Tom Mcgurk, Opinion /

Total eclipse at the heart of America’s body politic

Total eclipse at the heart of America’s body politic

The prospect of ‘President Trump’ doesn’t seem so crazy any more

McGurk: Ireland face draining day against Wales

McGurk: Ireland face draining day against Wales

To slay the red dragons would be a fairytale ending

Tom McGurk: 1916 is more than a ripping good yarn

Tom McGurk: 1916 is more than a ripping good yarn

Much to admire in Rebellion, but who wants to watch a period soap opera?

McGurk: The Craggy Island election primer

McGurk: The Craggy Island election primer

Even Fr Dougal gets the message eventually

Tom McGurk: Rugby needs radical change to survive

Tom McGurk: Rugby needs radical change to survive

How will Ireland compete against this rising tide of money?

Tom McGurk: Ask your candidate, yes or no to windfarms?

Tom McGurk: Ask your candidate, yes or no to windfarms?

The case for massive windfarm development has collapsed

McGurk: We must tackle migrant crisis before it’s too late

McGurk: We must tackle migrant crisis before it’s too late

Ireland should take no lectures from anyone when it comes to prioritising genuine refugees in coming years

McGurk: We can reap hidden benefits of a Brexit

McGurk: We can reap hidden benefits of a Brexit

We should be looking at the opportunities it could open up for us

Tom McGurk: Ring of truth is UFC is far from boxing

Tom McGurk: Ring of truth is UFC is far from boxing

A bloody spectacle that was born to lure eyeballs to the small screen

McGurk: Trump is a threat to American democracy

McGurk: Trump is a threat to American democracy

His outburst against Muslims has left the presidential election itself a hostage to violent events at home and abroad

McGurk: The remarkable triumph of the man least likely

McGurk: The remarkable triumph of the man least likely

Enda Kenny has reinvented Fine Gael and replaced Fianna Fáil as the natural party of government

McGurk: Let’s make that open door work for us

McGurk: Let’s make that open door work for us

Immigration can profoundly enrich a country, if it’s done right

McGurk: Jihadist terrorism has reached a new level

McGurk: Jihadist terrorism has reached a new level

Those who brought mass-murder to Paris were slaughtering their fellow citizens and many of their own generation

Tom McGurk: Horror in Paris

Tom McGurk: Horror in Paris

The Paris attacks last Friday brought the Middle East conflict to the heart of Europe. With the worsening war in Syria and a growing migrant crisis, are we looking down the years at a generational nightmare?

McGurk: Faster. Higher. Stronger. Doped.

McGurk: Faster. Higher. Stronger. Doped.

Doping in athletics is occurring on a worldwide scale – and in some cases under the eyes of governments. So what do records really mean?