Tagged: Gardaí

How cute

I walked past the Dáil today. And there was a a garda on the street. As usual. And another one the...

Lusk shooting.

This morning, as I walked to work, I happened to glance at the headline of my Metro Family anger at killings...

Black and white

You all know that I don’t agree with people who see things in black and white. I’m more of a “but...

The blame game

How private should private be, and who can ever possibly take it upon themselves to turn the private public? We are living in a precarious time, a time when both spheres are bleeding into each other and the line of demarcation is wavering. There is great potential here. Either we will become a society who ostracizes even more violently those who are different from us, suspect of every quiet student who doesn’t dress like the rest, suspicious of any husband or wife who doesn’t drag his or her child to every Saturday soccer game, or maybe, just maybe, we’ll become a society responsible to something greater than ourselves