Tell the truth and shame the Devil, Sisters. Where are the...

By Donal O’Keeffe Carmel Cantwell posted a beautiful photo last week. Wild barley and clover decorate the foreground, and...

The next UK PM may well be the last UK PM

The majority of Conservative Party members would break up the United Kingdom for Brexit, a poll revealed last week. That’s not surprising, says Donal...

Hope when hope is hopeless: Springsteen’s elegiac album aches with yearning

Western Stars by Bruce Springsteen - Rating 4.5 Stars “Thumb stuck out as I go I’m just travellin’ up the road Maps don’t do much...

“Friendship is not about skin colour, or clothes, or religion. It...

Donal O’Keeffe travelled to Longford to meet Aaram and Meryam, a Muslim couple subjected recently to anti-immigrant abuse, who are delighted that so many...

An open letter to Dr Ciaran Byrne, CEO of Inland Fisheries...

Dear Dr Byrne, I write to congratulate Inland Fisheries Ireland on the cancellation of Fermoy Regatta, the first time in 80 years this annual sporting...

Direct Provision and the profits of human misery

Private firms have profited in the hundreds of millions of Euro from keeping human beings in misery, and you and I are paying dearly...

What politician cares for our past, let alone our future?

It’s that time in the five-year cycle when local and European candidates suddenly remember the electorate. In Fermoy, voters should ask politicians how they...

Fermoy Weir campaigners: “If we didn’t have this petition, we would...

The Oireachtas Public Petitions Committee can’t repair Fermoy Weir, but perhaps it can hold to account those who have endangered it, actively or by...

Trying to nail smoke to a wall: George Soros and conspiracy...

Fool that I am, I got into an argument with some Nazis recently. It was in the wake of a cancelled right-wing rally in Cork,...

All art is quite useless. Good.

All art is quite useless, according to Oscar Wilde. If your first instinct is to follow that line with “Turner 1775 to 1851”, then you...

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