Simcha Jacobovici’s Archaeology

Here’s something that we’re going to be forced to confront on a regular basis at factsaresacred.ie: Churnalism. Today’s Irish Independent syndicates some Daily Telegraph content from journalist Adrian Blomfeld in Jerusalem. In Blomfeld’s report, an ‘amateur archaeologist’ (that doesn’t bode…

Hard cases make bad law?

The X-Case [Attorney General v. X (a minor) & Ors. – 1992], an Irish Supreme Court decision on abortion now twenty years long in the tooth, has attracted renewed media attention in this its anniversary year (e.g. a series of…