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Paul Larkin

Chroniclers are privileged to enter where they list, to come and go through keyholes, to ride upon the wind, to overcome in their soarings up and down, all obstacles of distance, time and place.
Charles Dickens - Barnaby Rudge, Chapter The Ninth

The English Tories, The Ulster Unionists and the Dublin “Intelligentsia”

Some personal friends and comrades have written separately to ask me to publicise a demonstration against the recent outrageous NAMA bail out of the banks. The demo is due to take place on Tuesday the 11th of May. I am more than happy to make my very small contribution to publicising this event but I cannot understand why senior Irish Times journalist Fintan Ó Toole has been billed as the main speaker. I explain this below.

The Enough is Enough demonstration is being organised by the Right to Work Campaign, which presumably is a Socialist Workers Party initiative, but it seems to have attracted a wider support base, from the “Unite” trade union and various left wing Teachtaí Dála (MPs) and should be applauded for that.
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