Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor, January 6, 2013.

6th January, 2013
Tom McGurk's article on the need for new politics from The Sunday Business Post of December 30, 2012.

New politics and new media

Tom McGurk is right. I've never said that before and am unlikely to say it again, but Ireland does, of course, need new politics.

However, the simplistic notion that an old fashioned left/right divide, or the equally simplistic notion of being pro- or anti-Europe, is well out of date. What we do need is a politics where the values of the left are allied to a pragmatic recognition of the...

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