Tuesday 21 November 2017

Tackling the tyrants who create the refugee crisis

Illustration by Jim Cogan
Illustration by Jim Cogan
Eoghan Harris

Eoghan Harris

Last week some political commentators took a 'let's be realistic' stance against economic migrants - whom they did not distinguish from political refugees.

They then struck brave poses, claiming their stand was not popular. In fact it was exactly what Insular Ireland wanted to hear.

Insular Ireland - we don't know whether it's a majority or a minority - is always ready to read excuses for its own lack of empathy.

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