Tuesday 12 December 2017

Youth, not women, is what's missing in this Grey Coalition

The fact that a builder in pink and 'Ming' are our most normal TDs says quite a lot, writes Brendan O'Connor

It's hard to know what Mna na hEireann's problem is. Roughly, they seem to have the pip because they feel there aren't enough people like them in the Cabinet.

Well, here's some news for them. We over here in Fir na hEireann feel exactly the same way.

There is nobody in that Cabinet who is remotely like any of us either. All of them are part of that bizarre third gender called politicians. Indeed, in many ways, they are a whole different species to the rest of us.

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