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    Default Micheál Martin accuses government of neglecting the North.

    In Fianna Fáil's annual commemorate for the cameras ceremony at Bodenstown, Martin accused the government of having the bare minimum amount of meetings concerning the North.

    So basically, he accused the government of treating the North like Fianna Fáil ministers treated European meetings during their tenure of begging for economic help, i.e. they were practically a no-show.

    That said, we all know of Fine Gael's opposition to republicanism and Labour's ignorance of it. Fianna Fáil, on the other hand, are the republican party (according to nobody but the aul ones in that shambles of a party). They totally ignore the electorate there and, in all their years in government, did nothing to advance republicanism in any way, shape or form except follow Sinn Féin and the SDLP's lead in establishing peace in the North.

    Obviously, anyone with a brain would realise that these comments are aimed at conservative republican voters who are between two minds as to vote for FF or SF.

    He also accused SF, who have sacrificed the most to make the peace process work, of putting political advantage ahead of the common good. One wonders what FF have done to advance the goal of peace on this island, or to advance the goal of republicanism at that.

    Micheal Martin accuses Government of neglecting Northern Ireland - RT News
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    Well FF are the "Republican Party" after all... You know, defend the Republic, it's economy, it's people and all that stuff. Remember?
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    I think based on the grovelling that is going on by Irish politicians in the EU, and the continued handing over of billions to the Anglo Bondholders, and AIB bondholders, it is ver clear that the government is neglecting the taxpayers of the state that elected them also.
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    Martin was one of the most partionist FFers I have ever seen during the last general election debates. He spoke down to 'foreigner' Adams on the RTE debate. Flexing our patriot muscles at Bodenstown is quite pathetic come to think of it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Protestant/Catholic=Irish View Post
    He also accused SF, who have sacrificed the most to make the peace process work, of putting political advantage ahead of the common good. One wonders what FF have done to advance the goal of peace on this island, or to advance the goal of republicanism at that.
    Ha ha ha ha ha ha,

    As they went from being the lunatic fringe to the power holders, from car bombs to chauffeur driven Mercs, was that really such a sacrifice. Oh the sacrifice of going from rags to riches!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Protestant/Catholic=Irish View Post
    In Fianna Fáil's annual commemorate for the cameras ceremony at Bodenstown, Martin accused the government of having the bare minimum amount of meetings concerning the North.

    So basically, he accused the government of treating the North like Fianna Fáil ministers treated European meetings during their tenure of begging for economic help, i.e. they were practically a no-show.

    That said, we all know of Fine Gael's opposition to republicanism and Labour's ignorance of it. Fianna Fáil, on the other hand, are the republican party (according to nobody but the aul ones in that shambles of a party). They totally ignore the electorate there and, in all their years in government, did nothing to advance republicanism in any way, shape or form except follow Sinn Féin and the SDLP's lead in establishing peace in the North.

    Obviously, anyone with a brain would realise that these comments are aimed at conservative republican voters who are between two minds as to vote for FF or SF.

    He also accused SF, who have sacrificed the most to make the peace process work, of putting political advantage ahead of the common good. One wonders what FF have done to advance the goal of peace on this island, or to advance the goal of republicanism at that.

    Micheal Martin accuses Government of neglecting Northern Ireland - RT News
    Perhaps you'd like to tell us what SF's sacrifices were ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by cricket View Post
    Perhaps you'd like to tell us what SF's sacrifices were ?
    I won the lottery and had to move into a huge house.

    Winning the lottery, my sacrifice...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Protestant/Catholic=Irish View Post
    In Fianna Fáil's annual commemorate for the cameras ceremony at Bodenstown, Martin accused the government of having the bare minimum amount of meetings concerning the North.

    So basically, he accused the government of treating the North like Fianna Fáil ministers treated European meetings during their tenure of begging for economic help, i.e. they were practically a no-show.

    That said, we all know of Fine Gael's opposition to republicanism and Labour's ignorance of it. Fianna Fáil, on the other hand, are the republican party (according to nobody but the aul ones in that shambles of a party). They totally ignore the electorate there and, in all their years in government, did nothing to advance republicanism in any way, shape or form except follow Sinn Féin and the SDLP's lead in establishing peace in the North.

    Obviously, anyone with a brain would realise that these comments are aimed at conservative republican voters who are between two minds as to vote for FF or SF.

    He also accused SF, who have sacrificed the most to make the peace process work, of putting political advantage ahead of the common good. One wonders what FF have done to advance the goal of peace on this island, or to advance the goal of republicanism at that.

    Micheal Martin accuses Government of neglecting Northern Ireland - RT News
    I think an taoiseach Enda Kenny TD should make Birtie Ahern to share the chairmanship of the peace team nothing else for Birtie otherwise, the government will be getting a big kick if!!!

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