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Ó Cuív says “No”


The Journal.ie– Ó Cuív breaks ranks to advocate No vote in Fiscal Compact: Ó Cuív told the Adhmhaidin show that a No vote against the fiscal compact would lead to the appraisal of the European Stability Mechanism treaty, which is … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Gallagher versus Gallagher – I did not have Chequal relations with that man…


From Irish Central: Deciding what kind of country we want to live in – the Irish presidential race: Choosing Sean Gallagher as president could mean choosing to return to Ireland’s old ways From Politics.ie: Sean Gallagher talking to Rachael English … Continue reading

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There is still a little time left for Ireland to foil this power grab by the Eurozone elite (National Platform)


This ESM Treaty is the first use of the “self-amending” Article 48.6 TEU of the EU Treaties which was inserted by the Treaty of Lisbon. It is seen by the Fine Gael-Labour Government, as well as by its Fianna Fail … Continue reading

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Morgan Kelly: “Ireland’s future depends on breaking free from bailout”


Via Politics.ie, Morgan Kelly writes in the Irish Times – Ireland’s future depends on breaking free from bailout: Ireland is facing economic ruin. While most people would trace our ruin to to the bank guarantee of September 2008, the real … Continue reading

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Election Update (28 February, 11:30am)


Irish American Information Service – “a good government requires a good opposition” – Adams Niall O’Dowd – All changed utterly in Ireland after this utterly dramatic election Eamonn Mallie – Why Unionism and the SDLP are now on alert in … Continue reading

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Irish Economy blog – Exam Question: “Discuss the similarities and differences between the Romanian case and the current Irish situation”


“Brian & Bertie got to go home”? Phillip Lane – Debt Repayment and Ceausescu

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UPDATE: Epic FFail! 24 hours is a long time in politics…


Via NewsDaily.com, from Reuters – Government’s death knell a joyous sound for Irish voters: ‘“We need to hurt them,” said Bernadette, a mother of four and owner of a wine importing business that has cut its staff to three from … Continue reading

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Ó Caoláin: “election must mark a sea change in Irish politics”


from An Phoblacht: THE general election must mark a sea change in Irish politics, Sinn Féin’s Dáil leader  has said. The priority of the new Dáil must be to reverse the cuts and challenge the IMF sell-out, he said.

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Niall O’Dowd: “Fianna Fail have been in power for 22 of the last 24 years and have assumed a right to rule that is not dissimilar to the divine right of kings”


From Irish Central – Election disaster looms for Fianna Fail after Prime Minister Brian Cowen blunders badly: When the wheels start falling off a political bandwagon they tend to all come loose together. Such has been the experience of snake-bitten … Continue reading

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B-Day (“Bidet”) – Sorry Is The Hardest Word


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Telegraph: Banker’s Bailout is Irish Debt Servitude


Decent Brit Alert: Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, International Business Editor of the Telegraph, London, writes: Stripped to its essentials, the €85bn package imposed on Ireland by the Eurogroup and the European Central Bank is a bail-out for improvident British, German, Dutch, and … Continue reading

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John Doody – After Much Thought, The Government Has Decided To Rebrand


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