Barbara McCarthy

Barbara McCarthy

Elections

Security high on voters' minds ahead of UK election

On the streets of London, voters talk about who they'll be voting for and why.

Security high on voters' minds ahead of UK election

Human Rights

Abortion in Ireland: 'It's your uterus, your decision'

On March 8, thousands in Ireland protested for the right to choose. We spoke to people on different sides of the issue.

Abortion in Ireland: 'It's your uterus, your decision'

US Elections 2016

Bikers for Trump arrive for inauguration with fanfare

'In the event that we are needed, we will certainly form a wall of meat' to protect and keep order, they said.

Bikers for Trump arrive for inauguration with fanfare

United States

Voices from Washington on eve of inauguration

'Will he make my America great? It's not that simple. I have to make my America great. It's not up to him.'

Voices from Washington on eve of inauguration

Homeless

Speaking out for the homeless at Dublin's Apollo house

The 40 homeless residents who've occupied the building must leave, court ruled, as demolition is approved.

Speaking out for the homeless at Dublin's Apollo house

Drugs

A brief history of war and drugs: From Vikings to Nazis

From World War II to Vietnam and Syria, drugs are often as much a part of conflict as bombs and bullets.

A brief history of war and drugs: From Vikings to Nazis

Ireland

Ballinasloe Horse Fair: An ancient Irish tradition

One of Europe's oldest horse fairs, it's also a meeting point for members of the Irish Traveller community.

Ballinasloe Horse Fair: An ancient Irish tradition

US Elections 2016

US primaries: Who are Californians voting for?

As decisive primary vote nears, voters in California tell Al Jazeera which candidate they will support.

US primaries: Who are Californians voting for?

Europe

What the 1916 Easter Rising means for Ireland today

Al Jazeera spoke to Ireland's president and other prominent society members on the occasion of Easter Rising centenary.

What the 1916 Easter Rising means for Ireland today

Africa

Africa's rhinos, red tape and corruption

Increased demand from Asian markets fuels poaching and pushes African rhino populations to near extinction.

Africa's rhinos, red tape and corruption

War & Conflict

Hitler's manifesto 'Mein Kampf' back in bookstores

Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' is back on sale in Germany amid much controversy, discussion and criticism.

Hitler's manifesto 'Mein Kampf' back in bookstores

Business & Economy

'Brexit': Should the UK leave the EU or not?

Al Jazeera takes to the streets of London to ask people how they feel about the possibility of Britain leaving the EU.

'Brexit': Should the UK leave the EU or not?