They were characterised as unkempt scroungers with no ideas.
But this week, among other things, Canadian-born, Dublin-based vlogger Katie Varvos tells us how the Occupy Movement has defied critics through their Rolling Jubilee project, that has helped almost 3,000 people across America abolish more than $14million of debt.
Stay for the cat and prize of dinner for two in Bóbós on Dame Street, Dublin.
“Between 7am-7pm the average age of presenters is 55 (RTÉ) and 54 (Newstalk)…Furthermore, Claire Byrne is the only presenter on RTÉ One, under the age of 40 and Chris O’Donoghue is the only presenter on Newstalk, under the age of 30. He’s 29.”
In her second dispatch, Canadian-born, Dublin-based vlogger Katie ‘The Unemployed Graduate’ Varvos outlines how so few women, minorities and young people are on Irish radio and telly.