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#OPINON

# opinon - Sunday 18 April, 2021

'I hung up for the last time': How I lost my partner to conspiracy theories
# Opinion
# Opinion

'I hung up for the last time': How I lost my partner to conspiracy theories

Apr 18th 2021, 12:05 AM 91,167 Views 0 Comments

Our reader documents her relationship with a partner who became an advocate of online conspiracy theories.

# opinon - Saturday 27 March, 2021

Opinion: It's OK to feel anger in this crisis, but there are healthy ways to manage it
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Opinion: It's OK to feel anger in this crisis, but there are healthy ways to manage it

Mar 27th 2021, 10:15 AM 15,854 Views 5 Comments

Psychotherapist Peter Devers of Knock Counselling Centre says anger is one of the tricker emotions to navigate.

# opinon - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Opinion: Independent Ireland was established through violent revolution - there were few peacemakers
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# OPINON

Opinion: Independent Ireland was established through violent revolution - there were few peacemakers

May 15th 2019, 7:00 AM 16,949 Views 82 Comments

It is important that we don’t judge the events of the Irish revolution against fictional, sanitised versions of the Irish past, writes Caoimhín De Barra.

# opinon - Sunday 24 February, 2019

Lynn Ruane: 'It should be a source of major embarrassment to Ireland that we are yet to ratify this important treaty'
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# Column

Lynn Ruane: 'It should be a source of major embarrassment to Ireland that we are yet to ratify this important treaty'

Feb 24th 2019, 8:30 PM 38,567 Views 30 Comments

Abuse within institutions and care situations isn’t just part of Ireland’s history, writes Lynn Ruane – it’s something that is still a reality for vulnerable groups today.

# opinon - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Life with endometriosis: 'I haven't given up hope of becoming a mum one day'
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# Column

Life with endometriosis: 'I haven't given up hope of becoming a mum one day'

Mar 18th 2018, 8:00 PM 38,207 Views 5 Comments

Endometriosis is part of my everyday life. It affects decisions I make, but I have reached a certain truce with it, writes Cate O’Connor.

# opinon - Sunday 20 August, 2017

'A fire ended my Leaving Cert hopes. I've taken a longer, scenic route to success'
# Bionic Woman
# Bionic Woman

'A fire ended my Leaving Cert hopes. I've taken a longer, scenic route to success'

Aug 20th 2017, 10:00 PM 19,687 Views 11 Comments

My repeat Leaving Cert was a struggle – and my early attempts to get a job were farcical. 20 years on, now I’m in a position to help others, writes Seònaid Ó Murchadha.

# opinon - Saturday 25 March, 2017

The quarterback, the President and the Divided States of America
# Job Search
From The42
# Job Search

The quarterback, the President and the Divided States of America

Mar 25th 2017, 8:30 AM 20,420 Views 37 Comments

There are very few footballing reasons Colin Kaepernick should be unemployed and yet, five years after a Super Bowl appearance, he is.

# opinon - Saturday 2 May, 2015

Plucky Parsnips: How to grow this versatile crop (plus other tips for May)
# Parsing The Facts
# Parsing The Facts

Plucky Parsnips: How to grow this versatile crop (plus other tips for May)

May 2nd 2015, 12:00 PM 544 Views 11 Comments

Most parsnip seed packets will tell you to sow them in February– don’t do it! Far better to leave it until now.

# opinon - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

Column: How to protect your private data in a digital world
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: How to protect your private data in a digital world

Jul 3rd 2013, 7:00 AM 92 Views 15 Comments

With Snowden, Prism and national security secrets in the news, it’s clear that technology has made privacy harder to ensure. Renaat Verbruggen gives a run down of how cryptography can protect your private information.