Filtered by: Brenda Powerx
This week, the news was dominated by yet another Irish abortion controversy as it emerged that a woman had delivered a baby by Caesarian section, having requested an abortion under the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act. In international news, James Foley an American photojournalist was beheaded by ISIS militants. And yesterday, we heard the sad news that former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds had died at the age of 81 after a long illness. To take a look back at these and the other main stories of the week, Sean was joined by Aodhán O’Riordain, Minister of State at the Department ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0822/638687-today-with-sean-o-rourke-friday-22-august-2014/?clipid=1656582
Sean was joined for this morning’s Gathering by historian, Diarmuid Ferriter; Labour Senator Ivana Bacik; Brenda Power, Daily Mail columnist and Marc McSharry, Fianna Fail Senator.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0613/623556-today-with-sean-o-rourke-friday-13-june-2014/?clipid=1599848
Joining Sean for this morning's Gathering were Mary Murphy, lecturer of Sociology in Maynooth; Brenda Power, columnist; Gerard Howlin, Public Affairs Consultant and economist, Jim Power.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2013/1220/494020-today-with-sean-o-rourke-friday-20-december-2013/?clipid=1381871
In the news this week the unfolding story of three women allegedly held as slaves for 30 years in London; a breakthrough deal for an Irish borrower in debt; details of celebrity chef Nigella Lawson’s high life emerge in court and the threat to turn out the lights at Christmas in a row over ESB pensions. Taking a look back at the stories of the week were Columnist, Brenda Power; Irish Times Parliamentary Correspondent, Michael O'Regan; Irish Independent Columnist, Martina Devlin and PR Consultant, Paddy Duffy.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2013/1129/489882-today-with-sean-o-rourke-friday-29-november-2013/?clipid=1366268
Giles Martin in conversation with Cathal Murray - Grammy Award winning record producer, musician, composer and ...