The Coalition's on the back foot over shelter for refugees. Leo and Pearse clash horns again, with the Tánaiste executing a "training ground manoeuvre" on "Kwasi Doherty". Are things getting petty in Fianna Fáil over the return of the prodigal MacSharry? There's the looming prospect of divisive elections in Northern Ireland (and perhaps Christmas elections here). And will late opening for clubs and pubs cause ructions?

Join host Sandra Hurley, Micheál Lehane and Paul Cunningham as they review another tumultuous week.

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