Executions in Ethiopia

GOAL today called on the Irish government to use its influence to prevent the execution of 38 opposition leaders and activists in Ethiopia.

Doctors no longer Special

Many media commentators have expressed their shock that those arrested for the recent attacks in Britain were doctors. Had these men been engineers, no-one would have raised an eyebrow. But doctors! Why do people still allow their critical faculties to be subdued by the old fallacy that doctors are a higher form of human being?

Freeman honour for dead Earl misplaced

Restoring the Freedom of Limerick to a long dead Earl of Dunraven smacks of political hypocrisy and is an insult to those who revoked it, a spokesman for Republican Sinn Fein said today.