Kevin Sharkey: An Ireland-First President?

Kevin Sharkey: An Ireland-First President?

Kevin Sharkey is most definitely, above everything else, a dog person. That becomes instantly apparent as soon as one enters his fabulous basement studio near Trinity College. Sharkey, a Donegal man who has had an interesting life to say the least, having made it...
Examining Europe’s Recent Elections

Examining Europe’s Recent Elections

The past month or so saw three major elections and many fascinating political events that came hand in hand with them. On the other side of the continent Vladimir Putin’s Russia-first mandate is stronger than ever following the presidential election there. Closer to...
Being a Populist in an Age of Elite Disdain

Being a Populist in an Age of Elite Disdain

The ideology of the elites is now actively opposed to the ideology of the masses. The word populism is now most commonly seen wielded as a cudgel to beat down those people who express views that think to set foot outside the rigidly structured and contained debate...