Tuesday 20 March 2018

We could learn from Iceland

Declarations that "Ireland must not default on its sovereign debt" are being overtaken by "Ireland cannot escape finishing up in sovereign default".

Common to both is the belief that an ocean of private debt must be transferred to the taxpayer.

Any government that accepts such a transfer fails the Irish people.

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