In his five years as Labour leader, Pat Rabbitte failed to progress the party at all.
People still have to learn that Aer Lingus is no longer ‘ours’, but just another commercial operation with planes taking customers from A to B.
With the majority of Gaelic football contests increasingly marred by contentious refereeing decisions, it is imperative that the GAA reconsider the tackle laws.
Tony Blair’s tenure as British prime minister ends this Wednesday, his political career tainted by bitterness over Iraq.
With EU member states Poland and the Czech Republic caught in the middle of renewed conflict between Russia and the US, their role may have a significant bearing on how this particular drama unfolds.
Fine Gael and Labour are both failing to grasp the reality of the complex, post-election mood and are harming themselves by proposing an unrealistic, bizarre coalition.
Old fashioned policy politics has died and been replaced by slick image management.