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# opinions - Today’s News

Man United winger Diallo nears loan move to Rangers
# In Need Of Games
From The42
# In Need Of Games

Man United winger Diallo nears loan move to Rangers

22 minutes ago 546 Views 0 Comments

The highly-rated 19-year-old arrived for big money from Atalanta last January.

Exeter to abandon Native American theme as rebrand honours Celtic tribe
# Offensive
From The42
# Offensive

Exeter to abandon Native American theme as rebrand honours Celtic tribe

45 minutes ago 2,078 Views 2 Comments

The new identity, including a change to their logo, will take effect from July.

Boris Johnson says suggestion he intervened in animal airlift is ‘total rhubarb’
# Kabul
# Kabul

Boris Johnson says suggestion he intervened in animal airlift is ‘total rhubarb’

1 hour ago 5,992 Views 12 Comments

Boris Johnson has been accused of lying after leaked emails contradicted his stance of denying his involvement.

Half of third-level students intervened in an incident of sexual violence or harassment - survey
# Survey
# Survey

Half of third-level students intervened in an incident of sexual violence or harassment - survey

1 hour ago 3,905 Views 8 Comments

Three in ten students said they did not feel well informed about intervening as a bystander.

Coveney says Defence Forces chief has his full support following comments at FG party meeting
# Controversy
# Controversy

Coveney says Defence Forces chief has his full support following comments at FG party meeting

1 hour ago 4,930 Views 12 Comments

Coveney was accused of undermining the Chief of Staff’s position.

'I wish I was about 10 years of age right now coming into what is going to happen in the sport'
# Winner
From The42
# Winner

'I wish I was about 10 years of age right now coming into what is going to happen in the sport'

1 hour ago 1,797 Views 0 Comments

Kylie Murphy talks the development of the women’s game in Ireland, and where it has come from.

Man (43) pleads guilty to harassing TD Jennifer Carroll MacNeill
# Court
# Court

Man (43) pleads guilty to harassing TD Jennifer Carroll MacNeill

2 hours ago 17,628 Views 0 Comments

The court has ordered a victim impact statement.

Michael D Higgins, Micheál Martin and Jeremy Corbyn to feature in Bloody Sunday commemorations
# Derry
# Derry

Michael D Higgins, Micheál Martin and Jeremy Corbyn to feature in Bloody Sunday commemorations

Updated 2 hours ago 11,862 Views 20 Comments

Micheál Martin will lay a wreath at the memorial to the victims of the tragedy.

Russian ambassador meets with Cork fishermen over military exercise concerns
# Missile Tests
# Missile Tests

Russian ambassador meets with Cork fishermen over military exercise concerns

Updated 2 hours ago 15,742 Views 19 Comments

Russia has planned military exercises to take place 240km off the Irish coast next week.

Ulster make 6 changes with Ireland internationals away in Portugal camp
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Ulster make 6 changes with Ireland internationals away in Portugal camp

2 hours ago 3,526 Views 2 Comments

The Scarlets visit Kingspan Stadium in Belfast tomorrow night.

# opinions - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

'I'd have a mirror put in the dressing room' - the football world reacts to Mourinho's departure
# Opinions
From The42
# Opinions

'I'd have a mirror put in the dressing room' - the football world reacts to Mourinho's departure

Dec 18th 2018, 8:02 PM 45,050 Views 29 Comments

Football figures have their say following Manchester United’s sacking of Jose Mourinho.

# opinions - Thursday 18 January, 2018

'A full-time job' - Demands on players and career choices to facilitate inter-county life
# Mixed Opinions
From The42
# Mixed Opinions

'A full-time job' - Demands on players and career choices to facilitate inter-county life

Jan 18th 2018, 12:05 AM 7,685 Views 17 Comments

Galway footballer Damien Comer, Kildare manager Cian O’Neill and Kerry selector Mikey Sheehy share their thoughts.

# opinions - Thursday 20 October, 2016

"If there was a loan scheme in place, I would not be able to go to college" - Students' views on college fees
# Student Protest
# Student Protest

"If there was a loan scheme in place, I would not be able to go to college" - Students' views on college fees

Oct 20th 2016, 6:05 AM 11,826 Views 55 Comments

Here’s what students at yesterday’s protests had to say.

# opinions - Sunday 16 October, 2016

How Bad Are Your Irish TV Opinions?
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

How Bad Are Your Irish TV Opinions?

Oct 16th 2016, 9:30 AM 7,106 Views 3 Comments

Find out here.

# opinions - Saturday 14 November, 2015

Good news for Kenny, Martin and Adams in the latest opinion poll
# That's Like Your Opinion
# That's Like Your Opinion

Good news for Kenny, Martin and Adams in the latest opinion poll

Nov 14th 2015, 6:35 PM 16,815 Views 187 Comments

They’re all up.

# opinions - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Albert Einstein's childhood nickname was 'the dopey one'
# Genius
# Genius

Albert Einstein's childhood nickname was 'the dopey one'

Oct 24th 2015, 11:00 AM 94,177 Views 32 Comments

Here’s his life’s story.

# opinions - Friday 8 May, 2015

The polls got it wrong in the UK. Here's why...
# Shy Voters
# Shy Voters

The polls got it wrong in the UK. Here's why...

May 8th 2015, 7:30 PM 22,055 Views 77 Comments

Whoops.

# opinions - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Government takes a beating in new opinion polls
# Labour Pains
# Labour Pains

Government takes a beating in new opinion polls

Apr 19th 2014, 7:55 PM 19,873 Views 182 Comments

But it is good news for Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil.

# opinions - Monday 18 November, 2013

Crack-smoking Toronto mayor is more liked than any Irish leader
# Opinion Polls
# Opinion Polls

Crack-smoking Toronto mayor is more liked than any Irish leader

Nov 18th 2013, 4:01 PM 14,373 Views 42 Comments

Crack-smoking, drink-driving and being accused of a plethora of offences aren’t enough to give Rob Ford as low an approval rating as our Taoiseach.

# opinions - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Column: Facing your child’s first day of school? Here’s what you should know
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: Facing your child’s first day of school? Here’s what you should know

Aug 22nd 2013, 7:00 AM 616 Views 88 Comments

If you’re getting ready for your little one’s first day of school, these tips should help you to best equip yourself for the next few weeks and beyond, writes Ciara Brennan.

# opinions - Sunday 18 August, 2013

Column: Women on Screen – must we stay on the fringes of film?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Women on Screen – must we stay on the fringes of film?

Aug 18th 2013, 7:30 PM 123 Views 89 Comments

Women have been pushed out of meaningful roles by Hollywood, which is focusing on mass-market appeal at the box office. But there is light at the end of the tunnel, writes Deirdre McMahon.

# opinions - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Column: The flaw at the heart of the EU? Not prioritising unemployment
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The flaw at the heart of the EU? Not prioritising unemployment

Aug 15th 2013, 7:30 PM 11 Views 40 Comments

The European Union has a single guiding principle: keep inflation down. But that view is far too narrow at a time when the bloc is undergoing an appalling unemployment crisis, writes Tiernan Brady.

# opinions - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

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

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

Aug 14th 2013, 7:30 PM 86 Views 11 Comments

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 - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Column: Pre-Budget politics - lies, damned lies and a gullible public
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Pre-Budget politics - lies, damned lies and a gullible public

Aug 13th 2013, 8:45 PM 20 Views 66 Comments

The campaign to pummel the public into submission with ‘strategic’ pre-Budget scaremongering has begun in earnest – and the media is lapping it up, writes Paul Allen.

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

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

Aug 13th 2013, 1:50 PM 74 Views 72 Comments

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.

# opinions - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Good news! You can now change your mind about TheJournal.ie comments
# Fingers And Thumbs
From The Daily Edge
# Fingers And Thumbs

Good news! You can now change your mind about TheJournal.ie comments

May 16th 2013, 1:00 PM 15,468 Views 81 Comments

You can change the way you “thumb” in the apps.

# opinions - Monday 16 January, 2012

Column: Let the extremists speak - if only so we can fight back
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Let the extremists speak - if only so we can fight back

Jan 16th 2012, 7:30 AM 32 Views 17 Comments

This week, TheJournal.ie regular columnist Lisa McInerney argues that everyone is entitled to their opinion – because it gives us a chance to stand up against odious claptrap.

# opinions - Friday 26 August, 2011

How will Steve Jobs’ successor fare?
# Apple
# Apple

How will Steve Jobs’ successor fare?

Aug 26th 2011, 8:30 PM 326 Views 13 Comments

How will Tim Cook fare in his role as CEO of Apple? Technology insiders have been giving their views since he was named as Steve Jobs’ successor.