War for survival
Published 11/02/2012 | 05:00
• When we contemplate our 'new' Government, now nearly a year old, we are gripped by more than uneasiness.
When the 'crisis' was 'uncovered' in 2008, the plain people of Ireland embarked on a massive learning curve, which is not yet complete.
Last year's General Election gave us a snapshot result -- freezing one moment of a nation (and public opinion), in very rapid and radical transition.