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Injustice of poverty needs to be brought under control

Deputy leader Clare Bailey takes a look at issues surrounding child poverty in Northern Ireland. Child...
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Budget an assault on the poorest

George Osborne’s Budget is an assault on many in our society, particularly young people – our...
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Children in care need an identity

In any given year, there are around 2800 children and young people in the care of...
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Children’s basic needs must be met

All children should receive the services they need to reach their full potential. Their basic needs...
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Human Rights Act repeal could jeopardise Good Friday Agreement safeguards

Steven Agnew MLA offers his view on the Human Rights Act We often hear the cry...
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Unauthorised sand dredging ordered to stop

At last some good news. Environment Minister Mark H Durkan has issued enforcement notices to five...
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Marriage for all is important – vote Yes!

It is a momentous week for our neighbours in the Republic of Ireland. They have a...
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We Greens are making our mark

Weeks of campaigning for the Westminster 2015 elections have paid dividends, with a surge of votes...
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Manifesto season shows signs of political climate change

Party Leader Steven Agnew reads between the lines of the manifestos in this recent Debate NI...
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Rana Plaza two years on: the hidden costs of our economic system

#GreenGrassroots On the second anniversary of the collapse of Bangladesh’s Rana Plaza building, we reflect on the lessons...