We can't afford to elect the spineless
Our leaders have proved worthless. It would help to elect people with more guts, writes Gene Kerrigan
There are, of course, other things going on in the world, apart from the general election. And some of them will have a greater effect on our lives than the outcome of that election.
Last week, for example, stock exchanges around the globe were suffering a dose of the jitters.
According to those who claim to know, there's a strong chance we're about to have another recession.