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Brian Brennan: Poor have less to fear from IMF than our ruling elite

Brian Brennan

Published 15/11/2010 | 05:00

The story goes that Daniel O'Connell was riding through the Irish countryside towards an important rendezvous when he came to a crossroads and hesitated.

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Dusk was descending.

Unsure of his bearings, he spotted an elderly, poorly dressed man sitting on the ditch, smoking a pipe. He asked the wretch for directions.

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