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How can we get to Basic Income?

How can we get to Basic Income?

A discussion with John Baker of Basic Income Ireland on how we can deal with some of the perceived issues with basic income and garner more support. 15min Read15min Read A discussion with John Baker of Basic Income Ireland on how we can deal with some of the perceived...

Editorial: Programme for Government

Editorial: Programme for Government

TheCurrent.ie's view on the Programme for Government agreed today [June 15th] by Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael, and the Green Party. 5min Read5min Read TheCurrent.ie's view on the Programme for Government agreed today [June 15th] by Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael, and the Green...

The Republic of Two-Tiered Freedom

The Republic of Two-Tiered Freedom

Ireland is a free society - but people are still afforded different levels of freedom based on their reliance on the state or lack thereof. This article looks at two aspects which are suggestive of this. 7min Read7min Read Ireland is a free society - but people are...

Direct Provision – It’s not about the money, Leo

Direct Provision – It’s not about the money, Leo

Following the suspected murder of George Floyd in America and the prominence of the BlackLivesMatter message in the public’s psyche, many in Ireland are now taking a more critical stance regarding the relationship between the State, wider society, and members of...

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