Tuesday 26 September 2017

Mr Myers fails on 'ethnic theory'

I have been waiting to see if anyone would respond to the resurrection by Kevin Myers of a rather extraordinary theory of his, which, as I recall, he first put forward some years ago.

This suggests that the divide in Irish politics between Fianna Fail and Fine Gael has an ethnic or racial basis.

In his column of February 12, he declares that Fine Gael "is a perpetual minority, largely of non-Gaelic Anglo-Norman Catholics in ethnic origin. . ."

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