Thursday 23 March 2017

In this racket, fairness is not an option

The Permanent TSB mortgage scandal is just part of the same dodge as Irish Water, writes Gene Kerrigan

'The problem with Irish Water is that Enda Kenny and Phil Hogan tried to do too much at once'
'The problem with Irish Water is that Enda Kenny and Phil Hogan tried to do too much at once'
Gene Kerrigan

Gene Kerrigan

Last week, I'm afraid, my patience snapped. The airwaves were full of reports of Permanent TSB mortgage holders pleading with bankers to be fair.

Get real, folks. The penny should surely have dropped by now. This, after all, is 2015. Since 2008, we've been watching billions of euro being transferred from us to a small minority of empty-eyed money-men.

Let's stop pretending that fairness is an option.

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