Tom McGurk

Tom McGurk

Articles by Tom McGurk

Muhammad Ali: A true heavyweight

Muhammad Ali: A true heavyweight

He was a larger than life character who was propelled onto the world stage

Less than sporting about a global health threat

Less than sporting about a global health threat

"If anyone tells you there isn’t a problem, ask them where they got their information"

Tom McGurk: The Martin, Arlene and Máirtín Show

Tom McGurk: The Martin, Arlene and Máirtín Show

All eyes must be on the future chemistry between Arlene Foster and Martin McGuinness- as well as up-and-coming finance minister Máirtín Ó Muilleoir

Tom McGurk: Baffling visa deal for Turks and Kosovars

Tom McGurk: Baffling visa deal for Turks and Kosovars

‘Travel’ visas could open the floodgates to the very gangsters who are smuggling migrants into the EU

Tom McGurk: We need to start talking about the US trade deal

Tom McGurk: We need to start talking about the US trade deal

The controversy around the transatlantic trade and investment partnership is non-existent in Ireland, but is raging elsewhere

Tom McGurk: For now, it is all quiet on the northern front

Tom McGurk: For now, it is all quiet on the northern front

Yet for Sinn Féin, we can see the first signs that the electoral tide is faltering in the North

Tom McGurk: A government built on sand

Tom McGurk: A government built on sand

Maybe it’s because the process has proved to be so interminably long. Maybe it is because we are all so utterly weary of it. But isn’t it incredible that the events of the last week have not resulted in more widespread public outrage?

Is Britain set to be a nation once again?

Is Britain set to be a nation once again?

Barack Obama’s Brexit intervention has done little more than strengthen Britain’s retreat to its old Blitz mentality

McGurk: MMA is a backward step in what constitutes acceptable sport

McGurk: MMA is a backward step in what constitutes acceptable sport

MMA is a reversion to the original barbarism that was bare-knuckle fighting

Up a creek, with their own paddle

Up a creek, with their own paddle

Fianna Fáil is looking a historic gift horse in the mouth and ruining its own best chances

Tom McGurk: A nation finds itself once again

Tom McGurk: A nation finds itself once again

After last weekend’s celebration and much rigorous interrogation of the 1916 Rising, who fears to speak of Easter Week?

After 1916, things took a wrong turn

After 1916, things took a wrong turn

The dreams the Rising were soon crushed

No warnings, no mercy, and no fear of death

No warnings, no mercy, and no fear of death

The EU is ill-equipped to deal with murderous jihadi suicide bombers

McGurk: An open letter to Micheál Martin

McGurk: An open letter to Micheál Martin

Stop taking the Micheál, and deal with FG. You owe it to the lives that your last government devastated

McGurk: Migration - a crisis of biblical proportions

McGurk: Migration - a crisis of biblical proportions

It’s time we all emerged from the politically correct bunker on migration: the crisis is at the gate