4. Newspaper Articles

How to stop America’s cycle of carnage

People run from the Route 91 Harvest country music festival in Las Vegas, Nevada, where a gunman opened fire killing more than 50 people. Photograph: David Becker/Getty Images  The Irish Times, October 2, 2017

Pay caps are neither economically crazy nor morally wrong

Jeremy Corbyn’s call for a wage ceiling is an echo of a Swiss vote in 2013 to limit the pay of top executives to 12 times the wages of their lowliest employees. Photograph: Neil Hall/Reuters   The Irish Times, January 12, 2017


Irish Examiner, September 14, 2016


Berlusconi will be fondly remembered only for his antics and playacting

Under Berlusconi, populism, in an undemocratic mould, has made headway. Photograph: Getty Images  The Irish Times, November 29, 2013


Immigration into EU is a matter of human concern not just economics

The body of a drowned migrant is unloaded in the port of Lampedusa early this month. Photograph: AP  The Irish Times, October 16, 2013


Fourth ‘R’ should have place in schools

    The Irish Times, October 22, 2012


Dame Street eviction gives Occupy chance to stay relevant

The Irish Times, March 15, 2012


Occupy movement’s peaceful assault is proper but worse injustices also demand action

The Irish Times, November 10, 2011


Nov 27, 2009  Vittorio Bufachi: The church’s attempts to cover up sexual abuse by Catholic priests in Ireland were themselves acts of violence.