Ireland
Ireland

Ireland

11 October 2017

The Taoiseach who championed censorship

The obits for Liam Cosgrave have glossed over his deep illiberalism.

18 September 2017

George Hook and the sanitisation of Irish debate

It will be a bad day for free speech if the outspoken radio host is sacked.

16 June 2017

Bring on the Irish abortion referendum

This is our chance to make the positive case for women’s rights.

14 June 2017

Everyone needs to calm down about the DUP

It’s pure fearmongering to say this party threatens the British fabric.

Corbyn and the IRA: an infantile scandal

This gotcha moralism is childish, irritating and historically illiterate.

5 April 2017

Enough with the legal coups against Brexit

Now elite Remainers are trying to sabotage the Brexit negotiations.

22 March 2017

The boy from the Bogside who took on the British

To many of us in Northern Ireland, Martin McGuinness was a hero.

7 March 2017

The end of Northern Ireland? Not so fast

The shrinking of Unionism is not down to a surge in republicanism.

21 February 2017

The EU is no friend of the Irish

Ireland's interests lie with links to Britain not Brussels.