The European Parliament is the Seanad on steroids

The European Parliament is the Seanad on steroids
The European Parliament building in Brussels: if political parties do not take the European elections seriously, why should the public? Bloomberg

Neither Irish political parties nor Irish voters seem to care about this year’s European Parliament elections, despite what they mean for us

Brexit has put the European Union front and centre in the minds of the Irish public. Recent events have made it tempting to point the finger at our neighbours across the water and guffaw at their folly and failure to grasp the European project.

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