Advertisement

Should Independent TD Noel Grealish apologize for his remarks about asylum seekers?

Minister of State for Equality, Immigration & Integration David Stanton joined the show to clarify the government's position on the controversial remarks made by Independent TD Noel Grealish, before Joe Loughnane, a People Before Profit Galway Local Area Representative and member of Anti Racism Galway, and Pippa Woolnough, Communications and Advocacy Manager with the Immigrant Council of Ireland, gave their views on the subject.

Share this article

12.46 14 Sep 2019


Should Independent TD Noel Grealish apologize for his remarks about asylum seekers?


Listen to this episode


Share this article

12.46 14 Sep 2019


Independent TD Noel Grealish is coming under increasing pressure to withdraw controversial remarks he made about asylum seekers on Wednesday evening. Minister of State for Equality, Immigration & Integration David Stanton joined the show to relay his views on the remarks and make clear the government's position on the subject. After that, Joe Loughnane, a People Before Profit Galway Local Area Representative and member of Anti Racism Galway, and Pippa Woolnough, Communications and Advocacy Manager with the Immigrant Council of Ireland, expressed their displeasure with the Independent TD's remarks.


Read more about

Asylum Seekers David Stanton Direct Provision Centres Joe Loughnane Newstalk Newstalk Breakfast Noel Grealish Pippa Woolnough Refugees Susan Keogh

Related Episodes

PAUL MURPHY | Cork take down D...

00:13:16

PAUL MURPHY | Cork take down Dublin | Clare outlast Wexford | OTB Hurling

OTB GAA

00:13:16


FOOTBALL SATURDAY | England ar...

01:25:34

FOOTBALL SATURDAY | England are mentally fragile | Poznan stories | OTB SOCCER

OTB Football

01:25:34


Former Head of Coca-Cola on pu...

00:13:13

Former Head of Coca-Cola on pursuing a new direction in life

Down To Business

00:13:13


Executive Chair: Frank Gormley...

00:11:03

Executive Chair: Frank Gormley Entrepreneur and former accountant from South Africa

Down To Business

00:11:03