Michael McDowell

Michael McDowell

Real reconciliation with the orange in our tricolour must mean more than just indifference

Real reconciliation with the orange in our tricolour must mean more than just indifference

Regarding the legacy of Martin McGuinness, the old Latin maxim ‘De mortuis, nil nisi bonum’ is wise counsel for the present

Brexit may not deliver a united Ireland soon, but it's a challenge that should unite us all

Brexit may not deliver a united Ireland soon, but it's a challenge that should unite us all

With Brexit looming, neither the North or South is being served well by their elected leaders

Michael McDowell: The Church condemns only itself

Michael McDowell: The Church condemns only itself

The Catholic church holds fast to the moral authoritarianism which denounced and interned unmarried mothers

Michael McDowell: Ireland can't afford generous tax treatments for the wealthy

Michael McDowell: Ireland can't afford generous tax treatments for the wealthy

When you see life-saving surgery denied over cost, tax residency for sale is a gamble Ireland can ill afford

It's Simon Coveney who has the political wind in his sails

It's Simon Coveney who has the political wind in his sails

One way or another, an ebb-tide has set in for Leo

Mark Zuckerberg’s hymn of praise to Facebook is striking in its simplicity, and yet worrying in its shallowness

Mark Zuckerberg’s hymn of praise to Facebook is striking in its simplicity, and yet worrying in its shallowness

What are we, poor mortals, to make of the latest 'Book of Revelation', this latter day gospel of Mark?

Plans to rush a flawed prostitution bill through the new Seanad are scandalous

Plans to rush a flawed prostitution bill through the new Seanad are scandalous

A prostitute’s customer will suddenly become the criminal, while the prostitute is free to roam the streets

Trump’s jump into the US political pool threatens tsunamis in Europe

Trump’s jump into the US political pool threatens tsunamis in Europe

Trump is dangerously polarising politics across the globe

Trump is a self-absorbed bully, remaking the United States in his own image

Trump is a self-absorbed bully, remaking the United States in his own image

Why are we all struck dumb as Trump’s psychopathy is elevated to the status of US policy?

Arthur Cox partner offers remarkable magnum opus

Arthur Cox partner offers remarkable magnum opus

The Law of Companies (Fourth Edition), By Dr Thomas B Courtney, Partner Arthur Cox Solicitors

McDowell: We need to be proactive in Brexit negotiations

McDowell: We need to be proactive in Brexit negotiations

If Ireland doesn't stand up at the Brexit negotiating table, it risks being handed a bad deal

McDowell: 'Trump is not a natural ally of Irish interests'

McDowell: 'Trump is not a natural ally of Irish interests'

We are being cast adrift on very turbulent seas, writes Michael McDowell

A craving for instant feedback has created a commentariat with little regard for truth

A craving for instant feedback has created a commentariat with little regard for truth

The media’s desire for instant gratification is encouraging the development of a vicious online mentality

A disquieting axis hundred years on from the Russian Revolution

A disquieting axis hundred years on from the Russian Revolution

Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump are forming an unlikely axis of global power

The time has come to speak a little ‘truth to power’ to Samantha Power

The time has come to speak a little ‘truth to power’ to Samantha Power

The US deluded itself and quite a large portion of the western media