Eoghan Harris: Sacrifice of sacred cows is how to earn our respect
Published 05/02/2012 | 05:00
A weak government is bad. A weak opposition is worse. Because no change will be for the better. That's us now. And it's Fianna Fail's fault.
The mavericks and Trots in the Dail opposition are merely court jesters. Capitalism in crisis did not throw up an Irish Lenin. It just threw up.
Right now Sinn Fein rules the opposition roost. Like a rooster it makes a lot of noise. Fianna Fail has failed to point out it neither lays policy hens or economic eggs.