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Latest Podcast Episode…. July 30, 2020

Posted by irishelectionliterature in Uncategorized.

This episode takes a look at a number of Gay candidates running in Elections in Ireland in the 1980’s. Liz Noonan a Lesbian Feminist in 1981,Feb 1982 and November 1982 , Tonie Walsh in the 1985 Local Elections as well as The Three Gay and Lesbian Equality Campaign candidates in the 1989 General Election.

There is also a look at The Political Organisation for Work which ran a candidate in the 1997 General Election in Dublin South. It was the first mention of Direct Democracy in an Irish Election.


1. Tomboktu - July 30, 2020

John Goodwillie, who is an occasional commenter here on CLR, gets a brief mention at 15.25 into this episode.

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