TV and Radio

David Quinn debates same-sex marriage with Senator Ivana Bacik on RTE Radio’s Pat Kenny Show

Following Tanaiste Eamon Gilmore’s statement in support of gay marriage, David Quinn and Ivana Bacik discuss the subject on the Pat Kenny Show. You can listen to the debate here.

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John Murray discusses gay marriage with Tiernan Brady of GLEN on the Last Word

Dr John Murray, of the Iona Institute, reacts to comments from Tanaiste Eamon Gilmore calling for the legalisation of same-sex marriage on Today FM’s The Last Word with Tiernan Brady of GLEN and Matt Cooper.

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RTE News at One: Patricia Casey discusses the decline in the number of women working in the home RTE’s News at One

Census 2012 shows that the decline in the number of women working in the home has continued apace. Professor Patricia Casey of the Iona Institute discusses the phenomenon on RTE’s News at One with Sean O’Rourke.

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Maria Steen of the Iona Institute discusses a new report showing Irish women have a better quality of life than men on Newstalk’s

A report from the Organisation for Economic Development and Cooperation shows that Irish women have a higher quality of life than Irish men when a range of measures are taken into account. Maria Steen of the Iona Institute debated the findings with Easyparent columnist Hazel Kay Larkin on Newstalk’s Breakfast show.

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17 May 12 Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali discusses aggressive secularism with David Robert Grimes on RTE’s Pat Kenny Show

Bishop Michael Nazir Ali, who gave a talk to the Iona Institute last week, debates the issue of aggressive secularism with atheist and physicist David Robert Grimes on the Pat Kenny Show.

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10 May 12 David Quinn discusses same-sex marriage with Brian Sheehan of GLEN on the Scott Williams Show on Q102 Radio

David Quinn discusses same-sex marriage with Brian Sheehan of the Gay and Lesbian Equality Network on the Scott Williams Show on Dublin’s Q102.

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Maria Steen of the Iona Institute debates divorce on Newstalk’s Breakfast Show

Maria Steen of the Iona Institute discusses a new move to reduce divorce in the UK on Newstalk’s Breakfast Show.

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Newstalk The Right Hook: David Quinn discusses school which refused place to a pregnant teenager

David Quinn discusses the case of a school which denied a place to a pregnant teenager with George Hook.

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Today with Pat Kenny: John Murray and Paul Rowe discuss new recommendations on denominational schools

On Tuesday, the Advisory Group to the Government’s Forum on Patronage and Pluralism published their recommendations. John Murray of the Iona Institute and Paul Rowe of Educate Together joined Pat Kenny to discuss the report.

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RTE Prime Time: Breda O’Brien discusses surrogacy with Miriam O’Callaghan

Breda O’Brien dicusses surrogacy with Miriam O’Callaghan (10 minutes into the clip).

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