Saturday 21 January 2017

Thoughtful and gifted journalist welcomed radical thinking

Published 27/04/2016 | 02:30

Sad passing of James Downey. Photo: Mark Condren
Sad passing of James Downey. Photo: Mark Condren

I mourn the passing of James Downey; his integrity, insight and commitment to journalism has been ably lauded by the highest in the land.

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I was an ardent reader of his thought-provoking columns and his inherent wisdom, but have a much more personal reason for holding him in special esteem.

I have written to this newspaper and others for many years suggesting the economic upheaval we suffer in the 21st century is due to much greater forces than 'recession'.

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