This Week

This Week

Sunday, 1pm

This Week Sunday 8 October 2017

This Week

This Week

A look at events making the news in the past week with Colm Ó Mongain and Brian Dowling.

Calls to block sexual predators from travelling

Calls to block sexual predators from travelling

RTE's John Burke, reports on how Australia has moved to block convicted paedophiles from travelling abroad for child sex tourism. Also, Nobel Peace prize nominee Shay Cullen, outlines the scale of the problem in the Philippines.

Catalan Referendum

Catalan Referendum

RTE reporter Robert Shortt describes the mood in Barcelona as the Spanish government insists it will not accept any declaration of independence by Catalonia

Catalan Referendum

Catalan Referendum

Catalonian Foreign Minister Raul Romeva discusses the mandate for independence.

The Political Centre

The Political Centre

Prof Michael Marsh of Trinity College Dublin and Dr Kevin Cunningham of polling company Ireland Thinks on the reemergence of the centre in Irish politics in opinion polls

Legacy Issues in Northern Ireland

Legacy Issues in Northern Ireland

Victims Commissioner Judith Thompson on plans to deal with legacy issues of the Troubles. She met with some of the victims and families of the Dublin and Monaghan bombings on in Dublin on Friday.

Rohingya crisis

Rohingya crisis

Leonard Doyle of the International Organisation on Migration on the current crisis of Rohinga Muslims fleeing Myanmar.

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