Without a valid passport or any other form of photographic identification, I travelled from Dublin to Brussels. I made the journey by coach because neither Ryanair nor Aer Lingus would permit me to travel with an expired passport, and unable to wait for a new one to be sent to me I made the decision to take the bus.
Over any right to sell sex, people have the human right not to be forced into prostitution due to poverty, and this is exactly what Amnesty is advocating.
Humanitarianism, if it means anything at all, must be a commitment to the humanity of every person, and humanity is not cherished in any society where the poor are forced to offer up their bodily integrity for bread.
Parenthood is the highest calling of any woman or man. It is not enough that children are born and that our species continues to bless or wreak havoc on the world. Forming human minds and hearts requires women and men who are dedicated to their children or the children entrusted to them. We do not … Continue reading Ignoring the Silent and Weak
Tonight I hosted a little soiree with a few intimate friends and during the conversation I listened as a fine young man described his fears of a No vote in the coming Same Sex Marriage Referendum in Ireland. As a gay man he does not want to live in an Ireland where the majority of … Continue reading Now That Varadkar Has ‘Come Out’ So Must I