Murder Comes to Manchester

May 23, 2017

Terrorism hits Britain once again, following a concert by American singer Ariana Grande at the Manchester Arena. It is always disconcerting to wake up to news of terrorism, causalities, pictures of screaming children, ambulances, solemn looking police officers making official comments, and...

The World This Week: Theresa May Pulls Trigger on Brexit

April 02, 2017

The UK seeks “a new deep and special partnership with a strong EU” that focuses on trade and security even as the future becomes increasingly uncertain. There are many who believe that Eve came from Adam’s left rib and that climate change is a myth. This week, Cyclone Debbie battered...

What’s the Alternative to a Hard Brexit?

March 07, 2017

In the absence of a real alternative to a hard Brexit, the UK is on auto pilot heading toward a cliff. Former Irish Prime Minister John Bruton explains. I believe conditions can be created in which British voters could decide not to leave the European Union (EU) at all. Ireland should work to...