People Before Profit TD Richard Boyd Barrett said the establishment had ‘contrived and conspired’ to ensure Seán FitzPatrick walked free. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Seán FitzPatrick has been accused of engaging in “rotten, corrupt activities’’ by Solidarity TD Richard Boyd Barrett in the Dáil. The Dún Laoghaire T(...)

Sure what else would you be doing of a Friday morning only going to the movies?If nothing else but to take your mind off the alarming disappearance of(...)

The former chairman of Anglo Irish Bank, Seán FitzPatrick, makes a statement outside court yesterday. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Seán FitzPatrick began the day with an exercise in expectation management. The former chairman of Anglo wasn’t getting his hopes up. In (...)

Economics was never this interesting when I was at school.The line-up has been released for next month’s Kilkenomics festival, a four-day economics th(...)