Old differences resurface, as Brexit goes to the wire

Martyn Turner, the brilliant Irish Times cartoonist, told a story during the dark days of the Troubles. If memory serves, Turner had given a...

Flying the flag with the Falcon and the Winter Soldier

The next chapter of the Marvel Cinematic Universe begins on Friday on Disney+, promising for fans a must-see action-adventure serial.When last we saw Sam...

Shadow-boxing around the next election

The lengthy process of government formation will be haunted as much by the next election as by the last, writes Donal O’Keeffe.“The people have...

In Remembrance of Futures Past

As the sell-by date on Blade Runner whizzes by, Donal O’Keeffe remembers other fictional futures now past.November 2019: former LAPD officer Rick Deckard...

A Christmas like no other for Cork’s oldest charity

The annual Penny Dinners Christmas lunch has been cancelled because of Covid-19 concerns, but volunteers will do everything in their power to make sure...

New Politics – radical or redundant

Irish politics doesn't really do radical, but New Politics has picked a dangerous time to make politics seem so utterly redundant, writes Donal O'Keeffe.Last...

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