Tuesday 21 February 2017

The 'Celtic Spring'

Published 17/08/2011 | 05:00

Gay Byrne: Decided in the end not to run for the presidency
Gay Byrne: Decided in the end not to run for the presidency

The political whirlwind that blew through our establishment back in February is still shaking the foundations of convention.

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We may be experiencing something akin to what has struck the Arab world -- a 'Celtic Spring'.

One manifestation of this is the presidential campaign; it seems we have resolved to elect Anyone But a Politician (ABP) to the Park.

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