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: We must put women’s healthcare out of reach of the Church for good

Health Susan O'Keeffe 6 days ago

Susan O’Keeffe: United Kingdom or a united Ireland? Next DUP leader will have to face up to the debate

Susan O’Keeffe: It will take the actions of millions worldwide to truly eliminate racial hated

World Susan O'Keeffe 2 weeks ago

Susan O’Keeffe: The state is still failing mother and baby homes victims

Susan O’Keeffe: Vaccination row has exposed fault lines in society

Susan O’Keeffe: False dawns always come back to bite us

Susan O’Keeffe: Climate Action Bill targets have been set, now the hard work begins

Susan O’Keeffe: Vaccine hubris has been undermined by reality

Susan O’Keeffe: Harry and Meghan and their potential effect on the Irish border

World Susan O'Keeffe 2 months ago

Susan O’Keeffe: Gardaí and teachers are on the frontline and deserve early vaccines

Columnists Susan O'Keeffe 2 months ago

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

Columnists Susan O'Keeffe 2 months ago

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 months 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 3 months 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 4 months ago