Education costs . . . Ghost estates . . . Bank drama
WHAT a timely reminder your editorial was on the 'human cost of education' to the modern student (Irish Independent, January 22).
We were constantly told as children that our schooldays were the happiest days of our lives. Having to spend our best years in both primary and secondary school and then having to endure the privations of third-level -- bring on the revolution!
Perhaps students should take a leaf out of the book of our air traffic controllers and initiate strike action. Man the barricades, I say!