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# saoirse-mchugh - Saturday 26 December, 2020

Interview: Saoirse McHugh on why being able to say 'I told you so' gives her no comfort whatsoever
# The Greens
# The Greens

Interview: Saoirse McHugh on why being able to say 'I told you so' gives her no comfort whatsoever

Dec 26th 2020, 10:30 AM 64,438 Views 58 Comments

“When you look at what the government is coming out with in terms of climate, they may as well be climate change deniers.”

# saoirse-mchugh - Monday 28 September, 2020

Luke 'Ming' Flanagan says Twitter account was compromised after comment about Saoirse McHugh
# Twitter
# Twitter

Luke 'Ming' Flanagan says Twitter account was compromised after comment about Saoirse McHugh

Sep 28th 2020, 11:05 PM 71,137 Views 0 Comments

The tweet in question was deleted but several screengrabs of the tweet and the comment were shared online today.

# saoirse-mchugh - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Éamon Ó Cuív and Saoirse McHugh say they won't back programme for government
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# Coalition

Éamon Ó Cuív and Saoirse McHugh say they won't back programme for government

Jun 16th 2020, 11:18 AM 32,197 Views 135 Comments

Ó Cuív said he “seriously” fears for the future of Fianna Fáil.

# saoirse-mchugh - Sunday 22 December, 2019

Saoirse McHugh: Planting trees is one area where we can't wait for the government to come around
# Column
# Column

Saoirse McHugh: Planting trees is one area where we can't wait for the government to come around

Dec 22nd 2019, 8:30 PM 17,845 Views 40 Comments

Mayo seems to have had a particularly savage spate of tree felling recently, writes Saoirse McHugh.

# saoirse-mchugh - Sunday 8 December, 2019

Saoirse McHugh: Carbon tax is a red herring, the real climate culprit is the global tax system
# Column
# Column

Saoirse McHugh: Carbon tax is a red herring, the real climate culprit is the global tax system

Dec 8th 2019, 8:30 PM 25,653 Views 64 Comments

It’s time for governments to fix the global tax system, for the sake of the planet.

# saoirse-mchugh - Sunday 24 November, 2019

Saoirse McHugh: The end of turf-cutting brings opportunities to increase our energy independence
# Column
# Column

Saoirse McHugh: The end of turf-cutting brings opportunities to increase our energy independence

Nov 24th 2019, 8:30 PM 31,291 Views 46 Comments

Here on Achill Island, saving turf is not just simply a way to secure fuel, but a way of life, writes Saoirse McHugh.

# saoirse-mchugh - Sunday 10 November, 2019

Saoirse McHugh: We need to talk about capitalism
# Column
# Column

Saoirse McHugh: We need to talk about capitalism

Nov 10th 2019, 8:30 PM 29,733 Views 102 Comments

There will be no climate justice until we move to a different economic system, writes Saoirse McHugh.

# saoirse-mchugh - Sunday 27 October, 2019

Saoirse McHugh: The Shannon LNG should not be considered any further by the government
# Gas Terminal
# Gas Terminal

Saoirse McHugh: The Shannon LNG should not be considered any further by the government

Oct 27th 2019, 9:00 PM 19,407 Views 30 Comments

The Shannon natural gas terminal could lock us into further decades of fossil fuel reliance.

# saoirse-mchugh - Sunday 13 October, 2019

Saoirse McHugh: Fast fashion is hard to escape, but it is damaging our environment
# Column
# Column

Saoirse McHugh: Fast fashion is hard to escape, but it is damaging our environment

Oct 13th 2019, 8:30 PM 27,624 Views 38 Comments

There is no room, environmentally or socially, for fast fashion anymore, writes Saoirse McHugh of the Green Party.

# saoirse-mchugh - Sunday 29 September, 2019

Saoirse McHugh: Community-led rewilding could bring life back to the countryside
# Column
# Column

Saoirse McHugh: Community-led rewilding could bring life back to the countryside

Sep 29th 2019, 8:30 PM 23,665 Views 43 Comments

It is important to allow nature to do its own thing.

# saoirse-mchugh - Sunday 15 September, 2019

Saoirse McHugh: Achill has shown me the link between climate action and rural regeneration
# Column
# Column

Saoirse McHugh: Achill has shown me the link between climate action and rural regeneration

Sep 15th 2019, 8:30 PM 34,528 Views 52 Comments

To tackle climate breakdown the two most important areas that Ireland will have to focus on will be transport and agriculture, writes Saoirse McHugh.

# saoirse-mchugh - Sunday 1 September, 2019

Saoirse McHugh: How Ireland can help in fighting the Amazon rainforest fires
# Amazon Fires
# Amazon Fires

Saoirse McHugh: How Ireland can help in fighting the Amazon rainforest fires

Sep 1st 2019, 8:30 PM 16,066 Views 45 Comments

Giving money to Brazil may not be the solution, but there are ways to make a difference.

# saoirse-mchugh - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Green Party candidate Saoirse McHugh eliminated in Midlands North West
# European Elections
# European Elections

Green Party candidate Saoirse McHugh eliminated in Midlands North West

May 29th 2019, 7:08 AM 36,920 Views 74 Comments

The 28 year-old was eliminated on the 14th count this morning.

# saoirse-mchugh - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

Why might the European election exit poll have over-predicted the 'green surge'?
# Midnight Must Read
# Midnight Must Read

Why might the European election exit poll have over-predicted the 'green surge'?

May 28th 2019, 12:05 AM 34,068 Views 32 Comments

Questions are being asked about RTÉ and Red C polling as the first results come in.