Wednesday October 28, 2020

LETTERS to the editor

We welcome exclusive letters addressed to: The Letters Editor, The Sunday Business Post, 80 Harcourt Street, Dublin 2; e-mail: [email protected] Letters may be edited for length.

13th August, 2011

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Tom McGurk is right (‘Beauty contest belittles the office of president’, 7/8/2011), and so is your editorial on the subject in the same edition.

Our head of state mimics the position of the British monarchy, which is itself a fossil left over from the long historical struggle to establish democracy.

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