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: Gardaí and teachers are on the frontline and deserve early vaccines

Susan O’Keeffe: Public wants clarity, not false promises, from government

Susan O’Keeffe: A self-appointed saviour is not the answer to climate change

Susan O’Keeffe: If we want health service reform, we must listen to frontline workers

Health Susan O'Keeffe 3 weeks ago

Susan O’Keeffe: Nursing home residents have been failed again in vaccine rollout

Susan O’Keeffe: Within weeks of Brexit, we face life-or-death consequences

Susan O’Keeffe: We must work to turn Biden’s love of Ireland into tangible benefit

US Susan O'Keeffe 1 month ago

Susan O’Keeffe: Vaccination programme needs to be treated as a national emergency

Comment: Vaccination numbers don’t add up – we’ll be living and dying with Covid-19 until 2022

Susan O’Keeffe: Vaccination rates far too low to offer respite to health workers or public

Susan O’Keeffe: Lack of national vaccine ICT system an inconceivable blunder

Columnists Susan O'Keeffe 2 months ago

Susan O’Keeffe: Governments must enforce public health, not wish for it

Susan O’Keeffe: Brexit saga obscures grim warning from Climate Ambition Summit

Susan O’Keeffe: Boris Johnson’s heart is not in doing a Brexit deal

Brexit Susan O'Keeffe 3 months ago

Susan O’Keeffe: Missed cancer diagnoses hint at true toll of fight against Covid-19

Columnists Susan O'Keeffe 3 months ago

Susan O’Keeffe: Mink variant a stark concern amid vaccine optimism

Columnists Susan O'Keeffe 3 months ago

Comment: Brexit remains the most pressing issue for Ireland

Columnists Susan O'Keeffe 3 months ago

Comment: Biden’s challenges are many and complex

Columnists Susan O'Keeffe 3 months ago

Comment: Trumpism will endure regardless of election outcome

Columnists Susan O'Keeffe 4 months ago

Comment: Learning to live with Covid will replace cycle of lockdowns in 2021

Columnists Susan O'Keeffe 4 months ago