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#DDI

# ddi - Friday 4 May, 2018

Anti-eviction campaigner given one month suspended sentence over social media video

Gilroy admitted making the remarks on a video clip posted on social media.

# ddi - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Everything you need to know about Ireland's next new political party

“I’m not a professional politician. I’m an average plonker that’s trying to do his best.”

# ddi - Saturday 10 May, 2014

This MEP candidate doesn't care who Van Rompuy is because no one voted for him

Raymond Whitehead wants to spread the message that there is a democratic way of running countries – “not the dictatorship we have now”.

# ddi - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Banking corruption and injustice - the focus of Tom Darcy's European campaign

The former property developer is running as a candidate in Dublin for Direct Democracy Ireland.

# ddi - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

By-election candidate referred to gardaí over election expenses

Ben Gilroy failed to file documentation related to his donations and expenses during the Meath East by-election but will qualify for reimbursement of expenses once he does.

# ddi - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Interview: Pirate Party founder on the collapse of ‘parasitic’ record labels

Rickard Falkvinge, who founded the world’s first Pirate Party in Sweden, speaks to TheJournal.ie about copyright laws, digital currencies and how to set up a new political party.

# ddi - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

New political party 'Direct Democracy Ireland' launched in Dublin

The new party aims for Ireland’s political system become direct democracy rather than a representative democracy.