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#Apathy

# apathy - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

The youth vote: 'My classmates are more interested in Netflix and Instagram than in politics'
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# Teenage Activist

The youth vote: 'My classmates are more interested in Netflix and Instagram than in politics'

Feb 28th 2017, 7:00 AM 2,843 Views 49 Comments

The majority of young people aren’t interested in politics but this is a symptom of a corrupt system, writes Owen Cuskelly.

# apathy - Monday 28 September, 2015

'The Irish public are not sick of politics, they're actually sick of listening to politicians'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'The Irish public are not sick of politics, they're actually sick of listening to politicians'

Sep 28th 2015, 8:00 AM 422 Views 59 Comments

Young people want to be more involved in making positive change happen in society, but they don’t know how to achieve this.

# apathy - Thursday 24 July, 2014

'I was offered class A drugs, but I was never offered the chance to volunteer'
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# MacGill

'I was offered class A drugs, but I was never offered the chance to volunteer'

Jul 24th 2014, 12:42 PM 17,407 Views 25 Comments

The MacGill Summer School has been discussing the causes of young people’s apathy towards politics.

# apathy - Thursday 24 October, 2013

The best bits of Russell Brand's Newsnight interview
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From The Daily Edge
# Branded

The best bits of Russell Brand's Newsnight interview

Oct 24th 2013, 1:42 PM 5,828 Views 7 Comments

It’s the battle of the beards.

# apathy - Saturday 12 October, 2013

Eamon Dunphy: When I reported sexual deviancy to gardai, they did nothing
# Apathy
# Apathy

Eamon Dunphy: When I reported sexual deviancy to gardai, they did nothing

Oct 12th 2013, 8:35 AM 25,033 Views 47 Comments

The veteran journalist has painted a bleak picture of life growing up in Drumcondra.

# apathy - Thursday 18 July, 2013

Column: Leinster House can seem impenetrable to the average citizen
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Leinster House can seem impenetrable to the average citizen

Jul 18th 2013, 7:00 AM 32 Views 10 Comments

There is a breakdown in communication between the citizen and their elected representatives when, ironically, our representatives are arguably more contactable now than they have ever been before, writes Sarah O’Neill.

# apathy - Monday 20 February, 2012

Opinion: Railway Cup given no help to inspire support
# Apathy
From The42
# Apathy

Opinion: Railway Cup given no help to inspire support

Feb 20th 2012, 2:38 PM 683 Views 0 Comments

Marketing a competition doesn’t stop at the throw-in. The GAA can encourage more interest by forcing better coverage from RTE.

# apathy - Thursday 17 November, 2011

Poll: Are people in Ireland too apathetic?
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# Your Say

Poll: Are people in Ireland too apathetic?

Nov 17th 2011, 10:53 AM 5,640 Views 124 Comments

People in Ireland are happy to complain – but often unwilling to take real action, Alice Burke writes on TheJournal.ie this morning. So what do you think?

# apathy - Thursday 5 May, 2011

Column: Why are the Irish so apathetic about antisocial behaviour?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Why are the Irish so apathetic about antisocial behaviour?

May 5th 2011, 3:39 PM 660 Views 0 Comments

Clare Kleinedler is a freelance journalist and American ex-pat who relocated to Drogheda from Los Angeles last year. In her blog this week she asks the question; why are the Irish so accepting of antisocial behaviour?