Wednesday 23 August 2017

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

Brian Brennan

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.

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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