How Does She Stand? Taking on the Black and Tans in 2020

02/03/2020 Tírghrá 0

In the first of Tírghrá’s ‘How Does She Stand’ series published on New Year’s Eve, this writer opined that the Irish War of Independence and Irish history more generally has ‘come to be a battlefield of contemporary politics’. Less than 24 hours later, crystal clear evidence for that assessment came into being.

Women, Healthcare and Hypocrisy

30/09/2019 Tírghrá 2

Ms Madigan is a person who it appears would say more than her prayers and was reported in the Irish Independent early this year that she ‘stepped up to say mass’ in her local church.