Opinion

‘Sex workers are economically coerced into selling their bodies for money’ – but sure isn’t that what all workers do? The argument of coercion is often voiced in protest to the legalization of prostitution, however, within a capitalist society,...
When you look back over the course of Irish sporting history and the legends we associate with their sports, the usual names continuously pop up, Brian O’Driscoll with Rugby, Henry Shefflin with Hurling, Pádraig Harrington with golf, the list...
Manchester United are the most successful club in the history of the Premier League.  History shows they have won the title a record 20 times.  The money that has been spent by the three managers since the departure of...
Browsing the Internet today you are almost guaranteed to see at least one photo, article or mention of the word Kardashian. Whether it be Kim launching her new set of “Kimojis” or Khloe posting workout pictures on Instagram, the...
Donald Trump has globally become a household name for a pretty normal reason – competing for Presidency of the United States. Not to mention he is a TV personality, actor, author and real estate developer. Coming in at a...
Last week’s Pride celebrations were for me both memorable and thought-provoking. Memorable for after many years of attempting to furtively evade my sexuality and personal longings I had both the privilege and honour to participate in this year’s national...
Psychopath. The exchange currency of this term in contemporary discourse is of such value that it may lead one to believe that psychopaths are everywhere. Indeed, it's almost impossible to avoid invoking these supposedly cold-hearted and ruthless creatures and the conditions...
January 6th saw the start of what would be a list of 145 mass shootings across the USA this year. Putting that into perspective, we are only 173 days deep into 2016, making that one shooting every 1.2 days....
There comes a time in everyone's life when they just have to shrug their shoulders, let out an exasperated sigh and simply accept the cruel injustice of it all. A time for reflection, political contemplation, and for the final stage...
Brock Allen Turner, a former student of Stanford University California, was recently arrested for raping an unconscious women on campus. Turner was convicted of a total of three felonies, which included assault with intent to rape, and could have faced up...
Manchester United are a team known for bringing through young talented players- this season alone has seen Jesse Lingard, Timothy Fosu Mensah, Cameron Borthwick-Jackson, Donald Love, James Weir, Guillermo Varela and Marcus Rashford all make their mark at Old...
The definition of a zoo is an establishment which maintains a collection of wild animals for study and conservation. Yet it seems lately that that definition isn't holding up, as zoos aren't exactly doing a pretty good job of...

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