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Irish Times - Opinion

Harsh reality of being Jewish in Ireland when Israel is in the news

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6:01 - Who really gets to tell migrants, 'Do not come here?'

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Fintan O'Toole: 'Sausage wars' are a distraction from Johnson's porky pies

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Shared understanding of needs vital to Ireland's housing future

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Una Mullally: Mica scandal should be a moment of national reckoning

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EU is not a 'bloc' - don't call it one

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Fintan O'Toole: Are we too stupid to be trusted with making choices about our own regions?

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David McWilliams: Educated elite have become more left wing

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EU gives Johnson a reason to be constructive on NI protocol

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Cliff Taylor: Post-pandemic decisions needed on working from home

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World View: Enforcement of rule of law key to EU operations

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Underfunding of universities leading to blind spots on human rights

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Pat Leahy: Ireland's economic model on brink of upheaval

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Jennifer O'Connell: Public right to be cynical about Irish politics

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Fair Deal scheme review achieves little or nothing

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British sausage as key ingredient in talks shows how farcical NI protocol row has become

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Diarmaid Ferriter: Mother and baby homes inquiry falls short of the mark

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Andrew McGinley: People are dead who might be alive if families had been involved in their treatment

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Newton Emerson: Poots the odd presence in his Stormont team

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Boris Johnson right to ditch 'special relationship' tag

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Susan McKay: Loyalists marching on from century to century

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Michael McDowell: Pedestrianising streets is easy part of change

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UK subvention to North irrelevant to debate on Irish unity

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Irish property psychosis rooted in fear of eviction

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Organised religion has role to play in international diplomacy

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Fintan O'Toole: Mother and baby report cannot be left to stand

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Vaccine hoarding by West threatens global democracy

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Irish America must engage unionism and loyalism again

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Moderate density, design and political will can solve housing crisis

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Fintan O'Toole: Most notable thing about Johnson's Catholicism is how much it doesn't matter

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David McWilliams: Tax unused land and the housing market will be sorted

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Jennifer O'Connell: Of course the Vatican welcomed Johnson home

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World View: Is competitive tax system worth social dysfunction?

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Cliff Taylor: Young people not on board Varadkar's economic rocket

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Pat Leahy: Don't expect neat left/right split in Irish politics

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Breda O'Brien: Foley must explain the delay in Leaving Cert results

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In Canada, like Ireland, church and state evade accountability

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Big data and cybercrime require far sharper focus

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Diarmaid Ferriter: Poots's delusions are extremely troubling

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Stephen Collins: What price Irish neutrality in today's world?

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Why did the Killarney National Park fire cause so much damage?

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Finn McRedmond: Boris Johnson, a man-child for all seasons

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Newton Emerson: DUP set to appoint a Sinn Fein first minister

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Family input should not be mandatory in treating mental illness

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Michael McDowell: Tulsa racial pogrom resonates 100 years later

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Tightening of UK immigration policies could see Irish citizens becoming vulnerable

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Cry for justice from gay Catholics must not be ignored

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Fintan O'Toole: Democracies learn from mistakes. We need an honest inquiry into the pandemic

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Can Sudocrem take Ireland's baby shame with it to Bulgaria?

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Doug Beattie: I want to promote a progressive and inclusive unionism with a welcoming approach

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Israel's state violence is being shielded by plastic 'peace-building'

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5:35 - Una Mullally: You don't need a weatherman to know which way the wind is blowing

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Fintan O'Toole: No one is safe when half of us are digitally illiterate

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David McWilliams: Ireland must escape the clutches of old economic ideas

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15,000 and counting - our record-breaking chess correspondent passes another major milestone

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The Irish Times view on nursing homes in the pandemic: the need for an inquiry

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The Irish Times view on the Delta variant threat: avoiding a new surge

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Poots, Macron and NI's status

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Amnesty Ireland and Maya Forstater

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Electric cars and the environment

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Alcohol consumption and the pandemic

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Farming and the environment

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Politicians and polling

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Taxation and politics

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Crosswords - Take me to your leader

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One of the buoys

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World View: Enforcement of rule of law key to EU operations

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My daughter keeps getting outbid on houses. Should she just wait for prices to fall?

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Summer rise of Delta variant will not affect reopening plans in Republic

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Vaccine registration for people in their 30s to open 'shortly', says HSE

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Michael Portillo's 'Tory meets Paddy' history lessons are no longer a novelty

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Real news has value

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The Irish Times Women's Podcast - Ep 507 What it means to be transgender in Ireland

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Inside Business with Ciaran Hancock - G7 tax deal: what was agreed and what does it mean for Ireland?

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Inside Politics - Mother and Baby Homes: The overall picture is not as it should be

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Inside Politics - Niall Ferguson: We're obsessed with mass disaster, yet surprised when it happens

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The Irish Times Women's Podcast - Ep 506 Mother and Baby Homes Commission member speaks publicly

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