Why all the surprise at the result of the US Election?

The mainstream media, along with a host of celebrities, didn’t shy away from telling America how to vote this year. Sadly for them, people just didn’t seem to listen. Liberals and the mainstream media are reeling from what they refer to as Donald Trump’s “shock victory” in the long, drawn-out 2016 US Presidential Election. One […]

The Faux Feminism of the “Repeal Eight” hypocrites

An open letter to Ailbhe Smyth and the “Repeal the Eight” Feminist wannabes, I see you have invited abortion provider Ann Furedi to Dublin for a chat on the theme of: ‘Abortion and how to help us navigate the Irish Catholic misogynist oppressive laws’. Or something ‘original’ like that. I am amazed at your hypocrisy […]

Is Howlin’s bill only targeting  pro-life counselling?

Labour leader, Brendan Howlin has brought a Private Members Bill – The Health and Social Care Professionals (Amendment) Bill 2016 – before the Dáil which aims, he says, to  regulate what the media likes to describe as ‘rogue’ crisis pregnancy agencies. During the discussion around the Bill in the Dáil, however, it was perfectly clear, […]

Dear National Women’s Council, Real feminists oppose abortion

Dear Orla and all at NWCI, I am writing this email in severe disappointment. Dear, oh dear. From one feminist (i.e. me) to another (you, I think…), a quick recap is clearly essential on the meaning of feminism and seeing as you expressed some real howlers at your recent AGM’s “strategic plan”, please read on […]

Four things that won’t happen because Hillary Clinton lost

Like most of you, I’m still trying to make sense of what happened last night. As Marco Rubio said during his concession speech, only Trump saw the tsunami coming, and now he’s ridden the wave right into the White House. What does that mean? We can’t possibly know that yet. The catharsis that many beleaguered […]

Fact checking the Journal’s fact checker on abortion

This week, the Journal ran a fact-check on the 20-page information booklet from the Life Institute used in the Life Canvass, and, much to the chagrin of abortion supporters, they didn’t find one false statement in it. The piece attracted a lot of comments from readers who were shocked to learn that 1 in every […]