# column - Today’s News
There’s never been a better or more urgent time to start doing the things you want to do, writes Shaa Wasmund.
# column - Yesterday’s News
We could all be more vigilant of what people around us are going through, the Fianna Fáil deputy writes.
Kathy Ryan was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s two years ago, at the age of 53. She writes here about how her life has changed since.
It’s one thing to start a new fitness regime and quite another to stick to it, writes Andrew McGinley.
# column - Saturday 30 April, 2016
Abortion pills taken without medical supervision can kill you, writes Niamh Uí Bhriain of the Life Institute.
Michael Kelly continues his 52 Veg – A Year of Growing, Cooking and Eating Your Own Food series with a look at a classic vegetable.
In planning the project, political expediency and complacency took precedence over the actual needs of children, writes Aaron McKenna.
# column - Friday 29 April, 2016
It’s difficult not to feel sympathy for a wounded animal who once had the world at his feet, writes TV3′s Tommy Martin.
# column - Thursday 28 April, 2016
For all the attention it has garnered as an apparent document of marital infidelity, Lemonade is a decidedly political statement, writes Lorraine Courtney.
# column - Wednesday 27 April, 2016
Of all the things urgently, dangerously and unfairly wrong with this country, Irish Water isn’t even in the top 10, writes Donal O’Keeffe.
# column - Tuesday 26 April, 2016
Emer McGinnity writes about a recent stay in hospital, and the people she met there.
# column - Monday 25 April, 2016
Employers should stick to questions that interrogate the candidate’s experience and deliver measurable evidence, writes careers expert Eoghan McDermott.
# column - Sunday 24 April, 2016
Austerity and spending cuts have made second-class citizens of people with disabilities, writes Tom Clonan.
Over 50,000 people are stranded in Greece after EU states shut their borders to refugees. Julien Mercille meets some of those looking for a way out.
# column - Saturday 23 April, 2016
Religion is all of our business when over 90% of state-funded schools remain in church hands, writes Donal O’Keeffe.
Michael Kelly continues his 52 Veg – A Year of Growing, Cooking and Eating Your Own Food series with a look at one of nature’s most versatile vegetables.
The EU’s message to Google: thanks for the free operating system, guys. Please keep producing that, thanks. But you can’t use it to promote your services.
# column - Friday 22 April, 2016
When the law does not suit our lives, we take matters into our own hands, writes Need Abortion Ireland, a new support group for women seeking abortion services.
Outgoing Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly is in New York as over 150 countries sign the historic Paris climate deal.
In his regular column, TV3′s Tommy Martin ponders on whether the Foxes’ season may be about to fall to pieces.
Replace to-do lists with done lists, and set yourself achievable goals, writes Neil Pavitt.
# column - Thursday 21 April, 2016
When major pubs across the country make huge profits, bar workers too should share in their success, writes Mandate general secretary John Douglas.
# column - Wednesday 20 April, 2016
The fallout from the 2016 general election has been largely incomprehensible to most citizens, and even to many devoted political watchers.
# column - Monday 18 April, 2016
Emer McGinnity offers a guide to the five categories of customers queuing up for food and drink in your local café.
# column - Sunday 17 April, 2016
Being a working mother is a crash course in muddling through, writes Sharon Mannion.
In Ireland, there is no terrorism alert system or threat level assessment that we know of. This is a grave concern, writes Tom Clonan.
# column - Saturday 16 April, 2016
Infertility’s seemingly endless circle of hope and disappointment leaves you expecting the worst in all situations, writes Jennifer Ryan Moran.
Michael Kelly continues his 52 Veg – A Year of Growing, Cooking and Eating Your Own Food series with a look at peas.
A British withdrawal from the EU is the death knell we need delivered to the failed union, writes Aaron McKenna.
# column - Friday 15 April, 2016
Columnist John O’Sullivan believes its time for schoolboy leagues to move to summer football.
Alia Alsoud left Syria in 2011 at start of the civil war. She visited Ireland recently to meet children and teenagers concerned about the refugee crisis.
Author and scholar Frankie Gaffney writes about “that vile euphemism: Known to Gardaí. ‘Deserved it’ in other words.”
In his column, TV3′s Tommy Martin says fans should save their money for the real business to begin.
# column - Thursday 14 April, 2016
The refusal of political parties to even consider forming a stable government has been disingenuously linked to the national interest, says Catherine Martin TD.
Doug Leddin’s powerful video message has been shared thousands of times since he posted it last night.
Unmarried couples should know they will not automatically inherit from each other unless they have a will, Aisling O’Leary writes.
# column - Wednesday 13 April, 2016
Senator and economist Sean Barrett considers the broader impact of a potential British withdrawal from the EU.
# column - Monday 11 April, 2016
Modular homes are exceptionally poor value for money in the long term, writes Dublin councillor Cian O’Callaghan.
# column - Sunday 10 April, 2016
A year after leaving her violent partner, one woman is still learning how to cope.