Monday June 1, 2020

Last Post: Your handy Labour-Swahili phrasebook

How do you know someone is attending Trinity College? Don’t worry, they’ll tell you.

8th March, 2015
Joan Burton who spent some time working in Tanzania

In much the same vein, most people know that St Joan Burton spent some time working in Tanzania in East Africa in the 1980s, because she has told them. Put Joan Burton and Tanzania into the Google machine and it spits out a quarter of a million results. This is approximately the number of times she has mentioned it in her speeches.

She was at it in the Dáil again last Thursday during leaders’ questions,...

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