IRISH EXAMINER VIEW

Brexit negotiations - Point scoring serves no good

If Ireland is to secure as much as it can during negotiations on Brexit it is essential that the Taoiseach and our European commissioner Phil Hogan are singing from the same hymn sheet.

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Abortion law - Early vote undermines work to date

The all-party Oireachtas committee examining Ireland’s abortion law took many people by surprise when it voted overwhelmingly against retaining the Eighth Amendment
to the Constitution in its present form while still having five weeks of debate on the issue to run.

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Inability to track sex crimes - Shame on us

For many years the Rape Crisis Network Ireland has provided sterling service to survivors of sexual violence, offering support, counselling and advice to thousands.

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Man Booker Prize - Who dares wins

Sometimes it pays to take chances, experiment and venture outside traditional comfort zones. 

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