Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor, October 13, 2013

12th October, 2013

Indefensible behaviour

The near-blanket campaign of media and academia to reject the ''abolish the Seanad'' recommendation replicates the cynicism, hypocrisy and stupidity of the bankrupting of the country during the Celtic tiger period.

Many of the former leading lights in our government and media during the Celtic Tiger opposed last week's effort to streamline our democratic institutions by getting rid of some of its more obvious hangers-on in the Seanad. The cynicism of those leading...

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