The "Irish slaves" myth is a grotesque distortion of facts used to bolster racist ideas, and a consequence of the collapse of critical thinking.
Some aspects of patriotism are considered politically incorrect in Ireland. This has to change.
Chicago’s crime figures are not an argument against gun control in the city. They are an argument for gun control in neighboring states.
A disturbing animal cruelty case highlights problems with America’s criminal justice system.
Apple's futuristic new building is neither a new concept nor a progressive innovation.
Apple's latest adventure will be a test of how it can get by without Steve Jobs.
A simple and inexpensive but effective method of generating steam from solar energy could have a profound impact.