Help needed: write to your TD!

This is an urgent and serious call for help – especially those of you with techie experience – to help build a faxyourmp style website for the Republic. John Handelaar has signed up ten volunteers and needs just five more to reach his pledgebank target by tomorrow! The UK version has done some marvellous work in getting MPs, MSPs and AMs to respond to their constituents.

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty