Karl Brophy

Karl Brophy

Cost of a united Ireland would crush us with tax

Cost of a united Ireland would crush us with tax

A united Ireland has the support of six out of ten people in the 26 counties of Ireland even if it costs the Irish government €9 billion, according to a recent poll

Hark the Irish elite

Hark the Irish elite

Let’s resolve to do away with the smug condescension we direct at the poor

Karl Brophy: Fine Gael comrades make a left turn

Karl Brophy: Fine Gael comrades make a left turn

Party tries to cover all bases to replace FF as permanent party of government

FG still obsessed with 1997 great mistake

FG still obsessed with 1997 great mistake

It was approaching midnight on Wednesday June 4, 1997. The drink was flowing in Dessie Hynes’ ...

Alcohol policy is half-cut

Alcohol policy is half-cut

We’re drinking far less of our own accord, so why is the government handing more money to the supermarkets and off-licences in the name of sobering us up?