# voices

Last month
February 2024
Pádraic Fogarty: Farmers must find a more sophisticated way to be heard than tractor protests
Financial analyst: House affordability should be the government's focus, not just house prices
Deposit Return Scheme: 'We are finally seeing the value in the small everyday products we use'
The Irish For: Is Brigid the only saint in space?
January 2024
Dr Mary McAuliffe: The details of Ann Lovett's tragic death are still harrowing 40 years on
Ciaran Mullooly: Younger staff at RTÉ are still livid over the 'crazy fees' of the big stars
Brian Rowan: Donaldson finally came through, but the real work starts now
Dr Catherine Conlon: Catch Up vaccination clinics needed now before measles sweeps the country
Diary of an aid worker in Gaza: 'I go to the local market. There is nothing to buy.'
Dog behaviourist: The problem of dog attacks won't be solved with just a ban on certain breeds
Holly Cairns: Ireland has long advocated for the Palestinians - we can't let them down now
Tom Felle: Toxic language around migration is not unique to Ireland - it's playing out globally
Kittens & Current Affairs: 'Try not to look away from a world in flames, no matter how tempting'
Parenting: I've had it with January, is it nearly over?
Tony Duffin: Each fatal drug overdose is a preventable death
Brian Rowan: The people of Northern Ireland have finally had enough of its broken politics
Opinion: Operation Transformation is not the problem, it's the Government that lags behind
Brian Rowan: 'The politics of this place is a story of power cuts rather than power sharing'
Opinion: We could all learn a bit about democracy from Austrian millionaire Marlene Engelhorn
With Silicon Valley 'visionaries', profits are prioritised over true technological progress
Larry Donnelly: What to look for as Iowa and New Hampshire choose their nominees for president
Graduate: Finding work after college is tough - I wish employers would give us a chance
Peter Flanagan is on holidays: 'Hiking in Wales is like swimming in the Irish Sea'
Analysis: What is the difference between real and perceived risk?
Larry Donnelly: Here's hoping this year's politics in the US and Ireland are better than 2023
Financial analyst: Pensions, savings and insurance - what's in store this year?
Last year
Pádraic Fogarty: Next year, we can't afford to be complacent about biodiversity
Opinion: Housing has always been a crisis for disabled people with thousands without a home
Remote working: 'It has the potential to end the commute, which is getting worse'
Financial analyst: How to make your money go further in 2024
Opinion: We are living in difficult times – but we must not give up hope
Life after heart attack: 'I was dead before I hit the ground - I was 52'
Extract: Coroners exposed corruption, social and moral failures in nineteenth century Ireland
Analysis: Meet the students championing positive change around consent in Irish universities
Larry Donnelly: 10 more movies to watch this Christmas
Tom Clonan: Israel is fast losing international credibility and support over its crimes in Gaza
Moshing, pushing and sweating: 'Being at the front of a Pogues gig was heaven for me'
Dog behaviourist: How to keep your dog calm and happy through the Christmas chaos
One month on: 'We must listen to concerns around immigration if we are to stop the fear'
Dr Catherine Conlon: Tips on ways to stay healthy this Christmas