The old Irish republic is dying – forward to a new one!

After some 140 days of manoeuvring, Ireland has a new government. The rival right-wing parties, Fine Gael (FG) and Fianna Fail (FF) who lost badly at the February general election, found  their salvation in the shape of a divided Green Party. The Green Party, which  had previously colluded in imposing devastating austerity on working people […]