MW63: Involuntary Detention Bill / Music & Mental Health

Senator @mairedev lodges legislation in the Seanad which seeks to abolish the practice of charging Mental Health patients who have been involuntarily detained. Joe & Pia from DCFM talk to Senator Máire Devine

And Brian Greene heads along to RTE CHOICE MUSIC PRIZE Conversations at IMRO and talks to IMRO Chairperson Eleanor McEvoy and Aoife Ruth of @BimmDublin about Music & Mental Health

most unparliamentary language

A decade ago we were in economic melt down. The country was facing years of decline and austerity. Things boiled over in the Irish Parliament as junior party in Government the Green’s Deputy Paul Gogarty TD says “Fuck You” to Emmet Stagg TD in Dail Eireann.

Video uploaded by Damien Mulley captures the moment. A musical remix I did adds some Lily Allen to the mix.