Readers Blog: Dublin City Councillors welcome 8th committee vote

As a group of Dublin City Councillors, we are acutely aware of how the Eighth Amendment, and Ireland’s restrictive abortion legislation, has impacted on the ...

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Readers Blog: Volcanoes’ effects on changes in our climate

From studies of history and geology, it is clear that what we now call Ireland experienced cycles of climate change. We have rocks that formed under tropical seas ...

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Readers Blog: Oireachtas needs mandate to change abortion law

In 1983, aged 21, I voted againstthe Eighth Amendment to the Constitution designed to ban abortion in Ireland. At the time, a crisis pregnancy was a very real possibility ...

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Readers' blog: Gong for brass neck goes to Fianna Fáil

At this time of the year in the midst of the annual award-giving frenzy, the gong for brass neck must surely go to Micheál Martin and his pals in Fianna Fáil. ...

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Readers Blog: We are living in a ‘fraud state’

In law, fraud is a deliberate deception to secure unfair or unlawful gain, or to deprive a victim of a legal right.

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Readers Blog: Recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel

Irish4Israel welcomes the decision of the American government to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. For more than 2,000 years the Jewish people have yearned ...

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Readers Blog: Pope prevented violence by not referring to the Rohingya

Pope prevented violence by not referring to the Rohingya.

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Readers blog: Irish soldiers could be blameless casualties following Trump decision on Jerusalem

US President Donald Trump’s announcement that the US now recognises Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, is arrogant, incorrect, and dangerous.

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