Saturday 18 November 2017

Quotes of the week

Mary McAleese
Mary McAleese

A look back at the past week in quotes.

"Within hours of the most appalling tragedy of the history of the J-1 visa programme, when the one salient to speak for itself is the ludicrous collapse of a fourth-floor balcony in a relatively new building, New York Times journalists reached for the lazy tabloid stereotype and heaped deliberate injustice on top of the most awful grief."

- Mary McAleese, former president of Ireland.

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