Editorial: Has Enda reshaped the Brexit border debate?

The border, which never really went away, is definitely back at the centre of Irish politics. Last week we warned of the dangers of assuming an easy read-across from protecting the peace process to avoiding customs controls on an external…

“Everything you always wanted to know about Brexit”

We just could not resist this title, which reads in full:  “Everything you always wanted to know about Brexit (but didn’t have time to read).” The sub-title gives it away a bit by disclosing that the focus is fairly narrowly…

A billion litres of Northern Ireland milk face tariffs

A billion litres of Northern Ireland milk face tariffs

"Special Irish border deal not possible"

“Special Irish border deal not possible”

An article in the Business section of today’s Irish Times should be required reading for everyone in Irish public life. It is by Kevin O’Rourke, Chichele Professor of economic history at Oxford University and the headline really tells it all:…

Hard facts from a truthful Brexiteer

Hard facts from a truthful Brexiteer

We focus on the hard facts of Brexit. Eight months after the referendum, people who point to some inevitable consequences of leaving the single market and customs union are still being accused of scaremongering. The pro-Brexit campaign was a sea…