Category: Corruption

  • The Regulator

    I don’t want this post to seem like an “I told you so” post. But it might appear that way. I started back in 2005. One of the biggest issues myself and my uncle Anthony covered, and still cover on that blog, is the lack of regulation of the banks. And when the country…

  • What is wrong with Ireland?

    This will be a long post, so stay with me if you can: Countries are in a desperate economic situation for one simple reason—the powerful elites within them overreached in good times and took too many risks. Emerging-market governments and their private-sector allies commonly form a tight-knit—and, most of the time, genteel—oligarchy, running the country…

  • Ansbacher Report – complete

    I have uploaded the entire Ansbacher Report. I will be adding the full set of links shortly. (Some PDFs are not working, I will replace those)

  • Haughey sells Abbeyville

    For a total of €45 million, in case you forgot. As it turned out, Moriarty found that the money came from AIB, effectively writing off his debt. How nice of them. moriarty1 Publish at Scribd or explore others: Research moriarty tribunal mo

  • Media strategies

    Something important happened yesterday. The Sunday Tribune published reams of information on the Anglo Irish debacle. Even if they published 20% of what the did, it still would have meant the biggest story of the past month at least. What it looks like to me is a newsdump – while everyone is distracted with the…