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Last year
Therapist: The key to minding yourself this Christmas? Nurture your routine
Moshing, pushing and sweating: 'Being at the front of a Pogues gig was heaven for me'
Dog behaviourist: How to keep your dog calm and happy through the Christmas chaos
One month on: 'We must listen to concerns around immigration if we are to stop the fear'
Dr Catherine Conlon: Tips on ways to stay healthy this Christmas
Christmas toys: Children with additional needs can learn so much through play
Christmas Fare: Head Chef Alen Pavlic from O'Neills on Pearse St shares some winter recipes
Therapist: Christmas is a time for giving – but not from an empty cup
Lynn Boylan: Ireland needs to go from the 'puppy farm capital' of Europe to the gold standard
Northern Ireland: 'Stormont is now a mere soap opera on a hill over Belfast'
Opinion: We can't roll our eyes at oil states at COP while missing our own climate targets
Extract: Barristers have held positions of influence since the foundation of the Irish State
Therapist: What's the difference between Winter Blues and Seasonal Affective Disorder?
Analysis: Immigration matters to British voters, but not as much as Conservatives would like
Extract: 'I was privileged to interview people with so much knowledge of the Irish revolution'
Farmer: 'We're in danger of becoming the climate scapegoats for fossil fuel interests'
Financial analyst: Irish Banks are now in for a shock when it comes to savings
Larry Donnelly: Nikki Haley would crush Biden, but can she beat Trump?
Opinion: 'We knew we would parent our grandson, we had no choice, but we also had no support'
Opinion: 'Leaders, stop wringing your hands over the state you're leaving the planet to young people'
Local councillor: Dublin's inner city needs hard work, not political games
Golf’s fraught state a warning to the sports embracing nothing but profit
The sport’s chasing of money has left it splintered and worse, and is part of a trend in modern sport – everything that happens is making things worse.
Historian: Irish emigrants were once labelled 'scum' and tormented in the United States
Youth worker: 'I could easily have been one of those rioting'
Saturday Serving: Three dinner party recipes from Alex Petit to wow your guests this season
Larry Donnelly: The Dublin riots triggered middle Ireland and its voters - politicians take heed
Tony Duffin: Shane MacGowan was more than a Fairytale…
Eamon Ryan: 'If we crack energy, we can crack climate'
When you want to quit, but can’t - The plight of the Reluctant Club GAA Player
Opinion: The speeding climate train will have catastrophic implications for billions
Prof Donncha O’Connell: We need a calm and measured assessment of policing after the riots
Opinion: The riots were a scaled-up version of what we migrants face every day in Ireland
Dr Catherine Conlon: Respiratory illness clusters in China - what is it and what are the risks?
Emma DeSouza: Want to stop the march of the far-right? Tackle inequality
Bobby McDonagh: The Rule of Law matters more than ever when the world is imploding
Former member: It's time gardaí got some real support in tackling antisocial behaviour
John O'Brien: Enough of the Minister and Commissioner's magical thinking around law and order
Clinical psychologist: How do we help children make sense of the horrors of yesterday?
Aoife Barry: I didn’t recognise the Dublin I witnessed yesterday - it was terrifying
Opinion: Beware the referendum proposal on the women in the home – all is not as it seems