Tuesday 24 April 2018

Ireland is a cold house for courageous duty-driven whistleblowers

Eoghan Harris

Eoghan Harris

We learned a lot from Shattergate. We learned that many in the media will not speak truth to power. We learned Labour has no walking point.

Anything else? We learned that we don't much like whistleblowers. What? We don't like whistleblowers? In theory yes, in practice, no.

How do I know that? Because I'm a bit of a whistleblower myself. An ideological whistleblower. In fact I coined a name for it: acting with good authority.

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