Wrong there Michael Lowry, it’s a pretty awful way to be judging women

Alison O’ Connor says we shouldn’t dismiss it as harmless when society judges women on their appearance 

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IRISH EXAMINER VIEW

Every option must be considered - Managing property prices

THERE are very few subjects that provoke so many different views, that touch so many conflicting agendas, and generate so much angst; there are very few subjects that can have such a devastating impact on personal and national economic well-being as property prices soaring well beyond the rate of inflation.

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Opportunity comes calling - Laureate For Irish Fiction

THIS has been a good week for book lovers. Despite an endless litany of woe — or gloating technocrats predicting the death of printed books — sales of hard copy books are resurgent.

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What a waste - Forgotten airstrips

IT’S just over decade since the country benefited from Charlie McCreevy’s if-I-have-it-I-spend-it brand of housekeeping but a legacy from our wild Bollinger days was discussed at the Public Accounts Committee yesterday. The hearing did not show our country in a particularly good light.

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Water charges protest - Attack on President crossed a line

ONE of the privileges of living in this democracy is that you have a right to protest, to disagree and to expect that your arguments be considered. 

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