for an alliance of businesses about insurance costs. Are they paying way over a fair price? And, if so why?  And who is pocketing the money?  I ask the questions … and try to keep the Covid crisis in perspective.

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The current affairs podcast presented by William Campbell (right).

William writes:

What next after the election? I talk with political journalist Michael O Regan (above left) about what motivates the players in the  government formation game. Also Aengus Ó Snodaigh  on who runs Sinn Féin

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The current affairs podcast presented by William Campbell (right) on voting restrictions

William writes:

Will you vote? Will you be allowed? If you moved house since November 2018, you probably won’t be able to vote in a general election before 2025!

I challenge Fianna Fáil TD Seán Fleming (above left) about Ireland’s Jim Crow-level voting restrictions….

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The current affairs podcast hosted by William Campbell (above right), who writes:

What is Whiteness? Some proponents use it to cover everything from ‘all white people (and some others)’ to ‘white supremacists’, but have a hard time to define it.

Is this a real concept, or just an amorphous term to cover for bad arguments?

I ask (who else?) – a professor of social science, Steve Garner (above left) from the department of Social Science at Cardiff University…..

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The current affairs podcast presented by William Campbell (right) meets Paul Murphy TD.

William writes:

Paul (above left) has left his former party – sort of – and founded a new left-wing group called The People’s Front of Judea RISE. I take him in detail through his policy proposals – are they left-wing or populist?

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