TERRY PRONE

TERRY PRONE: Hiroshima victims still suffered long after the bomb was dropped

Little interest was evinced by the Allies in offering medical treatment to bomb victims, writes Terry Prone

 

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TERRY PRONE: DNA technology is a true crime against a popular literary genre

WHEN you’ve believed something passionately for a long, long time, it’s incredibly difficult to relinquish that belief, writes Terry Prone.

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TERRY PRONE: Petition ensures 'heels' are now the woman's choice

If you’re a nurse, a surgeon, a cabin steward... you wear a uniform on the job and you expect to wear a uniform, writes Terry Prone

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TERRY PRONE: Ireland's deer are not to blame for humans contracting Lyme disease

Everybody’s out hillwalking, running, Ironmanning. Except me, writes Terry Prone

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TERRY PRONE: So-called New Politics is the same old politics under a new name

Let us reject the apologia that corrupt behaviour is in some way less corrupt if it is ‘of its time’, writes Terry Prone

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TERRY PRONE: We should start tackling this problem like a rat up a drainpipe

If fast-food restaurants are infested with rats, the rest of us better stock up on Warfarin. Or domesticate them and keep them as pets, writes Terry Prone.

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TERRY PRONE: Is Tusla successfully reducing risks for children in foster homes?

We have a century-long history, in mental illness particularly, of blaming mothers, writes Terry Prone

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TERRY PRONE: Valiant effort to screw workforce and mortgage future, for what?

Pearson’s gone. Valeant says it’s no longer a roll-up company. Their joint contribution to capitalism is profound, writes Terry Prone

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TERRY PRONE: A secular state should not object to the human right to assisted suicide

To kill yourself is no longer illegal. It is a human right, writes Terry Prone

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TERRY PRONE: Tennis star Novak Djokovic’s gender pay ‘apology’ was a PR car crash

Tennis player Novak Djokovic spoke rashly on social media. He should have followed the example of the humorous Garda road-safety Twitter feed, writes Terry Prone.

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TERRY PRONE: Power of protest brings its own sense of reward and virtue

The great thing about the protesting gene is that it takes credit for even the most tenuous apparent victories, writes Terry Prone

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TERRY PRONE: Prognosis may have changed but cancer heroes remain the same

If you were diagnosed with cancer, you were goosed. Gone. Ready to pop your clogs. Not anymore, writes Terry Prone

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TERRY PRONE: Risk-taking and scars were a child’s rites of passage and still should be

In the process, they learned balance and athleticism and a solid appreciation of danger, writes Terry Prone

 

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