Friday 9 December 2016

Gardaí opening a Pandora's box - for themselves and the rest of us

Published 23/10/2016 | 02:30

Serious: gardaí removing their labour is a matter of national security
Serious: gardaí removing their labour is a matter of national security

Now is the winter of our discontent. Again. One of the many political missteps made by Fine Gael in the run-up to the last election was to oversell the recovery of the country.

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Because even as Enda Kenny was telling us that we had gone beyond mere green shots and had entered the realm of genuine growth, people looked askance.

If there was actually a recovery, most of us felt it was one which may have become noticeable to government accountants who spend their days analysing spread sheets and balance returns, but remained a mirage to everyone else.

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