Brian Keegan: Supporting businesses and jobs is key to recovery
Making sure companies have cashflow – and empowering the public sector – will help the country get back on its feet after Covid-19
Last week, Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe promised to publish a policy response to support the recovery. He has made the point in the past that while many people have great ideas as to how money should be spent in our economy, few make proposals as to how money might be raised.
In happier times, it was relatively straightforward, though never popular, to raise additional taxes. But that was then and this is now. In...
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Andrea Cleary: Don’t fall for the long con of 80 hours a week
Our bosses want us to work longer and longer shifts – and why wouldn’t they? Which makes it all the more important that we stand firm and resist
Séamas O’Reilly: What happens when the male gaze gets turned on itself?
Men are feeling more pressure than ever to achieve unattainable looks, but women have been graded and degraded on their appearance for centuries. It’s time for us all to go easy on ourselves
Deirdre Heenan: The DUP, not Brexit, has left angry loyalists in a tailspin
Thanks to a shameful and dangerous lack of political leadership, mistrust and division is rife in unionism – to everybody’s cost