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Clinging on to power

What ever way you look at it, these last few days have seen the Green Party reach a new low, and I’m not only talking about the opinion polls.  This sorry state of affairs has been brought about by the Green’s insistence to clinging on to power, at all costs. 

As we all know the latest drama concerning the Green Party is former Senator Deirdre de Burca’s dramatic exit.  I’m not going to comment on Deirdre’s departure, nor will I trust any of the subsequent statements coming from the party’s politburo.  When Chris O’Leary, Patricia McKenna and myself left last year, nasty spin was the party’s default defence mechanism.  Continue reading