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It’s time to admit we made huge mistakes with vulture funds

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Ian Kehoe

13th August, 2017
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A bitter family row split the Ward Anderson cinema dynasty in 2012, but both sides are doing well, with box office hits like Despicable Me 3 and Spiderman: Homecoming keeping profits up

Admitting mistakes can be fiendishly difficult. This is especially true if you are a politician, a government or a public body. Most of the establishment believe admitting something (anything) is a sign of weakness. So, they stick to the script, to the speaking points and to the mantra of righteousness. They are right. Everyone else is wrong.

In the dying months of his tenure as finance minister, Michael Noonan was repeatedly questioned about the arrival...

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