Friday 19 January 2018

It's hard to see Labour's successes but you just have to look at this poster to see its failures

The 'Every Little Hurts' campaign poster
The 'Every Little Hurts' campaign poster

Colette Brown

EAMON Gilmore is a convenient fall guy, but the entire Labour parliamentary party is to blame for the party's demise and it will take a miracle, not a mere change of leader, to rescue the party from the abyss.

Labour did not just break its pledges to the electorate when it joined Fine Gael in Government; it doused them in petrol and set them alight.

Ostensibly in existence to protect the weak and the vulnerable, Labour in Government has largely been committed to protecting just one thing – its own grip on power.

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