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Is Michael D Higgins the ultimate charismatic non-charismatic?

‘Michael D’ defies contemporary leadership stereotypes. A case could be made for saying that this man is the ultimate charismatic non-charismatic

The President of Ireland Michael D Higgins… 375 more words

Sharon supports Oxfam's heroes campaign

Dundalk-born singer Sharon Corr has called on the public to honour female heroes in their own lives with a special ‘hero’ card or gift.

Sharon, who acts as Oxfam Ireland’s ambassador, said the vital and often heroic role played by women in the lives of others should be recognised. 148 more words

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Saint Patrick would be proud

Many will celebrate the great Saint Patrick on March 17, which is tomorrow as of this writing. My heritage primarily lies with the Anglo Saxons, who oppressed the Irish for centuries, but I plead my Americanism: We sympathize with the Irish despite our ancestors.  308 more words