Category Archives: Opinion

Our guests of other nations 

Opinion: When two groups of vulnerable people are played against each other for the ostensible prize of living in emergency accommodation, ironically, this exemplifies the reason why we have these problems in the first place, writes John O’Shea CHRISTMAS is that time of year when we welcome our emigrants home from the US, Canada, the UK, Europe, Dubai, Australia, New… Continue Reading

‘I take grave exception to his comments about our late father’

Opinion: Comedian and impressionist Oliver Callan has used the forum provided by a national newspaper to launch a stinging attack on the Healy-Raes. But, as Deputy Michael Healy-Rae writes in this opinion piece for, whatever Callan has to say about his brother and himself, he takes grave exception to his comments about our late… Continue Reading