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#Youth politics

# youth-politics - Friday 29 May, 2015

Young people are powerful. Let's harness our newfound voting spirit to change Ireland.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Young people are powerful. Let's harness our newfound voting spirit to change Ireland.

May 29th 2015, 8:30 PM 404 Views 74 Comments

The number who recently registered to vote was enough to elect six TDs…. There’s a new politicised generation that politicians must pay heed to.

# youth-politics - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Sam wants to be Ireland's first transgender election candidate
# Future Voices
# Future Voices

Sam wants to be Ireland's first transgender election candidate

Apr 9th 2015, 7:00 AM 22,149 Views 88 Comments

A new initiative hopes to get more young people from diverse backgrounds running for office.

# youth-politics - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

We have been silenced for too long – it’s time for a youth revolution
# Opinion
# Opinion

We have been silenced for too long – it’s time for a youth revolution

Mar 18th 2015, 1:30 PM 231 Views 52 Comments

So we’re getting ‘back on track’? That may be true for middle Ireland, but not everyone.

# youth-politics - Thursday 11 September, 2014

This new Ógra Fiánna Fáil recruitment poster is magnificently cheesy
# Bantz
# Bantz

This new Ógra Fiánna Fáil recruitment poster is magnificently cheesy

Sep 11th 2014, 4:39 PM 17,405 Views 52 Comments

Where do I sign up?

# youth-politics - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Opinion: Young people are not 'apathetic' - we prioritise the collective good
# Apathy And Empathy
# Apathy And Empathy

Opinion: Young people are not 'apathetic' - we prioritise the collective good

Jul 24th 2014, 7:30 PM 1,131 Views 34 Comments

We have a political culture in this country that is morally bankrupt and young people are uncomfortable in propping up a system that is unsuited to the purpose intended.

# youth-politics - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Column: Youth politics isn't about the sins of the past - it's about the needs of the future
# Politics
# Politics

Column: Youth politics isn't about the sins of the past - it's about the needs of the future

Jan 31st 2013, 7:00 PM 134 Views 55 Comments

Citizens – and especially young people – should take more control of the system by involving themselves in political parties, writes Fiachra Ó Raghallaigh.

# youth-politics - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Kildare boy becomes Ireland's youngest mayor
# Get Them Young
From The Daily Edge
# Get Them Young

Kildare boy becomes Ireland's youngest mayor

May 5th 2012, 8:15 AM 11,678 Views 25 Comments

Attracting young people to politics has always been an obstacle but young Dylan Steele shows them how it’s done.

# youth-politics - Monday 22 August, 2011

Column: Why I joined Ógra Fianna Fáil
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Why I joined Ógra Fianna Fáil

Aug 22nd 2011, 7:43 AM 776 Views 223 Comments

People ask why anybody would join Fianna Fáil – but it’s up to ourselves if we want to have a voice, writes Ógra member Moselle Foley.