Thursday 23 February 2017

Trump and Brexit votes are a wake-up call for Ireland's elite

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

US President-elect Donald Trump. Photo: Reuters
US President-elect Donald Trump. Photo: Reuters

One aspect of the recent US election that has not been reflected on much is that equity has prevailed over the excesses of politically correct equality.

That is equity or the desire for fairness and justice to be applied to all citizens of a republic so that the deficiencies in that society can be corrected.

This must have priority over agenda-driven politically correct equality and the maintenance of elites.

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