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Tuesday 8 November, 2011

Column: The boom made Ireland a more equal society. Surprised?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The boom made Ireland a more equal society. Surprised?

Nov 8th 2011, 9:42 AM 203 Views 100 Comments

Statistics show that inequality fell during the boom, writes Shane Leavy, so why are we always hearing the opposite?

Thursday 20 October, 2011

Column: Alcohol doesn’t make us drunken idiots – that’s society’s fault
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# Opinion

Column: Alcohol doesn’t make us drunken idiots – that’s society’s fault

Oct 20th 2011, 9:18 AM 381 Views 32 Comments

Research shows that drinking alone doesn’t make people flirt and start fights. So the answer must lie in ourselves, writes Shane Leavy.