One thing the Greek financial crisis has revealed is that democracy is in short supply.
The issue of forced labour is not one that is confined to the past in Ireland.
While the West may go green, more mercury is discharging into the oceans and causing sustained pollution. By fueling the desire for cheaper greener electricity, we are literally poisoning ourselves.
Business and politics in Ireland is a good old fashioned forbidden love. The two want to get together and make beautiful money together but crusty lawyers and ethical crusaders keep them apart.
Ireland does not really have oppositional left/right policy politics but a continuing internecine grudge that prevents us from moving forward.
To a ghost of a Prime Minister and zombie banks, Ireland can now add a vampire political party just waiting to suck the country dry again.
Parents were not informed. Consent was not given. Informed consent was non-existent.
Crimes against humanity has been reduced to 11 hours per life.
Catholic extremists never seem to remember that Leviticus is in the Old Testament.
What will it take to find and name the children that never grew up?