Deirdre Duffy

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 Rapidly-changing performances of the masculine self – from Conor McGregor (above)  to Donald Trump.

A group of students and teachers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison recently got together to start a Men’s Project. It was “a six-week course ope(...)

Ireland’s Sinead Jennings and Claire Lambe following the lightweight women’s double sculls final at Rio 2016. File photograph: ©INPHO/James Crombie

The parents of Irish Olympic rower Sinead Lynch have thanked their neighbours and friends for helping to “soften the blow’ of their daughter’s disappo(...)

The juryless Special Criminal Court heard 16 cases last year, including that of Thomas ‘Slab’ Murphy, whose case took 32 days. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The next available trial date in the Special Criminal Court is more than two years away but this will shorten immediately when a second court begins o(...)

Steven Avery: “What happened to Avery could happen anywhere to anyone at any time,” says Anne Driscoll, manager of the Irish Innocence Project at Griffith College Dublin Steven Avery: “What happened to Avery could happen anywhere to anyone at any time,” says Anne Driscoll, manager of the Irish Innocence Project at Griffith College Dublin

Everyone’s talking about Making A Murderer, the ground-breaking documentary series from Netflix which explores the case of Steven Avery, the Wiscons(...)

Clare Daly TD told an event organised by the Coalition to Repeal the Eighth Amendment: “It is the political establishment that is the key barrier to the change that is necessary and wanted on this issue.” File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Abortion rights is an election issue try as the Government might to avoid it, socialist TD Clare Daly has said. Ms Daly was reacting to comments made(...)