Elaine Byrne: Greens deserve more analysis than glib charges of flakiness
The divergence in views between different wings of the Green Party is neither unusual nor a catastrophe
Is social class the reason that splits have emerged in the Green Party, or is something else more interesting going on?
The recent resignation of Peter Kavanagh, the Clondalkin-based councillor, marks the fourth time a councillor has left the Greens since the party entered government in June last year.
In January, two prominent councillors – Liam Sinclair, the party’s leader on South Dublin County Council, and Sophie Nicoullaud from Ballyfermot-Drimnagh – left the party. Lorna...
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Game of chicken on NI protocol has yet to play itself out
The British government’s brinkmanship in the wake of Brexit, including threats to trigger Article 16, has raised the stakes dramatically on the Northern Ireland protocol, but it is unclear whether there is substance to the sabre-rattling
Pat Rabbitte: Budget Day now is but a pale reflection of budgets past
The Minister for Finance must have been delighted to hear that the unspent sums are €6 billion more than anticipated – so why aren’t we all dancing in the streets at the news?
Elaine Byrne: We abandoned hope of connection, and signed up to satellite instead
Satellite broadband, from a growing number of providers, may be a quicker and better answer to rural Ireland’s offline woes than the National Broadband Plan
Sally Rooney part of a movement ‘promoting hatred and demonisation of Israel’ ambassador says
Israeli ambassador to Ireland said the those in the fields of arts are ‘instinctively radical and hostile to successful Western democracies such as Israel’ and drawn to the BDS movement as a result