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Thursday 4 September, 2014

Video: 'At the time, there were few plays that expressed what I was thinking'
# Theatre
# Theatre

Video: 'At the time, there were few plays that expressed what I was thinking'

Sep 4th 2014, 5:38 PM 101 Views 2 Comments

Steve Berkoff is recognisable to many as Victor Maitland from Beverly Hills Cop, or Colonel Podovsky in Rambo – but there’s much more to this writer and actor.

Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Column: Irish art and culture is being failed by lazy, inept leadership
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Irish art and culture is being failed by lazy, inept leadership

Jan 22nd 2014, 1:29 PM 103 Views 44 Comments

Our Arts minister is unable to represent his department with any real knowledge, and is therefore failing to exploit what could be a multi-billion euro industry, writes Eoin Lynch.

Monday 14 October, 2013

Column: Funding to the Arts can’t be stretched any further
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Funding to the Arts can’t be stretched any further

Oct 14th 2013, 7:30 PM 111 Views 61 Comments

The direct impact of the arts on the Irish economy is a good one. So surely an intelligent economic strategy would support this area, rather than starve it? writes Eoin Lynch.

Thursday 11 April, 2013

Column: The 'Facebook phone' is here – what does that mean for consumers?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The 'Facebook phone' is here – what does that mean for consumers?

Apr 11th 2013, 1:00 PM 4 Views 22 Comments

The Facebook HTC First is a fresh move by the social network giant in its quest to become a ‘mobile first’ company, writes Eoin Lynch.

Monday 1 April, 2013

Column: The 'Facebook phone' is here – what does that mean for consumers?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The 'Facebook phone' is here – what does that mean for consumers?

Apr 1st 2013, 1:00 PM 10 Views 0 Comments

The Facebook HTC First is a fresh move by the social network giant in its quest to become a ‘mobile first’ company, writes Eoin Lynch.

Thursday 29 November, 2012

Column: Medical cards are a hot issue – but the Government shouldn’t shy away
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Medical cards are a hot issue – but the Government shouldn’t shy away

Nov 29th 2012, 7:00 AM 49 Views 34 Comments

Means-testing medical cards for the elderly got a previous government in trouble – but that doesn’t mean it’s a bad idea, writes Eoin Lynch.

Monday 29 October, 2012

Column: Here's why cyclists need to change - as do motorists
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Here's why cyclists need to change - as do motorists

Oct 29th 2012, 1:00 PM 312 Views 109 Comments

The way we view each other with mutual suspicion is often down to cramped roads, crap cycle lanes and a lack of intersection between how motorists and cyclists use the road.

Saturday 6 October, 2012

Why we should be concerned about oil drilling in the Arctic
# Oil Grab
# Oil Grab

Why we should be concerned about oil drilling in the Arctic

Oct 6th 2012, 10:30 AM 5,826 Views 38 Comments

A land grab for oil and gas reserves is happening in the Arctic states – but the scenario of an oil leak there could be catastrophic for everyone.

Saturday 15 September, 2012

Read Me: Why Facebook is at a very tricky stage
# Data Protection
# Data Protection

Read Me: Why Facebook is at a very tricky stage

Sep 15th 2012, 9:15 AM 25 Views 20 Comments

The Data Protection Commissioner here is finalising a report on the social media giant, writes Eoin Lynch, and the findings will be closely watched by the tech-business world…

Monday 9 April, 2012

Formula 1 urged to "voice some concern" for hunger striker Abdulhadi
# Abdulhadi
# Abdulhadi

Formula 1 urged to "voice some concern" for hunger striker Abdulhadi

Apr 9th 2012, 7:03 PM 9,036 Views 15 Comments

Abdulhadi Al Khawaja is entering his 61st day of hunger strike. Eoin Lynch tells us his story and why people are calling on those involved with Formula 1 to speak out about Abdulhadi’s imprisonment.

Monday 16 January, 2012

The story behind the giant banner on St Stephen's Green
# Explainer
# Explainer

The story behind the giant banner on St Stephen's Green

Jan 16th 2012, 7:45 PM 13,929 Views 14 Comments

You may have seen the picture of Abdulhadi Al Khawaja – but do you know why a three-storey-high banner of him is hanging from a building in the centre of Dublin?

Tuesday 20 December, 2011

Column: Dolphin's Barn residents dreading a damp Christmas
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: Dolphin's Barn residents dreading a damp Christmas

Dec 20th 2011, 7:30 AM 286 Views 15 Comments

Authorities have broken up the Dolphin House community – but stalled regeneration of their homes and left them subsisting in horrible living conditions, write Eoin Lynch.