Tackling the tyrants who create the refugee crisis
Last week some political commentators took a 'let's be realistic' stance against economic migrants - whom they did not distinguish from political refugees.
They then struck brave poses, claiming their stand was not popular. In fact it was exactly what Insular Ireland wanted to hear.
Insular Ireland - we don't know whether it's a majority or a minority - is always ready to read excuses for its own lack of empathy.