Thursday 8 December 2016

It's hard to see Labour's successes but you just have to look at this poster to see its failures

Colette Brown

Published 28/05/2014 | 02:30

The 'Every Little Hurts' campaign poster
The 'Every Little Hurts' campaign poster

EAMON Gilmore is a convenient fall guy, but the entire Labour parliamentary party is to blame for the party's demise and it will take a miracle, not a mere change of leader, to rescue the party from the abyss.

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Labour did not just break its pledges to the electorate when it joined Fine Gael in Government; it doused them in petrol and set them alight.

Ostensibly in existence to protect the weak and the vulnerable, Labour in Government has largely been committed to protecting just one thing – its own grip on power.

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