Monday 19 November 2018

Someone save us from senators

Senator Catherine Noone
Senator Catherine Noone

You can say what you like about the recent abortion referendum, but at least it was real politics.

It was a genuinely important social issue, a festering boil on Irish life which needed to be lanced once and for all, for one way or the other.

It was a chance for politicians to nail their colours to the mast and make a stand, which as we all know is not something which comes naturally to half the Dáil.

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