The Chairman of the International Small Business Alliance, Seamus Maye of Sligo, has launched a stinging attack on both Fine Gael and Fianna Fail over the Katherine Zappone appointment. He’s condemned the original appointment as outrageous, underpinned by cronyism and patronage.
Seamus Maye interview Friday last with Niall Delaney on @OceanFmIreland. Niall allowed me expand on the whole area of cronyism and patronage in the Irish political system and I provided some suggestions as to how the almost total erosion of democracy can be arrested and indeed reversed via radical reform of the Seanad and the introduction of Citizen Initiatives (by way of reintroducing Articles 47 & 48 of the Irish Free State Constitution of 1922.
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