Opinion Is Not “Identity”

21st May 2021 OOI 0

In common with current practice, the Pew Research Center continues to apply outdated subjective perspectives of identity in understanding the term. This article provides a straightforward alternative.

Overcoming the West’s Divided Society

7th November 2020 OOI 0

The 2020 Presidential election in the United States demonstrated one clear message: the country is sharply divided. The gulf is symptomatic of a wider split that is a blighting Western society in general. Fortunately, there is a better way forward.

Why do we continue to confuse Identity & Irishness?

10th April 2020 OOI 0

Science has given us objective ways to define identity. But some believe that alternative notions (like “Irishness”) are superior because they are subjective and instinctive. The article shows the answer is not “either/or”