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# opinion - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Vincent Browne: Terrorism works only with the complicity of the media and its sensational reporting Opinion

Vincent Browne: Terrorism works only with the complicity of the media and its sensational reporting

What is happening in Europe and the United States is not existential, writes Vincent Browne for TheJournal.ie.

# opinion - Monday 25 July, 2016

From Business ETC Poll: Should we build an all-island motorway network? Opinion This post contains a poll

Poll: Should we build an all-island motorway network?

Ibec argues the 25-year project is needed to wean Ireland off its Dublin-centric economy.

From TheJournal.ie Debate Room: Should we increase the minimum wage? Debate Room

Debate Room: Should we increase the minimum wage?

Unite and the Small Firms Association go head to head.

From Business ETC Debate Room: Should we increase the minimum wage? Opinion

Debate Room: Should we increase the minimum wage?

Unite and the Small Firms Association go head to head on the divisive issue.

# opinion - Sunday 24 July, 2016

From Business ETC 'Trust is as important as ever, but it's now a product of digital technology more than faith' Opinion

'Trust is as important as ever, but it's now a product of digital technology more than faith'

Employers can find out virtually everything they need to know about a person with a few clicks.

# opinion - Saturday 23 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Charity founders are often strong personalities who are left unchallenged Opinion

Charity founders are often strong personalities who are left unchallenged

In the wake of the Console scandal, Cormac O’Ceallaigh says we need to make sure this crisis never happens again.

From TheJournal.ie For the love of cauliflower: A difficult veg to grow but it's worth it Grow It Yourself

For the love of cauliflower: A difficult veg to grow but it's worth it

Michael Kelly continues his Grow It Yourself series with cauliflower, a good alternative for rice and pizzas.

From TheJournal.ie 'Pundits are terrified of being proven wrong by Donald Trump again. I'm not' Opinion

'Pundits are terrified of being proven wrong by Donald Trump again. I'm not'

Larry Donnelly says he would bet a lot of money on Hillary Clinton being the next US president.

# opinion - Friday 22 July, 2016

Solve the Rooney puzzle and 5 problems to resolve for Sam Allardyce's England

From Raheem Sterling’s dwindling confidence and a threadbare defence, England have issues to solve.

# opinion - Thursday 21 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie The Debate Room: Does going to see a dominatrix count as cheating? Loyalty

The Debate Room: Does going to see a dominatrix count as cheating?

There may be no sexual intercourse involved in sessions with a dominatrix, but how would your other half feel about it?

# opinion - Monday 18 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Forty years on, only 4 of our 10 still serve as priests' Opinion

'Forty years on, only 4 of our 10 still serve as priests'

Former Catholic priest Val Rogers talks about leaving the Church after falling in love with a nun.

From Business ETC Poll: Should the government bring in a 'help-to-buy' scheme for first home buyers? Opinion This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the government bring in a 'help-to-buy' scheme for first home buyers?

House prices, particularly in Dublin, are out of reach for many would-be purchasers.

From TheJournal.ie There is no easy way to escape poverty as a single parent Opinion

There is no easy way to escape poverty as a single parent

A reader explains why education alone is not enough to gain financial security.

# opinion - Saturday 16 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Are Irish people into sex toys? That was the big question when I started my business' Opinion

'Are Irish people into sex toys? That was the big question when I started my business'

Seeing how well a sex shop could be run overseas inspired this unlikely entrepreneur to launch her own.

From TheJournal.ie Eat stalks and leaves: Fennel is the veg that keeps on giving Grow It Yourself

Eat stalks and leaves: Fennel is the veg that keeps on giving

Michael Kelly continues his Grow It Yourself series with fennel, a great summer vegetable.

From Business ETC These are some practical moves that could help fix our broken housing sector Building And Property

These are some practical moves that could help fix our broken housing sector

Tapping into vacant holiday homes and office space is among the measures that should be looked at.

Why Robbie Keane shouldn't retire from international football yet Opinion This post contains videos

Why Robbie Keane shouldn't retire from international football yet

The 36-year-old’s future has been the subject of much speculation since the Euros ended.

# opinion - Thursday 14 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Dear magazines, Jennifer Aniston has not 'forgotten' to have a baby Opinion

Dear magazines, Jennifer Aniston has not 'forgotten' to have a baby

Jennifer Aniston came out recently to condemn body shaming “under the guise of journalism”.

# opinion - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

From Business ETC 'Are Irish people into sex toys? That was the big question when I started my business' Opinion

'Are Irish people into sex toys? That was the big question when I started my business'

Seeing how well a sex shop could be run overseas inspired this unlikely entrepreneur to launch her own.

# opinion - Monday 11 July, 2016

From Business ETC Poll: Should there be a salary cap for CEOs of charities? Opinion This post contains a poll

Poll: Should there be a salary cap for CEOs of charities?

The recent scandal at Console has dragged the practices of many Irish charities into the spotlight.

From TheJournal.ie Considering going to Australia? This new tax may change your mind Column

Considering going to Australia? This new tax may change your mind

Robbie Purcell breaks down the costs of moving to Australia, and asks if it would be worth going if a backpackers tax is introduced.

# opinion - Sunday 10 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'As a child of an alcoholic, I am damaged' Opinion

'As a child of an alcoholic, I am damaged'

A reader talks about their experiences in the wake of the establishment of a government Group on Alcohol Harm

From Business ETC 'I lost control of the business I built. Here's how to make sure it doesn't happen to you' Insights

'I lost control of the business I built. Here's how to make sure it doesn't happen to you'

Before you keep sinking money into your company make sure you know what you’re doing.

'As good as it gets' - An Irish footballing legend ends his 30-year association with RTÉ tonight

The Irish pundit’s departure from the station was confirmed back in March.

From TheJournal.ie Two years after traumatic accident, I'm back on my bike for charity Opinion

Two years after traumatic accident, I'm back on my bike for charity

Roger Holmes is cycling from San Francisco to New York to raise money for the Irish Cancer Society.

# opinion - Saturday 9 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'I'm ok with talking about my mental health problems - but will it affect my employability?' Opinion

'I'm ok with talking about my mental health problems - but will it affect my employability?'

Natalie Marr says she posts about her mental history despite concerns that it might affect her job options.

From TheJournal.ie Squeeze some squash into your life Grow It Yourself

Squeeze some squash into your life

Michael Kelly continues his Grow It Yourself series with the ideal veg for soup, stews and roasts.

From Business ETC Franchising your business is a piece of cake if it ticks all these boxes Opinion

Franchising your business is a piece of cake if it ticks all these boxes

Going down the franchise route isn’t for every company, so do your homework before you make the leap.

# opinion - Friday 8 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie The violence won't end until we stop believing it's cops vs black people Opinion

The violence won't end until we stop believing it's cops vs black people

In the wake of the Dallas shootings, Larry Donnelly argues that there needs to be a fundamental shift around the Black Lives Matter debate.

# opinion - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Why are highs almost always followed by lows with smaller footballing nations like Ireland?

On Wednesday night, Wales bowed out of Euro 2016 following a 2-0 semi-final loss to Portugal.

# opinion - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Ibrahim is a young, funny Dublin man but begrudgers believe being Irish is qualified by skin colour, name and religion' Opinion

'Ibrahim is a young, funny Dublin man but begrudgers believe being Irish is qualified by skin colour, name and religion'

After three years and 14 trial delays, it’s time for the government to intervene fully, writes MEP Lynn Boylan.

# opinion - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Why are so many British politicians resigning? Opinion

Why are so many British politicians resigning?

Julien Mercille looks at the decisions of Nigel Farage, David Cameron and Boris Johnson to move out of the spotlight.

From TheJournal.ie 'I was told I'd never write with a pen - and now I'm a teacher' Opinion

'I was told I'd never write with a pen - and now I'm a teacher'

James Cawley talks about the challenges of Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congentia, and the importance of remaining positive.

# opinion - Monday 4 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Lots of jobs out there for graduates - but employers say they don't have the communication skills The Graduates

Lots of jobs out there for graduates - but employers say they don't have the communication skills

The new GradIreland survey on graduate salaries and recruitment trends has found that lack of communication skills is a real concern for employers, writes Ruairi Kavanagh.

From TheJournal.ie Vincent Browne: If Shane Ross votes against the Cabinet on abortion, Enda Kenny should remove him Opinion

Vincent Browne: If Shane Ross votes against the Cabinet on abortion, Enda Kenny should remove him

The Cabinet has collective responsibility, and Shane Ross cannot break this, says Vincent Browne writing for TheJournal.ie.

From TheJournal.ie It's time to end the segregation in Northern Ireland Opinion

It's time to end the segregation in Northern Ireland

Peter Osborne suggests the best way to overcome prejudice is through relationships

From TheJournal.ie Not eating until 10pm every night: Here's what Ramadan is like for me in Ireland Opinion

Not eating until 10pm every night: Here's what Ramadan is like for me in Ireland

After never adhering to Ramadan while growing up, Mohammed Rahman began doing so a few years ago. He writes about what it’s like for a Muslim in Ireland.

# opinion - Sunday 3 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Psoriasis can have devastating effects on your body image' Opinion

'Psoriasis can have devastating effects on your body image'

Tadgh Dolan talks about the impact psoriasis has had on his life.

From TheJournal.ie Students: How to make the most out of an internship (and avoid the unscrupulous employers) Column

Students: How to make the most out of an internship (and avoid the unscrupulous employers)

A large number of employers are now looking for students rather than graduates for internships, writes Ruairi Kavanagh of GradIreland.

Opinion: It was a good idea to expand the European Championships but the format is wrong

This year’s European Championships has more teams than ever before, but that’s not the problem.

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