Category: Comment Ireland
Imagine, for a moment, if you can, the reaction in Ireland’s newspapers and radio programmes if...Read More
Speaking across the Dáil chamber in 1962, the formidable TD John McQuillan described the Minister...Read More
Tom Mitchell who died on July 22 just short of his 89th birthday was twice elected as a...Read More
Kathy Sheridan, in yesterday’s Irish Times, sensitively engages with the issue of assisted...Read More
Summer 2020 is another kind of new normal. There’s a strange feel to it like all the other...Read More
Deeply unfair, you’d have to say: A series of gaffes prior to and during the general election cost...Read More
It seems like RTE has gone all 1968 on our ass. Not only have they guilt-bombed us now for months...Read More
‘Then they came for child benefit’ – government BACKTRACK on PUP after coming under fire for cutting covid payments
For most Irish people, child benefit is sacrosanct and should not be interfered with. Many...Read More
There’s been a lot of talk recently about the removal of statues being an assault on our history,...Read More
Ireland has been slower than most other EU countries to re-open its borders to inward travel. A...Read More
Petty spite in stopping welfare for people who take holiday is in stark contrast to lavish payment for ministers
In the last few days we learned that the Department of Social Protection has been busy tracking...Read More
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