Covid policy in the Department of Education smells of begrudgery

Did you ever notice that those politicians on the left who preach about “fee-paying schools” don’t seem to have a problem pocketing salaries of €97,000 a year plus a minimum of €2,400 a month in tax free allowances plus €750 every 18 months for a new mobile ‘phone plus free parking, free post, subsidies for … Continue reading Covid policy in the Department of Education smells of begrudgery

How come it’s always posh lefties who rail against fee paying schools – but not against massive Dáil expenses?

I see some of the “left” parties are calling for the end of a €90m subsidy for “private schools.” They are, of course, 100 per cent right. In this day and age it’s ridiculous situation which results in parents, nationally, forking out €90 million a year to fund their children’s schools. Oh. Sorry. You thought … Continue reading How come it’s always posh lefties who rail against fee paying schools – but not against massive Dáil expenses?