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Moments In Irish Presidential History: Cearbhall O’ Dalaigh And The “Thundering Disgrace”

Cearbhall O Dalaigh was a compromise choice between the various parties to succeed the late Erskine Childers. A Fianna Fail man with an extensive legal background (A multi-time Attorney General and former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court), his time … Continue reading

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Irish Presidential Elections: A Short Guide

Ireland’s upcoming Presidential Election, a sleeping story up till now, has become the mainstay of Irish political news in the last few weeks, due largely to the demise of David Norris’ nomination campaign, and the sudden flurry of celebrity candidates: … Continue reading

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Only One (Smart) Choice For FG

Fine Gael only have one option here. Pat Cox is playing some crazy game, and there is no way he should be the party’s candidate for the highest office in the land, having just joined it a few weeks ago. … Continue reading

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