Thursday 19 January, 2017
Although it’s accepted that binge-drinking poses significant risks to a foetus, health professionals and the public are divided on the effects of an occasional drink after 12 weeks.
Wednesday 11 January, 2017
The Irish Cancer Society’s controversial “I want to get cancer” awareness campaign launched last week.
Sunday 8 January, 2017
Thursday 22 December, 2016
From mulled wine in markets to lighting the Menorah, three yuletide-loving ambassadors share their festive memories and traditions.
Wednesday 14 December, 2016
Two commentators debate the use of quotas to increase the number of women on our sporting boards.
Saturday 10 December, 2016
This week Angela Merkel has said that she supports prohibition of the burqa. Should we also ban face veils here in Ireland?
Thursday 8 December, 2016
A damning new report concluded that lack of transparency from the insurance industry is a major contributing factor to the rising cost of motor insurance.
Monday 19 September, 2016
Eight women who all feel that miscarriage needs to be spoken about more.
Sunday 11 September, 2016
An Irish couple who are expecting a baby, and who received a diagnosis of fatal foetal abnormality, write about their ordeal for TheJournal.ie.
Monday 25 July, 2016
Unite and the Small Firms Association go head to head.
Unite and the Small Firms Association go head to head on the divisive issue.
Thursday 21 July, 2016
There may be no sexual intercourse involved in sessions with a dominatrix, but how would your other half feel about it?
Tuesday 21 June, 2016
As the referendum on Brexit approaches, we ask two people living in England for their views
Tuesday 17 May, 2016
What is the EU-US Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership and what does it mean to you? We asked two experts with different viewpoints what is at play here.
Saturday 14 May, 2016
The plan to link Child Benefit to children’s school attendance records has come under much scrutiny this week.
Monday 19 October, 2015
This is just one of the suggestions from two contributors working in the area of childcare who reflect on what’s needed to solve the childcare issues here in Ireland.
Monday 5 October, 2015
There has been talk about penalties for landlords who don’t accept rent supplement, calls for the ban on bedsits to be lifted and continuous calls for more housing supply — so what is the answer? We asked two experts with different viewpoints what is at play here.
Wednesday 24 June, 2015
Leo Varadkar has announced a new initiative for public sector employees. – but is it a good idea or a bad idea?
Saturday 20 June, 2015
More than 1,800 people have died this year crossing the Mediteranean Sea. Here, people who have survived explain what drove them to such desperate measures.
Friday 5 June, 2015
Wednesday 3 June, 2015
We take a closer look at the economic, social and cultural rights situation for three Irish social groups, as they stand today.
Wednesday 20 May, 2015
Long-term couples talk about their lives together – and their hopes for the future – ahead of Friday’s vote on same-sex marriage.
Sunday 8 March, 2015
Teens Affected by Addiction is a project aimed at raising awareness about the impact of alcoholism on families – here, they share some personal stories.
Wednesday 19 November, 2014
Two commentators tackle the issue…
Saturday 25 October, 2014
Thursday 25 September, 2014
The picture is clear: without adequate food and proper nutrition, a child will not live, learn and grow up to lead a healthy and productive life.
Sunday 21 September, 2014
Two people affected by dementia talk candidly about how it has changed their lives.
Thursday 21 August, 2014
We look in more detail at an issue which has caused widespread anger…
Tuesday 12 August, 2014
For International Youth Day, young adults on the streets of Dublin and Nairobi spoke about their lives, loves and dreams.
Thursday 26 December, 2013
Several people working in the digital sector in Dublin share their impressions of the industry – and give some career advice to those wanting to pursue a path in that area.
Monday 30 September, 2013
On the anniversary of the bank guarantee, the leaders of four Irish organisations reflect on the 2008 decision – and the subsequent changes they have observed in their sectors over the past five years.
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