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Circus animal ban: Ending the use of wild animals in circuses would be an excellent step forward for Northern Ireland

From Steven Agnew’s Debate NI column, 11 June 2014. The Green Party wants Northern Ireland...

Last week will go down as a proud and historic day for the Green Party

From Steven Agnew’s Debate NI column, 26 August 2014. Thursday May 22, 2014...

The local government and European elections are two of the most important for decades

From Steven Agnew’s Debate NI column, 20 May 2014. These elections are two of...

It is time to focus on citizenship: Local government reform will be firmly on the political agenda for the foreseeable future

From Steven Agnew’s Debate NI column, 6 May 2014. Local government reform is going...

Shock collars must be banned: We can’t justify causing our beloved pets pain, fear and stress

From Steven Agnew’s Debate NI column, 11 April 2014. We love our pets in Northern...

Climate change is the biggest challenge of the century and it’s no longer the Greens ringing alarm bells

From Steven Agnew’s Debate NI column, 24 February 2014. Climate change is the biggest challenge...

I have a dream today… but the reality of shared education in Northern Ireland is a nightmare

From Steven Agnew’s Debate NI column, 16 February 2014. Imagine… children from both a Protestant...

Fracking in Fermanagh: As for shale gas companies, tell them to frack off

From Steven Agnew’s Debate NI column, 12 February 2014. The process of hydraulic fracturing used...

There is power in a union

From Steven Agnew’s Debate NI column, 29 January 2014. Only 56% of public sector workers...