No inquiry ultimately means no accountability

Pat Rabbitte recently quoted an article in which former PD leader Michael McDowell had written about "the over-weening power of the media as principals in our politics".

18th March, 2012
No inquiry ultimately means no accountability
Both parties promised they would protect the vulnerable.

Pat Rabbitte, in wistful recollection of Michael McDowell, recently quoted with approval from a newspaper article in which the former Progressive Democrat leader had written about "the over-weening power of the media as principals in our politics".

McDowell went on: "They [the media] are increasingly trivialising, distorting and denigrating our political process and discourse".

Just a year ago, Fine Gael and Labour were elected to government on promises that the huge colossus of debt from...

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