We must renew the political system

At the heart of the country’s economic collapse is a political culture which is happy simply to give people what they want

15th October, 2011

At the heart of the country’s economic collapse is a political culture which is happy simply to give people what they want

The Irish economic crash has been turbocharged by a profound failure of our politics and our political system to understand the past, to plan the present, to provide for the future, to comprehend the economic realities of the world, to be self-aware, to regulate its own desires and ultimately to practise...

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