Susan O'Keeffe

Susan O'Keeffe is an investigative journalist. She is a former member of Seanad Eireann (2011-2016). She worked for many years with BBC Current Affairs as a producer/director in Manchester and London and with Granada TV's World in Action. Her programme Money for Nothing resulted in the Beef Tribunal and with her arrest and trial for not revealing her sources to that Tribunal. She also made the programme Sins of the Fathers, the first to reveal abuse of children by Catholic priests. Dublin born, she holds a BSc(Dairy&Food) from UCC and a diploma in marketing. She has written a book The Candidate, a contemporaneous account of her 2009 European election campaign.​​

Susan O’Keeffe: ‘Living with Covid’ strategy emerges as the only realistic option

Susan O’Keeffe: Support for SME sector and rapid booster rollout essential for next phase of pandemic

Susan O’Keeffe: Uplift movement can encourage meaningful change

Susan O’Keeffe: We have 11 years to save the planet from catastrophe

Susan O’Keeffe: Lonely Planet’s view of Dublin is different to the reality for so many of its citizens

Susan O’Keeffe: Boosters and regulations our only option

Susan O’Keeffe: Oil executives being held to public account is welcome and overdue

Susan O’Keeffe: Boris Johnson’s latest slogan can only be deemed delusional

Susan O’Keeffe: Not a lot done, more to do as Fianna Fáil seeks fresh image

Susan O’Keeffe: Energy crisis is a missed opportunity to drive home effects of climate change

Susan O’Keeffe: Sinn Féin ready to turn the screw on weakened coalition

Susan O’Keeffe: Donaldson’s threat is a folly of stupendous proportion

Susan O’Keeffe: As we emerge from one crisis, there is a bigger one waiting

Susan O’Keeffe: Merkel’s departure provides huge challenges for Germany – and Europe

Susan O’Keeffe: The Church still fails to show suitable contrition for the pain it has caused

Susan O’Keeffe: The time for small steps is over, climate change requires big action now

Susan O’Keeffe: Communions can and should be delayed

Susan O’Keeffe: A fitter, healthier population is the real gold standard

Susan O’Keeffe: Britain’s tough talking on Northern Ireland protocol conceals a crumbling mess

Susan O’Keeffe: Failure to hit 2050 climate target will collapse the EU and threaten our way of life