Brendan Keenan: It takes feisty women to shed light on how elite look out for themselves
Published 09/12/2012 | 05:00
Linking top civil servants' pay to the private sector meant they joined a tiny, privileged minority – and won't budge
IT fell to Olivia O'Leary, on RTE radio, to mention the unmentionable; and no better woman.
Someone who can wind up the Queen of England before a couple of thousand people is afraid of nothing. This time, she was taking on senior civil servants who, if anything, are rather more intimidating than Elizabeth II.