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THE MEN WHO INVENTED CHRISTMAS
Christmas was invented above all by four men: Sextus Julius Africanus, Pope Julius I, Dionysius Exiguus and Charles Dickens
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Posted: 2021-11-23



THE CLIMATE CRUNCH
Will COP26 deliver any meaningful progress or will it be just hot air?
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Posted: 2021-10-29



WHO REPRESENTS THE 27%?
27% say they are non-religious, but where are the parties that give them a voice?
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Posted: 2021-08-13



PARTITIONIST MINDSETS
A partitionist mindset not only resides in reactionary organisations and political parties but also seems to have permeated humanist associations as well.
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Posted: 2021-07-07



RULES ARE ONLY FOR THE LITTLE PEOPLE
Inequalities of wealth and power make a nonsense of the principle of equality before the law
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Posted: 2021-04-21



DEBATING IRISH UNITY
It is an inescapable fact that in the next 10/15 years Unionism will be an electoral minority
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Posted: 2021-04-21



THE MOTHER AND BABY SCANDAL
For a country as intertwined with organised religion as Ireland has been for centuries, it would be misguided to let the Church off the hook
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Posted: 2021-02-20



THE IMPERFECT HUMANISM OF JESUS
The political philosophy of Jesus is a profoundly reactionary message which fails to provide any practical scheme for the good of society.
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Posted: 2021-01-16



EVEN THE TEACHING OF HISTORY IS SECTARIAN
A new study reveals that the choice of local study in GCSE history is made largely on tribal lines
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Posted: 2020-07-17



IRELAND AND SLAVERY
Ireland has a mixed record, with both supporters and opponents prominent in modern history
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Posted: 2020-07-01