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The New Land League…The National Land League…Never the twain shall meet…or will they?

This article, for me, was a difficult proposition but never the less an article which, following much consideration I decided had to be written. Also, I have become too aware the supporters from both sides of the divide are engaging in a certain vitriol, in particular on social media, from a very uninformed position and […]

Waiting for the Bailiff’s………

I spent this afternoon in the company of a very brave lady, she has spent the last 8 years with a Court Order for Repossession hanging over her and the last 13 months waiting for the Bailiff’s, this “Eviction Order” has recently been renewed in the Courts and another Notice of Eviction” imminent letter has […]

Mortgage Arrears…..figures…figures….figures but what can you believe…..

So Mr Honohan’s comments to the Banking Inquiry today shed some more light on the night of September 29th 2008 at the scene of a crime in Leinster House, when the people of Ireland were the victims of a corporate mugging of epic proportions. The truth is emerging that on the night the facts are, […]

Lest we forget…..the Insiders, who are still Inside…..

Let’s start to take a look at some of the “Insiders” who oversaw the the destruction of the Irish Economy, rode out the storm and are still sitting pretty……first on the list – Mr Frank Daly, current Chairman of the Board at Nama, previously Public Interest Director at Anglo Irish Bank and Chairman of the […]


I have just returned from one of my more infrequent visits to the Four Courts in Dublin, the one thing that struck while I was there is the renewed vigour and gusto with which the legal fraternity were going about their business this morning, New Year and all that…. We have been witness to warnings […]

Lies, Half-Truths, Deceit and Downright Ignorance leads to…….

Lies, Half-Truths, Deceit and Downright Ignorance leads to what we see in Ireland today – 2014. Government is supposed to lead by example, our public representatives are elected to carry out the will of the People not to govern either as they see fit personally or to govern as they are directed by any outside […]

Ireland’s Economic Hitmen…..

Having just read, for a second time, John Perkins, Confessions of an Economic Hitman, which is available here in audio book format: http://awaken-longford.com/2014/11/10/confessions-of-an-economic-hitman-john-perkins-the-full-e-book/ I am left with the sobering question: Is Enda Kenny and his Cabinet, either knowingly or unknowingly Economic Hitmen? Is the Economic Management Council, which comprises Enda Kenny, Joan Burton, Michael Noonan […]

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