Ireland’s current ‘soft-touch’ approach to social media giants is worryingly similar to our pre-crash regulation of the banks
The political parties that control nominations have decided to disenfranchise us by not having a presidential election
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The former Anglo chief executive called the shots at a bank which cost the state many billions. So why do we seem so apathetic about this week’s guilty verdict?
Last week’s referendum result did not herald the advent of secularisation in Ireland. It had already quietly arrived in the hearts and minds of Irish people
Consensus-building in the Citizens’ Assembly enabled Irish people to embark on a journey of reflection that led to Friday’s vote
With Oireachtas committees, the political instinct veers towards scoring points rather than getting answers
It’s time to change the way we deal with scandals and start making individuals answerable for their behaviour – with real penalties