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The Irish Times

About The Irish Times

The Irish Times is an Irish daily broadsheet newspaper and online digital publication. The Irish Times launched on 29 March 1859. The editor is Paul O'Neill. The deputy editor is Deirdre Veldon. https://www.irishtimes.com/

There’s nothing entrepreneurial about Rentier Capitalism, as it sucks up more of the wealth pie

‘Rentier Capitalism’ is a cracking thesis on a cruel economic order. Read it and you’ll start seeing rentiers everywhere, hearing them in every news bulletin, all involved in massive anti-competitive behaviour and impoverishing the rest of society.

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A referendum on Irish unity is coming, whether we like it or not (Irish Times Jan 11, 2021)

Whoever favours keeping Northern Ireland in union with Great Britain, or prefers a united Ireland, needs to prepare for a referendum in the North on that exact choice, followed by a matching referendum in the South – if there is an affirmative … Continue reading

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