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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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Orlando massacre was not Muslim extremist homophobia – so what?

People who follow religion are treated with suspicion that their minds are warped. Yet mental illness has absolutely nothing to do with belief systems. Continue reading

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Why the Irish media is wrong about Brexit

The founding principle of the European Economic Community was “to preserve peace and liberty and to lay the foundations of an ever closer union among the peoples of Europe”. In the centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising, it is curious … Continue reading

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