IRISH EXAMINER VIEW

Green mask slips to reveal criminals

EVERY now and then, something nasty happens to remind us all of how very thin the veil between violent criminality and what passes for Republicanism — and Loyalism — really is. 

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More than quotas needed for equality

THE idea of gender quotas seems almost an anachronism, something clumsily outdated and unnecessary in our shiny, all-in-it-together world. 

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DNA database success

THE figures showing how effective the (relatively) new national DNA database has been as a tool to fight crime begs an obvious question. Why did it take so very long — eight years of government prevarication — to put in place?

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Adams challenged again: Same old story, same old doubts

JUST a few weeks ago the Oxford Dictionary identified the word “post-truth” as its Word of the Year for 2016.

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