Sauce for the Goose

Double standards in public life is almost de rigueur these days. Anyone following the trial of a former banker and French presidential candidate or reading the unfolding revelations about HSBC's Swiss branch's services in the interests of big capital greed, will know what I mean. In Ireland, the incumbent government has lurched from one disaster…Read more Sauce for the Goose

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The True Cost

My first poem, written four months ago in response to the growing public anger and frustration at the Irish government's austerity measures, particularly the introduction of water charges, a double tax