Saturday, August 18, 2018

Fight Like a Girl by Clementine Ford – Fun, frank and fearless feminist manifesto

Fight Like a Girl by Clementine Ford - Fun, frank and fearless feminist manifesto Non-fiction: Fight Like a Girl, Clementine Ford, OneWorld books, paperback, 304 pages, €18.20 Attack: Clementine Ford writes on the...

Eilis O’Hanlon: Mary Lou’s quick U-turn on a border poll shows who really runs...

Eilis O'Hanlon: Mary Lou's quick U-turn on a border poll shows who really runs Sinn Fein The Sinn Fein chief will never truly be leader of her party until she faces down...

Theresa May meets France’s Macron in bid to win support for Brexit plans

Theresa May meets France's Macron in bid to win support for Brexit plans Theresa May was invited to French President Emmanuel Macron’s summer retreat for talks. Theresa May cut short her holiday to...

Brendan O’Connor: An Taoiseach, mindfulness and the Politics of ‘Likes’

Brendan O'Connor: An Taoiseach, mindfulness and the Politics of 'Likes' Leo Varadkar prefers new media to old media, but he should remember that he who lives by social media, dies by social...

Zimbabwe election result fails to banish old Mugabe demons

Zimbabwe election result fails to banish old Mugabe demons Emmerson Mnangagwa. Photo: AP Zimbabwe's election was meant to be a moment of national transformation: a textbook exercise in tolerance and democracy to banish...

Trump back on the stump

Trump back on the stump The US president is rallying party support on the campaign trail ahead of vital midterms, writes Ben Riley-Smith in Washington RISKS: Donald Trump. Photo: AP Squint and it could...

Miggledy is right – betting apps are a bloody scourge

Miggledy is right - betting apps are a bloody scourge Dismayed: Michael D Higgins has voiced concern over gambling apps If I'm perfectly honest, I don't have a lot of time for our...

North Korea hits back at US over sanctions enforcement

North Korea hits back at US over sanctions enforcement Washington’s Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had met his counterpart from Pyongyang in person at a summit in Singapore. US Secretary of State Mike...

Heavy police presence as right-wing rally begins in Portland

Heavy police presence as right-wing rally begins in Portland Patriot Prayer’s leader Joey Gibson is staging a rally in the liberal city, with anti-fascist demonstrators holding their own protest. Protesters line up in...

Gavin Duffy offloaded property portfolio to settle loans from string of purchases

Gavin Duffy offloaded property portfolio to settle loans from string of purchases Presidential hopeful had interests in 15 buildings Above: presidential hopeful Gavin Duffy and his wife Orlaith Carmody during Ladies Day at...

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People are sharing the tiny acts which make them love their...

People are sharing the tiny acts which make them love their partner and its serious goals These are seriously inspiring. (monkeybusinessimages/ Getty Images) Twitter users are sharing...

Obituary: Bernard Hepton

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