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# podcast - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Introducing Stardust: A new podcast from TheJournal.ie
# Stardust Pod
# Stardust Pod

Introducing Stardust: A new podcast from TheJournal.ie

Oct 10th 2019, 6:30 AM 34,943 Views 14 Comments

TheJournal.ie is launching a major six-part series on the 1981 Stardust fire.

# podcast - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Episode 7 of Behind The Lines - with Jonathan Liew - is out now
# BTL
From The42
# BTL

Episode 7 of Behind The Lines - with Jonathan Liew - is out now

Oct 8th 2019, 7:00 AM 4,540 Views 0 Comments

The Independent’s superb Chief Sports Writer is our guest this week.

# podcast - Thursday 3 October, 2019

The Explainer: How does a US president get impeached?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: How does a US president get impeached?

Oct 3rd 2019, 5:15 PM 9,179 Views 65 Comments

Donald Trump is the fourth president to face impeachment proceedings – so what happens now?

# podcast - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

The Irishman who set up a goal for Robbie Keane on his Premier League debut at 19
# Making A Mark
From The42
# Making A Mark

The Irishman who set up a goal for Robbie Keane on his Premier League debut at 19

Oct 1st 2019, 8:00 AM 12,240 Views 6 Comments

Now 34, Mark Yeates reflected on his career in the game on the latest episode of The Football Family podcast.

# podcast - Thursday 26 September, 2019

The Explainer: Why was a Quinn Industrial Holdings director abducted?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Why was a Quinn Industrial Holdings director abducted?

Sep 26th 2019, 5:30 PM 62,654 Views 15 Comments

In the wake of the recent attack on Kevin Lunney, we look at what has been having in relation to the company.

# podcast - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Episode 6 of the Behind the Lines podcast - featuring Tommy Conlon - is available now
# BTL
From The42
# BTL

Episode 6 of the Behind the Lines podcast - featuring Tommy Conlon - is available now

Sep 24th 2019, 6:00 AM 2,133 Views 0 Comments

The author and Sunday Independent columnist is this week’s guest.

# podcast - Friday 20 September, 2019

The Explainer: Why is chemsex in the news in Ireland and the UK?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Why is chemsex in the news in Ireland and the UK?

Sep 20th 2019, 8:00 PM 20,252 Views 3 Comments

We look at what chemsex is, and the role the drugs GHB and crystal meth play in it.

# podcast - Friday 13 September, 2019

The Explainer: Why is there so much controversy over the Public Services Card?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Why is there so much controversy over the Public Services Card?

Sep 13th 2019, 5:30 PM 12,860 Views 43 Comments

It’s a saga that has been rumbling on for years – but what exactly is it all about?

# podcast - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Episode 5 of the Behind The Lines podcast - featuring Glenn Stout - is available now
# BTL
From The42
# BTL

Episode 5 of the Behind The Lines podcast - featuring Glenn Stout - is available now

Sep 10th 2019, 7:00 AM 1,814 Views 0 Comments

The series editor of the iconic Best American Sportswriting anthology joins us on the latest edition of the show.

# podcast - Friday 6 September, 2019

The Explainer: Who is Dominic Cummings?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Who is Dominic Cummings?

Sep 6th 2019, 8:00 PM 22,907 Views 15 Comments

In this week’s episode of The Explainer,

# podcast - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

'It's a very proud bit of nostalgia for me, looking back at putting on that Irish jersey'
# The Football Family
From The42
# The Football Family

'It's a very proud bit of nostalgia for me, looking back at putting on that Irish jersey'

Sep 3rd 2019, 1:40 PM 7,981 Views 6 Comments

Former Republic of Ireland U21 international Derek Coughlan is our latest guest on The Football Family.

# podcast - Friday 30 August, 2019

The Explainer: Why are we being told to eat less meat?
# The Explainer
# The Explainer

The Explainer: Why are we being told to eat less meat?

Aug 30th 2019, 8:00 PM 12,441 Views 35 Comments

We speak to a food expert and a beef farmer who’s also a journalist.

# podcast - Friday 23 August, 2019

The Explainer: How does Ireland deal with sex offenders after prison?
# The Explainer
# The Explainer

The Explainer: How does Ireland deal with sex offenders after prison?

Aug 23rd 2019, 8:00 PM 15,291 Views 24 Comments

In the wake of the release of Tom Humphries, there has been much discussion around the treatment of sex offenders post-release. We talk to two experts on this week’s episode.

# podcast - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Could Ireland build an Olympic medals powerhouse?
# Ireland 2029
# Ireland 2029

Could Ireland build an Olympic medals powerhouse?

Aug 21st 2019, 8:30 PM 23,103 Views 41 Comments

In the latest episode of Ireland 2029, we look at what the country needs to do to bring more medals home.

# podcast - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

'That moment stands out for me probably more than my Premier League debut for Arsenal'
# The Football Family
From The42
# The Football Family

'That moment stands out for me probably more than my Premier League debut for Arsenal'

Aug 20th 2019, 12:14 PM 23,075 Views 0 Comments

Graham Barrett is the guest on Episode Four of The Football Family.

# podcast - Friday 16 August, 2019

The Explainer: How are we still making discoveries at Newgrange?
# The Explainer
# The Explainer

The Explainer: How are we still making discoveries at Newgrange?

Aug 16th 2019, 7:30 AM 14,779 Views 3 Comments

And why haven’t we dug the entire Boyne Valley up to find more?

# podcast - Thursday 8 August, 2019

The Explainer: What is the Irish backstop?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: What is the Irish backstop?

Aug 8th 2019, 6:00 PM 25,050 Views 6 Comments

This week on The Explainer podcast, we look at the backstop, and why it is such a major issue for Brexit.

# podcast - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

'It's definitely possible to build a league, but not in the current state. Not as we are'.
# Ireland 2029
# Ireland 2029

'It's definitely possible to build a league, but not in the current state. Not as we are'.

Aug 7th 2019, 8:30 PM 7,045 Views 4 Comments

In the latest episode of Ireland 2029, we’ve looked at what steps are needed to create such a league the end of the decade.

# podcast - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

'Given the influx of new superstars, it wasn't going to be the place for me'
# The Football Family
From The42
# The Football Family

'Given the influx of new superstars, it wasn't going to be the place for me'

Aug 6th 2019, 7:45 PM 31,853 Views 0 Comments

Shelbourne’s Karl Moore, who spent six years at Manchester City, is our latest guest on The Football Family.

# podcast - Friday 2 August, 2019

The Explainer: What is Fortnite and how can people make money from it?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: What is Fortnite and how can people make money from it?

Aug 2nd 2019, 6:30 PM 12,099 Views 31 Comments

On this week’s episode, we delve into the world of Fortnite and esports.

# podcast - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

'It has to be done at the right time' - Aviva fixture an aim for Ireland women's team
# Build It And They Will Come
From The42
# Build It And They Will Come

'It has to be done at the right time' - Aviva fixture an aim for Ireland women's team

Jul 30th 2019, 5:00 PM 7,574 Views 5 Comments

Republic of Ireland defender Louise Quinn outlined her aspirations on Episode Two of The Football Family.

Listen: Episode 2 of Behind The Lines with Rory Smith of The New York Times
# BTL
From The42
# BTL

Listen: Episode 2 of Behind The Lines with Rory Smith of The New York Times

Jul 30th 2019, 10:45 AM 2,328 Views 0 Comments

Rory shared some great insights and stories from his career – beginning with his days as a showbiz writer in London.

# podcast - Monday 29 July, 2019

'He nearly kicked in the door into the boardroom... I came out a little bit rattled'
# A Tale Of Two Roys
From The42
# A Tale Of Two Roys

'He nearly kicked in the door into the boardroom... I came out a little bit rattled'

Jul 29th 2019, 8:00 PM 66,242 Views 28 Comments

Former Sunderland striker Roy O’Donovan explains what it’s like to draw the ire of Roy Keane.

Introducing Behind The Lines - a brand new podcast about sportswriting for The42 members
# Episode One
From The42
# Episode One

Introducing Behind The Lines - a brand new podcast about sportswriting for The42 members

Jul 29th 2019, 5:44 PM 3,903 Views 0 Comments

Our first guest is the brilliant Malachy Clerkin of The Irish Times.

# podcast - Friday 26 July, 2019

The Explainer: Can people applying for citizenship spend a day outside Ireland?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Can people applying for citizenship spend a day outside Ireland?

Jul 26th 2019, 5:00 PM 12,259 Views 8 Comments

We discuss the ruling that led to the shock decision on this week’s podcast.

# podcast - Monday 22 July, 2019

Behind the scenes: Recording our 9 at 9 audio every morning
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

Behind the scenes: Recording our 9 at 9 audio every morning

Jul 22nd 2019, 8:00 AM 8,411 Views 5 Comments

Take a look at how we work in TheJournal.ie to get you the biggest news stories every morning.

# podcast - Friday 19 July, 2019

The Explainer: Why was there such controversy over Lizzo’s ticket sales?
# The Explainer
# The Explainer

The Explainer: Why was there such controversy over Lizzo’s ticket sales?

Jul 19th 2019, 7:00 PM 19,012 Views 18 Comments

Why did Lizzo tickets sell out so fast – and what’s happening with ticket reselling legislation?

# podcast - Monday 15 July, 2019

The Explainer: Why are your insurance premiums increasing by so much?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Why are your insurance premiums increasing by so much?

Jul 15th 2019, 6:05 AM 12,891 Views 21 Comments

And what can be done to fix the industry?

# podcast - Friday 28 June, 2019

The Explainer: How Patrick Nevin was found guilty in the 'Tinder rape case'
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: How Patrick Nevin was found guilty in the 'Tinder rape case'

Jun 28th 2019, 9:00 AM 19,011 Views 12 Comments

We look at the Patrick Nevin court case which saw him being found guilty of raping one woman and sexually assaulting another.

# podcast - Friday 21 June, 2019

The Explainer: The story of the Ana Kriegel trial
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: The story of the Ana Kriegel trial

Jun 21st 2019, 6:00 PM 32,742 Views 0 Comments

A look at the trial which found two 14-year-old boys guilty of the murder of teenager Ana Kriegel.

# podcast - Sunday 16 June, 2019

The Explainer: How did a woman who died in Direct Provision come to be buried without ceremony?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: How did a woman who died in Direct Provision come to be buried without ceremony?

Jun 16th 2019, 5:00 PM 13,074 Views 21 Comments

Who was Sylva Tukula and what does her death mean for Ireland?

# podcast - Friday 7 June, 2019

The Explainer: Why was there controversy over Katie Taylor's recent win?
# The Explainer
# The Explainer

The Explainer: Why was there controversy over Katie Taylor's recent win?

Jun 7th 2019, 9:00 PM 19,017 Views 13 Comments

In this week’s episode, we take a look at why the win is being appealed, and how judging in boxing works.

# podcast - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

'Nobody dies without a Healy Rae send-off - or perhaps nobody is born without a Healy Rae arrival'
# The Explainer
# The Explainer

'Nobody dies without a Healy Rae send-off - or perhaps nobody is born without a Healy Rae arrival'

Jun 4th 2019, 7:30 PM 33,925 Views 44 Comments

Here’s what we learned after taking a dive into Healy-Rae history.

# podcast - Friday 31 May, 2019

The Explainer: Why have the Healy Raes never lost an election?

The Explainer: Why have the Healy Raes never lost an election?

May 31st 2019, 6:00 PM 28,858 Views 57 Comments

In this week’s episode, we take a look at one of Irish politics’ most interesting families: the Healy Raes.

# podcast - Friday 24 May, 2019

The Explainer: What's the story with an EU army?
# The Explainer
# The Explainer

The Explainer: What's the story with an EU army?

May 24th 2019, 6:15 AM 11,250 Views 70 Comments

Could an EU army be founded soon? And if so what would that mean for Ireland?

# podcast - Monday 20 May, 2019

The Explainer: Why are so many US states tightening abortion laws right now?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Why are so many US states tightening abortion laws right now?

May 20th 2019, 3:00 PM 23,123 Views 79 Comments

With a Supreme Court dominated by conservatives and a pro-life president, this type of shift in abortion legislation had been expected for some time – so what happens now?

# podcast - Monday 13 May, 2019

The Explainer: How did Patrick Quirke get convicted of the murder of Bobby Ryan?
# The Explainer
# The Explainer

The Explainer: How did Patrick Quirke get convicted of the murder of Bobby Ryan?

May 13th 2019, 6:15 AM 24,837 Views 10 Comments

In this week’s episode of our podcast The Explainer, we look at the evidence used in one of Ireland’s most prolific murder trials.

# podcast - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Simon Harris says Ireland may own its own medicinal cannabis supply in the future
# Cannabis Eire
# Cannabis Eire

Simon Harris says Ireland may own its own medicinal cannabis supply in the future

May 7th 2019, 6:15 AM 18,286 Views 46 Comments

The legislation to underpin the medicinal cannabis scheme is due to be signed off on in the coming weeks.

# podcast - Monday 29 April, 2019

The Explainer: How will the UK’s new porn blocking law work?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: How will the UK’s new porn blocking law work?

Apr 29th 2019, 6:00 AM 21,919 Views 21 Comments

Age verification will be required to access online pornography in the United Kingdom from July.

# podcast - Thursday 25 April, 2019

The Explainer: Why has Ireland had a 208% increase in measles cases?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Why has Ireland had a 208% increase in measles cases?

Apr 25th 2019, 11:15 AM 41,089 Views 112 Comments

In the next episode of our weekly podcast, we look at why cases of the illness are increasing in Ireland and other countries, despite a vaccination which prevents it.