Post Editors

Post Editors

Let’s be clear: the banks did fail and must do better

Let’s be clear: the banks did fail and must do better

The Central Bank’s report on the behaviour and culture of the Irish retail banks offers a snaps...

SBP editorial: The presidency is important - and we deserve a real choice

SBP editorial: The presidency is important - and we deserve a real choice

We now know for certain that there will be a presidential election in October. We also know there...

SBP editorial on Facebook: Indifferent, avaricious and insular

SBP editorial on Facebook: Indifferent, avaricious and insular

When people think of the social media giant Facebook in Ireland, they think of the gleaming offic...

SBP editorials: Ryanair and unions need to up their game

SBP editorials: Ryanair and unions need to up their game

Last week, two things happened to Ryanair that are worth mentioning. The first is that it had to ...

SBP editorial: A taste of hard Brexit

SBP editorial: A taste of hard Brexit

If ever the hard Brexiteers needed a warning from history, they could find it on the streets of D...

Varadkar’s remarks set off alarm bells

Varadkar’s remarks set off alarm bells

There is a reluctance among journalists to spend too long reporting issues related to journalism....

Weather warnings

Weather warnings

The glorious sunshine that the country has been basking in for the past fortnight has lifted the ...

Incoming Garda Commissioner needs to clear the air

Incoming Garda Commissioner needs to clear the air

All Garda commissioner careers end in controversy, it appears. But that of Drew Harris has starte...

Public must pay up or put up with  water shortages

Public must pay up or put up with water shortages

The country is basking in a prolonged heatwave – but one of the few downsides is the impending ...

Settlement with medics  is no cure for pay issue

Settlement with medics is no cure for pay issue

Last week’s €182 million settlement of a High Court action between the state and medical cons...

Our problems show the government is driving blind

Our problems show the government is driving blind

Last year, this newspaper’s columnist Stephen Kinsella branded the housing statistics as ‘fak...

The only solution to the Brexit chaos is another British election

The only solution to the Brexit chaos is another British election

An unnamed friend of Boris Johnson was quoted last Friday as saying it was “sad and very disapp...

SBP editorial: Time for economy to ‘lean against the wind’

SBP editorial: Time for economy to ‘lean against the wind’

The economic omens continue to darken and, to quote a speech given last week by Sharon Donnery, d...

SBP editorial: Britain still muddling its way through Brexit talks

SBP editorial: Britain still muddling its way through Brexit talks

The European commissioner Michel Barnier recently warned the British government that negotiation ...

SBP editorial: Referendum result is a manifesto of a new, unexpected Ireland

SBP editorial: Referendum result is a manifesto of a new, unexpected Ireland

Ireland wrestled with its past and, through a landslide ballot few had predicted or even thought ...