The protesters — around 1,000 — who blocked Dublin streets on Wednesday evening over the repossession of a property on Tuesday may not have realised it but earlier that day one of the cornerstone figures of the British establishment made a powerful, uncompromising speech attacking some of the issues fuelling the housing crisis.
Fri, 14 Sep, 2018
YESTERDAY afternoon’s announcement from Noírín O’Sullivan that she would resign from her position as Garda commissioner with immediate effect was probably greeted more with relief rather than surprise in government circles.
Mon, 11 Sep, 2017
Former archbishop of Canterbury Lord Carey has been asked to step down as an honorary assistant bishop in Oxford after a damning review found that senior Church of England officials colluded with a bishop who abused young men.
Thu, 22 Jun, 2017
People are using the EU referendum result as a “mere sham for their hatred to be expressed”, said the Archbishop of Canterbury amid fears of a rise in the number of hate-related incidents in wake of the vote.
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016
An ex-bishop who abused 18 young men and aspiring priests over 30 years in england has finally admitted his guilt after a last-ditch effort to throw his case out on the word of a former Archbishop of Canterbury failed.
Tue, 08 Sep, 2015