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Talking points: Sinéad Goldrick

In recent years, Dublin’s Sinéad Goldrick has become one of the LGFA’s most recognisable faces. Ciarán Galway meets with the five-time All Star, All-Ireland winner and telecommunication marketing professional to discuss empowerment...

TRADES UNION desk

The issue of bogus self-employment is back in the news. ICTU’s Macdara Doyle unpacks the detrimental impact such practice has on workers. Over recent weeks, RTÉ’s Drivetime carried a series of stories...

Ard fheiseanna

In the aftermath of a quick succession of party ard fheiseanna, eolas reflects on the relative standings of what now constitute ‘the big three’ in Leinster House. As the high tide of...

Liam Cosgrave 1920-2017

In October 2017, former Taoiseach Liam Cosgrave succumbed to long-term illness. eolas reflects on his life. Born in April 1920, an alumnus of Synge Street CBS, Castleknock College and King’s Inns, Liam...

Every Woman

Orla O’Connor, Director of the National Women’s Council of Ireland, Ireland’s largest women’s membership organisation, advocates for the pursuit of a consensus that prioritises the healthcare needs of women and girls. Every...

Education investment

Outlined in the Action Plan for Education, the Department of Education and Skills’ ambition to make Irish education Europe’s best over the next 10 years has been aided by significant investment through...

University challenge

Preparing graduates for complex professional roles in a changing technological world is an increasingly significant challenge for higher education institutions. Brian Norton, President, Dublin Institute of Technology writes. Sometimes new aspects of...