Unoccupied politics — 2 Comments

  1. Another reason for the current economic crisis and sovereign debt problem pronounced in the last few days by former Taoiseach, former EU representative in the USA and now president of IFSC Ireland. According to Bruton the sovereign debt problem is not caused by bailing out bankers and developers nor by the disastrous impact of neo-liberal economics. No! It is caused by the Welfare state and the promise of generous pensions to workers. I wonder how many pensions Mr. Bruton has.

  2. His Labour colleague, Joan Burton, makes much of alleged social protection fraud, the aggregate total of which would probably match the debts of one reckless developer.

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