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    DUPed

    The EU-UK Brexit deal is being presented as a triumph for Irish diplomacy and European Commission steadfastness in the teeth of perfidious UK volatility and DUP stolidity. We are so pleased at preserving the basis of our relationship with Northern Ireland and the UK that we have moved the debate on to ensure that a […]

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    More On Moran/Nomura

    One of the intriguing characters in the story of ‘NAMA-land’, the title of the book I have written which has just been published by Gill Books, is the former general secretary of the Department of Finance, John Moran. The Limerick man was appointed to the second most senior position in the Irish civil service by […]

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    Editorial: The Nasty Party?

    Nora Owen whose appeal is otherwise limited but who seems to know a lot about Fine Gael, of which she was once deputy leader, including perhaps what it represents, says Leo Varadkar came to her constituency as a 17-year-old and that “he was appallingly right-wing and very aggressive”.  He was also overweight and seems to […]

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