Monday 16 January 2017

What gives useless UN the right to lecture us?

Published 15/05/2016 | 02:30

Not good enough: Ireland was hauled over the coals this week for being a terrible country. Some neck...
Not good enough: Ireland was hauled over the coals this week for being a terrible country. Some neck...

With the year that's in it, there has been an awful lot of nonsense spouted about the fight for Irish freedom.

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According to the Official Ireland narrative, we're a people who were prepared to lay down their lives for liberty, but history has shown that we simply fought for the right to pick our own masters - not so much self-inflicted slavery, more a voluntary intellectual servitude.

If Perfidious Albion was our original unwelcome oppressor, the Church was handed that role with a ribbon wrapped around it. Now that we have managed to break that clerical stranglehold, we have simply gone and found another global organisation to tell us what to do - the UN.

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