I am so at home in Dublin, more than any other city, that I feel it has always been familiar to me. It took me years to see through its soft charm to its bitter prickly kernel - which I quite like too.

Issue 147, September 2022

Hoping for the Best

An optimist examines the prospects of achieving Irish unification

Under Southern Skies

Ireland’s links with Argentina, from the prosperous to the oppressed

What Larks

Bridget Rose Dugdale, an English debutante on Irish active service

Marching on Rome

Fascism’s origins in violence and repression of the labouring poor

Blackening Casement

British intelligence and the making of the ‘black diaries’ of Roger Casement