5 Backers raised €200 of €2450
PARENT RIGHTS: Why are same-sex couples and other parents still in legal limbo with their own children?
Four years after Ireland’s historic marriage equality vote, many same-sex couples and so-called ‘non-traditional families’ still face discrimination when it comes to their rights as parents.
5 Backers raised €150 of €750
A common complaint targeted at the government as it tries to tackle the housing crisis is that our elected officials don’t understand the problems of ordinary renters and aspiring homebuyers - and at worst, may be biased due to their own investments.
6 Backers raised €105 of €2200
OFF OUR TROLLEYS: Why does Ireland seem to get such poor value for the money it spends on healthcare?
Ireland’s hospitals and health system are plagued by long waiting lists and poor patient outcomes, even though we are told we spend more for healthcare per person than the vast majority of countries.
4 Backers raised €61 of €1750
5 Backers raised €110 of €1350
16 Backers raised €325 of €1100
One of the most common criticisms of people on social housing lists comes when they refuse to take up the offer of a home. But what happens when somebody is offered a place which they do not believe is safe for them or their family?
6 Backers raised €100 of €1500
Effluent leaks have resulted in pollution incidents along the eastern coastline at least twice so far this year - and bathing restrictions were put in place at popular Dublin beaches.
2 Backers raised €400 of €400
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