Tuesday June 2, 2020

We should pay NATO for air defence

We outsourced our economy to the IMF, abortion to the British and our financial regulation to the ECB. Is it time to do likewise with our defence?

1st March, 2015
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Jason O’Mahony

We know the form: tell an Irish anti-war protester that a nuclear-armed vehicle is about to enter Irish jurisdiction. Then ask them if the Irish state should do whatever it takes to keep such a vehicle from Ireland.

You know what they’ll ask you? What country is it from? If it’s an American warship on a visit, they’ll demand, as they have in the past, that the ship be detained for breaking either the Radiological...

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