The Bread and Roses Podcast
Episode Four: COP27 what it means for workers
Season 1, Ep. 5
We are joined by Labour Councillor Alison Gilliand who was one of over 46,000 delegates attending COP27 climate conference in Egypt. Senator Annie Hoey sat down with Alison to find out what COP27 means for workers.
Episode Two: Doing things differently. Doing things better. Why we need a National Autism Strategy.
Season 1, Ep. 2
This month, we are talking about how we can build a better Ireland, an Ireland that works for Autistic people and children. Our education spokesperson Aodhán Ó Ríordáin is joined by Miriam Kenny, a campaigner for better care, education and services for autistic people and their families. For too long the autistic community have had to fight at every corner for support. Autistic people and their families must be empowered to live full and independent lives rooted in the fundamental dignity of every human being.
Episode One: The Future of Work
Season 1, Ep. 1
On this podcast Senator Marie Sherlock chats with Orla O'Connor from the National Womens Council of Ireland and Tom McDonnell from the Nevin Economic Research Institute.Post pandemic Ireland has been thrown into a whole new way of working. Some of these new ways of working have given rise to more women working full-time, better flexibility to families and highlighting the need for collective bargaining.Inflation is at record levels, prices are rising, and costs are rapidly increasing for families. People are worried. Tom gives economic insight into why workers desperately need a pay rise.Enjoy!
The Bread & Roses Podcast - Introduction
Season 1, Ep. 1
Welcome to the Labour Party's new podcast. The Bread & Roses Podcast is a monthly series that will delve into Labour campaigns, and hear from the voices shaping those debates.This is your chance to hear about the latest developments in the world of work, social democracy, environment, care, housing and all the other issues shaping Ireland.Every month we will explore a new topics so subscribe wherever you get your podcasts, and send us your ideas for what we should talk about next.