Last week, I wrote here about the horrible fate of Jamal Khashoggi. I ventured to suggest that th...
Are we getting value for money from this behemoth which now spends close to €1 billion annually on our behalf?
When I first heard the allegation that Brett Kavanaugh had sexually molested a fellow teenager at...
True to form, Jean-Claude Juncker combined theatricality and vacuous rhetoric in his final speech...
The internet has turned out to be a Trojan horse in many ways. Extremism is set loose online and enthroned on the seat of wisdom
The New York Times’s decision to publish a high-level US administration member’s account of t...
Any public sense that the Taoiseach was being smart or politically opportunistic in staging an unprovoked repudiation of the three-budget deal with Fianna Fáil could well blow up in Varadkar’s face
Trump is facilitating Saudi Arabia and Israel while bullying Iran and Turkey – and getting the US nowhere
It is hard to draw any conclusion other than that Trump is advancing the regional interests of Israel as an end in itself.
Pope Francis is hardly a radical, but Catholic reactionaries are gunning for him in a power struggle for the Church’s future direction
Pope Francis is locked in a bitter struggle with conservative and reactionary forces in the Roman Catholic Church who have conducted a sometimes mutinous campaign to curb him
Mary Lou’s U-turn on a border poll and resignations from the party show Sinn Féin’s true nature is only ‘slightly democratic’
Sacha Baron Cohen’s Who Is America? is a reminder of the power of satire against ignorance and prejudice
The TV show features Cohen interviewing members of the far-right Tea Party mindset and persuading them to make complete idiots of themselves on camera