Category: Lectures

Dr. Margaret O'Keeffe

Water – a Human Right

  Under the subtitle “Renewing Our Faith in (Strong) Democracy – Lessons from the Water Protests!” Dr. Margaret O’Keeffe will speak on this very topical issue at the Maldron Hotel, on Friday, 31st July at 2pm. Dr. O’Keeffe, who lectures in Community Development at the Department of Social […]

Tony Benn (1925-2014)

Tony Benn – an appreciation

  By Chris Mullin During his long political career Tony Benn went through many incarnations: pillar of the Labour establishment, Cabinet minister, tabloid bogeyman, and serial dissident…national treasure.  Former Labour minister and fellow diarist, Chris Mullin, for 35 years one of one of Benn’s closest friends,offers a sympathetic […]