Post Editors

Post Editors

SBP editorial: Making the case for modest tax cuts

SBP editorial: Making the case for modest tax cuts

One of the most familiar political soundbites of recent times is the pledge not to repeat the mis...

SBP editorial: Varadkar must say no to harmonised corporate tax rate

SBP editorial: Varadkar must say no to harmonised corporate tax rate

Jean-Claude Juncker, the European Commission president, wants an EU-wide corporate tax rate. This...

SBP editorial: Nama not the fix for broken housing system

SBP editorial: Nama not the fix for broken housing system

Another week, and another proposal to help remedy Ireland’s housing and homelessness crisis. Th...

SBP editorial: Dysfunctional Garda force needs outside leadership

SBP editorial: Dysfunctional Garda force needs outside leadership

Last week, this newspaper said Nóirín O’Sullivan’s tenure as Garda commissioner was untenab...

SBP editorial: Tax breaks are a good servant, but a bad master

SBP editorial: Tax breaks are a good servant, but a bad master

Last week, this newspaper reported on a series of proposals by Fianna Fáil to help solve Ireland...

SBP editorial: End of the line for public confidence in O’Sullivan

SBP editorial: End of the line for public confidence in O’Sullivan

The public had lost confidence in Nóirín O’Sullivan. In the best interest of the force, it was time for her to go

SBP editorial: Ireland must heed warnings from the US

SBP editorial: Ireland must heed warnings from the US

At a manufacturing company in Springfield, Missouri last week, Donald Trump, the increasingly err...

SBP editorial: Apathy and amnesia about the Troubles’ worst atrocity

SBP editorial: Apathy and amnesia about the Troubles’ worst atrocity

May 17, 1974, was a Friday. Just as people in Dublin were streaming out of work to enjoy the week...

SBP editorial: Building a solution to the rental crisis

SBP editorial: Building a solution to the rental crisis

If a weighing scales is off balance, the touch of a thumb may work for a short while, but true eq...

SBP editorial: Lessons from flooding chaos in Donegal

SBP editorial: Lessons from flooding chaos in Donegal

The images from Donegal have been shocking: cars being tossed through the walls of houses by muds...

SBP editorial: Violence casts shadow over holiday season

SBP editorial: Violence casts shadow over holiday season

August is the high point of the holiday season. But the terrible violence that has been seen in B...

SBP editorial: Shortage of consultants poses risks to our health

SBP editorial: Shortage of consultants poses risks to our health

Access to medical care requires an adequate number of doctors, with a mix of generalists and spec...

SBP Editorial: Finding hope for Ireland’s Lost Generation

SBP Editorial: Finding hope for Ireland’s Lost Generation

Every generation holds the hope that the future will be brighter for the next. But there is now a...

Leo Varadkar proves his mettle with a timely border intervention

Leo Varadkar proves his mettle with a timely border intervention

The Taoiseach’s recent intervention on the issue of Brexit and the border managed to antagonise...

Helping the accidental and small-time landlords

Helping the accidental and small-time landlords

One of the groups in society still being affected by the economic crash are the ‘accidental lan...