Friday 24 November 2017

Our politics are too similar to Britain's

Looking around at our European partners it is difficult not to notice how symbiotic Irish politics have become with those on the continent.

Take our nearest neighbours. In May of 2008, Brian Cowen became Taoiseach shortly after Gordon Brown did the same in Britain.

Later that year, we both entered recession.

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