# opinion - Yesterday’s News
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# opinion - Yesterday’s News
Opinion: "I'm 22. She's 22. I'm in no position to care for a child. How the hell is this supposed to work?"
We had nobody to help us. It’s a disgusting feeling, the feeling of exile.
Will our children judge us for not doing enough for migrants the way we now wonder about Ireland’s response to the migrant crisis after World War II, asks Barry Ward.
People need to be aware of the link between the cost of claims and the price of motor insurance.
There is a long history of athletes taking a stand for justice, writes Julien Mercille.
# opinion - Saturday 24 September, 2016
Vincent Browne: I'm no friend of Gerry Adams, but the BBC Spotlight programme on him was tittle-tattle
The programme was compromised from the outside, filled with bullshit drama effects alongside dodgy journalism, writes Vincent Browne.
Staffless libraries are the first step towards the dismantling of the public library system as it is known and cherished.
The current war for talent means a business with unengaged employees is an organisation in trouble.
# opinion - Thursday 22 September, 2016
Sleeping in pairs is the safest way to survive rough sleeping. It means having someone to watch your back, provide company and even body heat, writes Martina Bergin from the Dublin Simon Community.
# opinion - Wednesday 21 September, 2016
Unless we address the issues of gun control, male violence, rage and alienation, we will see more and more lone wolf attacks, writes Tom Clonan.
# opinion - Monday 19 September, 2016
Some firms aim to improve their public image by reducing the impact their product has on the environment.
However, the former Red Devils star reserved praise for Marcus Rashford.
# opinion - Sunday 18 September, 2016
One reader tells us her story about having a miscarriage, to encourage others to talk about an issue which ends one in four pregnancies.
Jane Whelan from the Migraine Association of Ireland gives advice about how to manage and live with migraine.
Professor of international criminal justice, Dr Niamh Howlin, says countries and individuals can be held responsible for the things they do during war time.
Luke Doherty has had cystic fibrosis all his life. Now he has a new set of lungs and wants to share his story.
# opinion - Saturday 17 September, 2016
ASTI representative Ciara Kinsella explains why secondary school teachers are considering going on strike.
Michael Kelly continues his Grow It Yourself series with Jerusalem artichoke, a veg that’s become increasingly popular in high-end restaurants.
Communicating to people how early they need to start saving for post-retirement is the biggest challenge facing the pension industry.
The CEO of the Psychological Society of Ireland gives practical tips on how to encourage positive mental well-being.
# opinion - Friday 16 September, 2016
Niamh Costello has suffered with the condition since she was three years old but is determined it will not hold her back in life.
# opinion - Wednesday 14 September, 2016
This week, Celebrity Operation Transformation participant Brenda Donohue talks about how the most convenient food often isn’t the most healthy.
# opinion - Tuesday 13 September, 2016
The Liverpool legend did not hold back when analysing the world’s most expensive player’s showing against Manchester City.
# opinion - Monday 12 September, 2016
Ireland needs a serious discussion about what part we want to play in the fight against tax avoidance, writes Matt Carthy.
After the news last week that a barman left his job after he was banned from speaking Irish, Aodhán Ó Deá says he has also experienced negative reactions when he has spoken as Gaeilge.
The Republic has yet to see a homegrown tech company reach ‘unicorn’ status.
Steve O’Rourke doesn’t want to get too carried away with the Raiders’ late heroics last night. But will anyway.
We’re going to put you to the test.
Julien Mercille explains how you can take steps to protect your data.
# opinion - 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.
Sinead Powell from Diabetes Ireland outlines the risk factors and symptoms of diabetes, and how to manage the condition.
Cavan footballer Alan O’Mara has written a memoir about his struggles with depression. An extract from his book, The Best is Yet to Come, tells about his choice to take a break from the game.
# opinion - Saturday 10 September, 2016
Siobhain Topping’s mother, who is the full-time carer for her husband, has recently been diagnosed with cancer. They could only get 14 Home Care hours.
Some quarters of the banking sector are slowly adopting the business casual approach to office wear.
Jules Coll had gastric bypass-surgery, as shown on RTÉ’s documentary Nine Stone Lighter. She wrote her new book, Flabyrinth, about how the weight loss was just the beginning.
# opinion - Friday 9 September, 2016
Orla O’Connor from the National Women’s Council of Ireland on the issues that matter most to women.
# opinion - Thursday 8 September, 2016
'All we want is fair pay for a job that we do well' - a Dublin Bus driver gives his take on their strike
Bus driver Fergal Fay talks about why he and his fellow drivers are striking.
Those outside the US tend to regard the Electoral College with a mixture of profound suspicion and incomprehension. In truth, it is easier to demystify than, for instance, the myriad nuances of Irish parliamentary elections, writes Larry Donnelly.
# opinion - Wednesday 7 September, 2016
Founder of PARC road safety group Susan Gray has welcomed the Garda Commissioner’s decision to lift the charges for documentation.
This week, Celebrity Operation Transformation participant Karl Spain talks about the importance of eating right.