'A Presumption Too Far. . . ?'
• Kristina Greenslade proclaims (Irish Independent, Letters, July 11) that Ireland is a 'First World country'. Mmmm . . . how does Ms Greenslade reconcile that with the following:
Ireland has an 18th century political system based on cronyism and nepotism.
No current serving politician possesses a third-level degree from any of the world's top 50 universities.