Cyprus : The Burning Season

Cyprus : The Burning Season

Cast your mind back four or five years, to when the full extent of our banking collapse became apparent.  In particular, look at that fateful night in September 2008, when […]

Cyprus -- Bucking the ECB

Cyprus — Bucking the ECB

Remember all those warnings about what would happen if we didn’t bail out the sharks who owned our banks’ bonds?  The ATMs would stop giving out money, the banks would […]

No Deal on the Anglo Burden

No Deal on the Anglo Burden

So much for the promissory note deal.  Despite all the posturing by Kenny and Rabbitte, we’re as far away from getting a break as we ever were, so why precisely […]

Shane McEntee

Shane McEntee

I don’t know if Shane McEntee is the first Irish government minister to take his own life, but I do believe he is the most prominent victim of the savage […]