According to the chief executive of the Higher Education Authority, Tom Boland, taxation alone cannot cover the cost of free college education.
I was going to hold my fire on Finance Minister Michael Noonan’s remarks on emigration being a lifestyle choice. Government minister is out of touch, what’s new? But then I heard this weekend that yet another friend is seriously considering … Continue reading
This article appeared in Sin on November 7 2011.
This was supposed to be part of a series of diaries, but like most of my series, I did never finish it, or even continue it. Some thoughts on moving to Galway. Appeared in Sin on September 26 2011. Do you remember … Continue reading
Was in two minds about putting this one up; totally irrelevant now. Ah sure, it caused a little stir at the time among my friends at least. Originally appeared in an edited form in An Focal November 15 2010. This year … Continue reading