Tuesday 22 August 2017

Karen Coleman: No place for our Johnny on corridors of power

He warned the current unrest could escalate and that the protesters were killing tourism

Suppose you're Johnny the plasterer who had a good life during the boom years. There was plenty of cash for dinners out, holidays abroad and a bit of bling for the girlfriend. That was then, but now it's miserable. Johnny's broke and out of work.

Now I know a lot of you will say but sure, that's my Johnny. Don't we all know that?

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