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# opinions-and-insights - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Column: Now she has identified her true gender, will the world accept Chelsea Manning?

The soldier formerly known as Bradley Manning has identified herself as female. How the world reacts now to Chelsea Manning, particularly online, will be interesting, writes Louise Hannon.

# opinions-and-insights - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Column: Remembering LAMBO and the celebrity of Gerry Ryan

It started out as an innocent book review but ended up as the subject of a police investigation. Hugh Travers writes about the late great Gerry Ryan and the claim that made him famous.

# opinions-and-insights - Friday 16 August, 2013

Column: Our friendliness as a people hides the darker side of our national psyche

Irish people are renowned for their genuine friendliness and positivity, but we also have a predilection for intense self-criticism and cynicism that can hold us back, writes Chris Jackson.

# opinions-and-insights - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Column: Irish universities CAN attract more big business funding – here's how

Irish universities have been identified as the worst in the world at attracting industry funding, but it doesn’t have to be that way, writes Barry Heavey.

# opinions-and-insights - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Column: Why is only sexual abuse involving physical violence deemed ‘real’?

Former newspaper tycoon Eddy Shah’s has claimed some underage girls are to blame for their own sexual abuse, highlighting the persistence of the ‘she was asking for it’ narrative, writes Clíona Saidléar.