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# Opinion

Last month
June 2024
Pride Month: 'Now is the time to support your LGBTQIA+ loved ones as it's tough out there'
Michael Ryan
Ukraine's stolen children: 'They are forcibly adopted by Russians who are strangers to them'
Seán Fleming
Digital News Report: A disconnect exists between mainstream Irish media content and the public
Dr Dawn Wheatley
EU elections: 'We are hurtling towards climate disaster, but leadership is now entirely absent'
Sadhbh O' Neill
Bloomsday: Stanislaus Joyce & Livia Svevo on this day 1949 - the story behind the photo
Clare McAfee
Opinion: Right-wing politicians will see that slating the system is easier than working within it
Larry Donnelly
My story: The horrific hours of fear for my family in Gaza as Israel rescued four hostages
Ahmed Alsammak
Analysis: We had record low turnout in these elections - what does it mean?
Adrian Kavanagh
Opinion: Comedians meeting Pope Francis - is this comedy washing?
Simon Tierney
Elections 2024: We know how the candidates fared but how did the media do?
Steve Dempsey
Dog behaviourist: What should you do if a dog gets aggressive?
Suzi Walsh
Elections 2024: General election polls are poor predictors of local elections – here’s why
Stefan Müller
Beheadings, porn, abuse and anxiety: A teacher talks to his students about their smartphone use
Eoghan Cleary
Analysis: Sinn Féin in this election were like Fianna Fáil in 2020 - no new ideas or energy
Johnny Fallon
Healing through art: How creativity can counteract isolation in chronically ill children
Helene Hugel
Parenting: 'I can still vividly remember the stress, tears and dread of my Leaving Cert'
Margaret Lynch
Do you agree with our Ireland team to face Portugal?
Elections 2024: The seeds of an Irish 'Stop the Steal' campaign are being sown
Ciarán O’Connor
Reeling in the Queers: Ireland's censorship - official and unofficial - of sex had a huge impact
Páraic Kerrigan
Extract: While researching something else, I came across Brian Friel's story - I was fascinated
Kelly Matthews
India elections: The shock results show Modi is no longer as popular as he thought he was
Priyanka Borpujari
Tuairim: 'Táim ag súil go mbeidh na hiarrthóirí rathúil ag labhairt Gaeilge i bParlaimint na hEorpa'
Síomha Ní Ruairc
Player ratings: How the Boys in Green fared against Hungary
Author: 'Finding out I was going to be one of the people to lose sight was a huge shock'
Ann Ingle
Do you agree with our Ireland team to face Hungary?
Therapist: Are you burning out? Here are the signs to watch out for...
Linda Breathnach
Money Diaries: An engineer on €45K in Limerick juggling work, sport and helping on the farm reader
Opinion: Turn empty houses into homes - there is no more time for excuses
Leigh Brosnan
RFK Jr is demanding a place on stage alongside Trump and Biden - he may have a point
Larry Donnelly
Travels: 'Parts of Mexico are like the Gaeltacht with sunshine and tacos'
Peter Flanagan
May 2024
Is Damien Duff truly hated?
Opinion: Repurposing Mountjoy's Progression Unit - a short-term solution to a long-term problem
Lynn Ruane
Public transport: 'The feeling is that those with money to spend will only come to town by car'
Andrea Horan
Opinion: The Irish Government must now push against the flow of arms to Israel
Alice-Mary Higgins
Dog behaviourist: 'Puppy yoga is a bad idea, nothing about it is ever good for the dogs'
Suzi Walsh
The Palestine Question: Should recognition come before or after peace?
Dr Gëzim Visoka
Opinion: Ireland needs helicopter emergency medicine - it’s the difference between life and death
Dr Brian Burns
Parenting: 'Our sex ed class was delivered by a local church member — she was a disaster'
Margaret Lynch
Opinion: On the Repeal anniversary, remember the right to abortion is being eroded globally
Orla O'Connor
Illustrator: Keep AI out of your programmes, GAA — you're supposed to be the good guys
Barry Masterson