Archive of articles published in 2009

22 Dec 09The IRA boasted about shooting child abusers. How very odd that they ignored the vile crimes of Gerry Adams’ father and brotherDaily Mail
20 Dec 09We all have to make amends for our sins of the pastSunday Independent
13 Dec 09Cool heads better than hot air in CopenhagenSunday Independent
6 Dec 09Rejoice! The resurrection of Conrad is coming soonSunday Independent
22 Nov 09A good Alaskan, but not a good candidateSunday Independent
15 Nov 09A Nation in fear of being seen as anti-MuslimSunday Independent
Nov 09Exploring The Twelve by Stuart NevilleShots eZine
8 Nov 09Obama failing to stand the test of timeSunday Independent
7 Nov 09The Republic yet again sits back as young men die for freedomBelfast Telegraph
1 Nov 09Political big shots need not applySunday Independent
25 Oct 09Writing as sharp as any daggerSunday Independent
18 Oct 09Beeb never stood a chance against the ‘saintly’ O’LearySunday Independent
11 Oct 09Cam ‘n’ Sam love-in adds to misery for BrownSunday Independent
4 Oct 09Why Mrs Brown should have skipped the heroicsSunday Independent
20 Sept 09When babies become the new celeb handbagsSunday Independent
19 Sept 09Europe: will Ireland do the indecent thing?
and … read the responses…
Daily Telegraph
13 Sept 09Togmeister shows why he’s not any old geezerSunday Independent
27 Aug 09Commentary: Ted Kennedy loathed Britain — so why did Gordon Brown knight him?Daily Mail
23 Aug 09Divorce: don’t get mad, get everythingSunday Independent
21 Aug 09Why do we keep betraying the victims of terror?Daily Mail
20 Aug 09How can we call ourselves civilised when we reward the feckless – yet punish the old for a lifetime of prudenceDaily Mail
16 Aug 09A boy whose bruises were covered in chocolateSunday Independent
9 Aug 09Banville scored an own goal even before our crime fiction spatSunday Independent
2 Aug 09Happiness is a Hamlet called JudeSunday Independent
31 July 09Should the law make it easier for us to help the terminally ill?Daily Mail
12 July 09At least Jackson never inspired young boys to go out and killSunday Independent
28 June 09Maybe we should just leave Silvio and the Italians at itSunday Independent
16 June 09Face to face with evil: How the awesome courage of Omagh victims’ families – and big hearts of Mail readers – led to victoryDaily Mail
16 June 09Shameless betrayal: How Moagh victims were left to confront bombers themselves after Blair failed to deliver justiceDaily Mail
15 June 09The Omagh bombing: I never realised how beautiful my son’s eyes were until I saw his broken little bodyDaily Mail
14 June 09They’ll be coming to take you away very soon, GordonSunday Independent
13 June 09Day a car bomb brought carnage to a small town: The first extract from a new book about the Omagh tragedyDaily Mail
9 June 09‘I almost never cry, but tears rolled down my cheeks’: From the author who spent every day in court with the Omagh familiesDaily Mail
31 May 09Unsavoury sex smear campaign takes poetic licence just too farSunday Independent
24 May 09Black wins his fight to have Supreme Court hear appealSunday Independent
17 May 09Democracy sullied in a world of grasping politiciansSunday Independent
3 May 09For this crisis, we don’t need to frighten the childrenSunday Independent
19 Apr 09Rebels an inconvenient truth for Adams and coSunday Independent
22 Mar 09Guantanamo commitment could come back to haunt usSunday Independent
12 Mar 09Stop pandering to enemies of our way of life
and … read the responses…
Daily Telegraph
10 Mar 09Northern Ireland shootings: Gerry Adams is older but still ruthlessDaily Telegraph
8 Mar 09Sorry, but Obama is simply not bothered about usSunday Independent
1 Mar 09You’d have to laugh if it wasn’t so over the topSunday Independent
15 Feb 09Even our principles have become institutionalisedSunday Independent
8 Feb 09Golly, Thatcher gaffe isn’t such a big dealSunday Independent
25 Jan 09Bush ‘a cocky, locker-room fraternity boy’Sunday Independent
18 Jan 09Anti-Semitism 
11 Jan 09President’s rhetoric soars but her roots trip her upSunday Independent
4 Jan 09Brave Israel has every right to bomb HamasSunday Independent


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