Monday February 24, 2020

Is the decorum of high office slipping away?

In the age of Trump, it’s tempting to believe that dignity has become an outdated concept in politcs

2nd September, 2018

The 45th president of the United States is capable of some phenomenal things. One example of this is how, through his unrestrained daftness, Donald Trump has retrospectively changed how we view the Bush presidency. This is a remarkable feat given how, in the past, the world had grown accustomed to deriding George W Bush. In decades to come, when we reflect on US presidents of the past, we will see that Donald Trump set a...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

State catching up with higher-than-average increase in number of new companies

Rachel Lavin | 5 days ago

Refusing to discuss Irish unity no longer makes any sense for the DUP –talking about a united Ireland is not the same as supporting it

Deirdre Heenan | 1 week ago

A Sinn Féin-led government would have many implications for the country, from tax on banks to the housing market to a border poll

Ian Guider | 1 week ago