Harry Browne

Harry Browne lectures in Dublin Institute of Technology and is the author of The Frontman: Bono (In the Name of Power). Email:harry.browne@gmail.com, Twitter @harrybrowne

No Time to Miss Messi…

Passing From Barcelona to Bayern

Who’s Playing on the Left Wing?

The Contradictions of the World Cup

Bite Me!

Cup of Many Colors

Gerry Conlon, RIP

The Politics of Style

All Eyes on Brazil

To Hell with Oligarchs and Managers, Let’s Play Football

Putting the Catholic Church in Its Place

It’s Not Your Granny’s Ireland Any More

The Apocrypha of Bruce Springsteen

Bono: "Poor, Poor Pitiful Me"

Bono’s Faith Offensive

Bono: Sacred Cow or Sad Clown?

‘Factivism’ and Other Fairytales from Bono

Bruce Springsteen’s Irish Wake

Martin McGuinness’s Deadly Ambush

Ireland’s Bread and Circuses

Dublin Wikileaks Cables Reveal Irish Govt. Groveling to the US

Dublin Locked Down for Visits of the Century

Ireland’s Impotent New Government

Irish Election Makes Room for the Left

Ireland and the House of Cards

Springsteen’s "Promise" and the Price You Pay

"They Didn’t Have to Deserve It … They Were Just Playing"

The Best Teams Got There and I Hope Catalunya Wins

Four Games, Four Lessons

What’s in a Team?

For Love and Money

Workers and Players

Anti-Imperialism 101

Fútbol Arte v. Anti-Fútbol

Who Should We Root For?

The Games Begin, at Last

The Squads are Selected

Brazil and the US

France, Italy and Anti-Racist Posturing

Forever England

The Dutch and the Germans: "There’s a Lot of History Between These Countries"

Why African Teams Never Quite Make It

Can Spain Win at Last?

Maradona and Messi: Immortality Beckons

Conspiracy, Blood and Filth

Ireland Says, "Yes, Please"

Tarantino Scalps His Audience

Ireland’s Blast From the Past

Where the Cheats Have No Shame

How Ireland Went Bust