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Have Ireland’s 30-somethings been spoiled by expectations?

The entire country is aghast at the housing crisis, with over 8,000 homeless including 3,000 children. Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has not helped matters by playing down the scale of the problem by describing it as low by international standards. The … Continue reading

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Lack of demand for decent journalism is allowing fluff to flourish

This begs the question of whether democracy remains the most appropriate way to run a country. Continue reading

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Why Brexit will be good for Ireland’s economy

A glance at official figures on Ireland’s international trade Continue reading

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Brexit deal must be ‘inferior’ to membership to protect EU borders

Brexit may simply lead to a debate on the validity of the UK since this is just another union Continue reading

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Trump win proves people best swayed by vitriolic bullshit

To avoid following in the footsteps of our American cousins, Europeans need to harmonise more firmly and more faithfully. Continue reading

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Return to the Troubles would be biggest blow dealt by Brexit

Over the centuries that Britain celebrated imperialism, Ireland experienced it. This has culminated in a vastly different outlook between the two islands. Continue reading

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Fuck Brexit, fuck economics …and fuck democracy

If EU nations are a stream of dominoes, Britain is the first brick to fall. Continue reading

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