The Irish face a referendum this week on the new EU fiscal treaty. Yet another EU referendum in an Ireland now under-the-gun of austerity.
The signs are that the voters will give the edge to the German-centric austerity juggernaut, in part because the political elite has been scaring people into backing the treaty. It . . . → Read More: Drive-by Planet: Sinn Féin warns Irish against EU treaty ‘yes’ vote