Holidays are for reading all those books you’ve been discussing with your friends for weeks, but haven’t actually read.MORE
DOES Facebook put strong, educated, liberal women out front to hide its real intent behind them? asks Victoria White.
In tendering her resignation this week as principal of St Patrick’s National School in Greystones, Co Wicklow, Eileen Jackson has stood up for Christianity in the face of tribalism.MORE
Ryanair needs a leader who can communicate to people what the airline can do for them, not just what it can’t, writes Victoria WhiteMORE
Our cherished identity is blown to the four winds if we remain wedded to the fossil fuel industry, writes Victoria White.MORE
Imagine if the drought went on all summer? I think that’s the worry which is niggling at many of us.MORE
It’s an insult to give children a birth certificate which records two parents who can’t have physically engendered them, writes Victoria WhiteMORE
What is Environment Minister Denis Naughten’s problem with deposit-refunds on bottles, cans and plastic bottles, and a ban on cups and tableware that can’t be composted or used again?
What the Government really fears is the voice of a dying woman blaming them for her plight, writes Victoria WhiteMORE
Cash payments work for families. Robert Putnam, the US author of Bowling Alone, quotes research showing that a €3,000-a-year-payment in a child’s first three years improves that child’s academic performance and increases his or her eventual salary by 20%.MORE
The Eighth Amendment was never about Catholicism. The Catholic Church did not insert it, the political system did, writes Victoria White.
The characters in ‘Whistle’ and ‘Conversations’ strike home to my era of emigration and every era since, writes Victoria White.MORE