We spent €60 million on acquiring Thornton Hall for a new, modern prison. Now, in the midst of a continuing prison crisis, calls for the site to be used for public housing are shocking to hear
It is not enough to express abhorrence at the killing of Lyra McKee. True politicians need to act
The DUP would break your heart. By holding out against May’s deal, they are actually opting for a hard border rather than living with a backstop which guarantees no hard border
Most member states are opposed to the creation of a sovereign EU super-state. Most electorates in most member states simply do not share Macron's ambition
Israel is badly betrayed when Netanyahu accuses the Oireachtas of anti-Semitism. This from a man who backs Duterte in the Philippines and Crown Prince Salman in Saudi Arabia
What do I make of modern Sinn Féin? Do I think it is a republican movement, a democratic movement? Do I think it is more likely to bring about Irish unity than other parties? The short answer is no
Both Democrats and Republicans must act now to find credible nominees for the 2020 election.