Thursday 8 December 2016

Imagining a better Ireland

Published 19/08/2011 | 05:00

Will mass
emigration be
on the cards for
Ireland's future
generations?
Will mass emigration be on the cards for Ireland's future generations?

•I was heartened to read in your paper that Ireland is beginning to fight back and that even the 'Financial Times' is commenting on our recovery.

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I have just returned from driving my two nieces to Dublin Airport where the full human cost of the economic mess was brought home.

While checking in baggage I encountered a mother and father saying goodbye to their two sons who were leaving for Australia. They had been educated to the highest standard and both had MAs.

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