GAA Irish Identity

The Question of Territory: Croke Park, Eid and the GAA

It had been a quiet year in Croke Park, for obvious reasons. Lockdown restrictions had silenced stadiums throughout the country and indeed the world. That was until Friday 31 July…

Law and Order

Why the State Should Execute Paedophiles: Capital Punishment and the Moral Order

Particularly Heinous Crimes There is no doubt that Ireland would be in a far healthier state today, and for that matter the Catholic Church would be in a far healthier…


Open Letter to Members of Oireachtas Éireann Concerning the Minister for Children

Law Library Four Courts Dublin Monday 6th July, 2020 Dear Deputy, I write to you with a heavy heart. What follows in this letter is something that causes me acute…


Nationalist Jurisprudence: Law, Society and the Culture War

For those fortunate enough to be unfamiliar with legal developments in America, there is currently a transformation underway in conservative legal theory – the strategy adopted by conservatives in the…

Irish nationalism Monuments

Irish History Is Targeted for Demolition

The recent American fad for toppling statues has finally reached Ireland. Among the targets for demolition are a monument to Christopher Columbus in Galway City and a plaque to Richard…

Irish Identity Liberalism Nationalism

Ireland Becomes America: The Language of Post-Nationalism

In the past week or so we have seen a level of hysteria and hypocrisy which is scarcely believable. We have seen Irish people, stir crazy perhaps from lockdown, burst…


Irish Lives Matter: The Government Have Abdicated Moral Authority

For the past three months the authorities north and south have made extraordinary demands on the Irish people. They have done so on the basis of a public health emergency….


Keelings: Picking Away At Ireland

I’m sure the Keelings controversy hasn’t gone under the radar of anybody who’s been keeping in touch over the past few days. While Irishmen and Irishwomen are prohibited from going…


The Global Virus

The coronavirus did not originate in Ireland. What did not originate here could only have been imported from abroad, through a weak and flabby non-defence of our national borders. As…

General Election

Statement on the General Election

Introduction Sufficient time has now passed to comment on February’s general election and its implications for the country and for the National Party. It would be tedious to analyse that…