Wednesday 22 February 2017

Quotes of the week

Published 21/06/2015 | 02:30

Mary McAleese
Mary McAleese

A look back at the past week in quotes.

  • Go To

"Within hours of the most appalling tragedy of the history of the J-1 visa programme, when the one salient to speak for itself is the ludicrous collapse of a fourth-floor balcony in a relatively new building, New York Times journalists reached for the lazy tabloid stereotype and heaped deliberate injustice on top of the most awful grief."

- Mary McAleese, former president of Ireland.

Please sign in or register with Independent.ie for free access to Opinions.

Sign In

Read More

Don't Miss

Editor's Choice