Migrant Workers in Ireland Left Unprotected by a Legal Loophole
Legislation which criminalises forced labour and aims to end modern day-slavery was passed in the Dáil but thousands of undocumented workers in Ireland are still left unprotected by a legal loophole in Irish employment law. Della Kilroy reports.
Kevin Maguire of the Mirror reports on the Labour party's relationship with The Unions. Miliband suggests giving The Unions an option to not pay a political levy. This could lose the Labour party millions. Why has Miliband taken this bold move?
Thomas Helbling, Head of the World Economic Studies division with the IMF joined Drivetime to discuss IMF's forecast. The forecast appears to be not good. The IMF claims that Europe's recession is proving deeper than expected.
The war in Syria and the subsequent migrant crisis prompted Ireland to offer shelter to 4,000 people here under the Irish Refugee Protection Programme two years ago. John Cooke revisits residents of Ballaghaderreen's Emergency Reception Centre .