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A European army is an idle pipe dream for bored federalists

A European army is an idle pipe dream for bored federalists

The EU cannot go to war. It has no democratic authority to control an army.

The centre will hold

The centre will hold

While we were not able to do all we hoped on budget day, we did show that moderate politics, instead of populism, can work

The most vicious US presidential campaign of all time is plumbing new depths daily

The most vicious US presidential campaign of all time is plumbing new depths daily

An ugliness without end

The failure of the Republican Party to deal with the Tea Party has led to its extreme demise

The failure of the Republican Party to deal with the Tea Party has led to its extreme demise

The GOP is responsible for Trump - they owed us the duty not to nominate him

Nóirín O’Sullivan, Enda Kenny and the Garda controversy

Nóirín O’Sullivan, Enda Kenny and the Garda controversy

The indications are that the Garda Commissioner can survive this inquiry

The realities of Brexit are starting to hit home

The realities of Brexit are starting to hit home

We will be physically isolated from the rest of Europe

Labour failing to learn its lessons

Labour failing to learn its lessons

What Micheál Martin - and Jennifer Aniston - can teach Labour about winning back core support

Michael McDowell: The politics of paralysis are but the outward signs of an unspoken crisis in our democracy

Michael McDowell: The politics of paralysis are but the outward signs of an unspoken crisis in our democracy

Poll tells us is that nobody sees a coherent option for the next government

Enda Kenny is just like Frodo, longing to hold onto power and mojo

Enda Kenny is just like Frodo, longing to hold onto power and mojo

All of which makes him unlikely to throw in the Ring

Comment: No Senator, you don't deserve an All-Ireland ticket

Comment: No Senator, you don't deserve an All-Ireland ticket

Mulherin and Noone's complaints are a disgusting abuse of position

Michael McDowell: More and more people are facing a financial cliff in 2019...

Michael McDowell: More and more people are facing a financial cliff in 2019...

Unless there is radical reform of the local property tax in the meantime

Apple: Disgraceful ruling suggests Ireland is being softened up for an EU tax regime

Apple: Disgraceful ruling suggests Ireland is being softened up for an EU tax regime

I carry no candle for multinational capitalists but ...

Michael McDowell: Europe’s ‘leaders’ unaware of federalist blathering arrogance

Michael McDowell: Europe’s ‘leaders’ unaware of federalist blathering arrogance

Becoming a North Dakota in a federal Europe is not in our interest

Michael McDowell: OCI debacle shows the sporting body badly needs reform

Michael McDowell: OCI debacle shows the sporting body badly needs reform

Events proves organisation should be nobody’s personal fiefdom

Mary Regan: We thought we’d had a political upheaval

Mary Regan: We thought we’d had a political upheaval

But real change is what happens elsewhere