# column - Today’s News
Brain injury: ''Fighting' has become my mission in life since my son Pádraig’s catastrophic accident'
It’s time to stand tall for the rights of persons with neurological illnesses, and especially for those with severe acquired brain injuries, writes Reinhard Schaler.
Be aware of how you practice unconscious racism through harmful words, attitudes, and interactions, writes Angela Fichter.
# column - Yesterday’s News
The humble onion is one of the most important and versatile vegetables of all, so much so that it’s still worth shedding a few tears over, writes Michael Kelly.
Taking the richer parts of some counties and pushing them into other counties will hurt communities, writes Michael Fitzmaurice TD.
# column - Friday 21 April, 2017
Conor McGregor’s success has made mixed martial arts a viable outlet for children around Ireland, writes Lorraine Courtney.
The Assembly should recommend taking the issue out of the Constitution, allowing it to be regulated through legislation, writes Eoin Daly.
# column - Thursday 20 April, 2017
# column - Wednesday 19 April, 2017
The schemes that work in other countries can work here too, writes Victoria White.
# column - Tuesday 18 April, 2017
The government needs to play catch up with Europe and implement legislation that gives part-time workers security of hours, writes Sinead Pembroke.
# column - Monday 17 April, 2017
If the first quarter of the year hasn’t gone well, start re-thinking your fitness goals now, writes Carl Cautley.
There is such a sense of entitlement among elites that they barely try to hide their privileges, writes Kieran Allen.
Mental skills coach Jason Brennan outlines how we can reframe self-belief into ability-belief.
# column - Sunday 16 April, 2017
It is unacceptable to only have access to medical experts and services within regular business hours, writes Sandra Quinn.
Laws, government policies and the public funding of services should benefit all members of Irish society, writes Terry Flynn.
# column - Saturday 15 April, 2017
Hope for humanity is the key Easter message, writes Fr Richard Gibbons.
It’s the perfect time of the year to talk about sowing seeds, writes Michael Kelly.
HBO’s Big Little Lies has quietly evolved into something more resonant and harrowing, writes Lorraine Courtney.
# column - Friday 14 April, 2017
Anyone who supports scientific research, evidence-based policies and equality should take a stand too, writes Dr Joseph Roche.
All options, radical or otherwise for Northern Ireland, need to be weighed up, writes Caoimhín De Barra.
# column - Thursday 13 April, 2017
Corporate Ireland doesn’t need to live up to the laws that are put in place for our health and our environment, writes Luke Ming Flanagan.
# column - Wednesday 12 April, 2017
In Ireland, any objective observer can see that justice is dead, writes William Campbell.
# column - Tuesday 11 April, 2017
Boosting humanitarian aid and taking in more refugees would be more effective in alleviating suffering, writes Julien Mercille.
# column - Monday 10 April, 2017
It is entirely feasible to establish a State company that can borrow off balance sheet, writes Éilis Ryan.
# column - Sunday 9 April, 2017
Becoming vegan has revolutionised my life as well as my thinking, writes Katie McEneaney.
There is no ideal image that you must measure up to in order to become involved in fitness, writes Christine Allen.
There is no reason Ireland couldn’t be wealthy and successful if more of us spoke Irish, writes Colm Ó Broin.
# column - Saturday 8 April, 2017
Norway is the happiest country to live in because it is safe, equal and honest, writes Norwegian Ambassador to Ireland Else Berit Eikeland.
I am constantly looking for things that simplify my gardening, writes Michael Kelly.
The fact that the advertisers pulled out of the O’Reilly show doesn’t mean that they have withdrawn their money from Fox, writes Julien Mercille.
# column - Friday 7 April, 2017
Forty years on from the Grand National's first female jockey, women in sport still have fences to jump
When it comes to equality, women in sport still face a proverbial Becher’s Brook, writes Tommy Martin.
As EU citizens and ordinary residents of Ireland, Roma should not have to face discrimination here, writes Jennifer DeWan.
# column - Thursday 6 April, 2017
It’s time Ireland’s 40,000 wheelchair users had equality too, writes Sean O’Kelly.
Your decision could mean the difference between achieving your goals or failing to reach your potential, writes Sarah Cremen.
# column - Wednesday 5 April, 2017
The government position of claiming concern for safety with unnecessary delays requires a public protest, write Gino Kenny TD and Dr Peadar O’Grady.
We need to recognise public enquiries as a means to achieve real changes, writes Dr Fiona Donson.
# column - Tuesday 4 April, 2017
You don’t need complex tools to make significant progress, explains David Last.