ThinkOrSwim on Twitter"@MariaLaoise @AndrewSB49 Maybe if it were an Islamic call to prayer twice daily on RTE you'd hum a different tune!""Just when you think you live in a secular State, RTE interrupts broadcast to gong a church bell for a full minute. #marian"""What we're seeing at the moment is a bit worrying.." says John Sweeney, with classic understatement #marian #rte""John Sweeney on #rte now talking about Ireland's 18-month winter..."
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Any lingering sense, however slight, that humanity could shake itself from its collective somnambulation in time to arrest the coming twin ecological and resource catastrophes was finally snuffed out this month in Durban. Here, the nations of the world in … Continue reading
And so the G-8 Summit draws to a close in Japan. This Group of Eight major nations somehow manages to exclude from membership both India and China, which between them account for more than a third of humanity, as well … Continue reading
And so the electorate has spoken. It’s a resounding ‘huh?’, with misunderstanding and misinformation carrying the day by a 9% spread. The clearest message to emerge even at this early stage is that Lisbon has split along class lines, with … Continue reading
“The recent conference in Bali gave us hope that we can construct an effective, concerted response (to climate change) for nothing less will guarantee the safe future of all our children and our earth”. That’s how President Mary McAleese addressed … Continue reading