Today, Ireland is most likely to be presented as some socially progressive and prosperous Atlantic idyll located off the coast of Europe. It’s a view widely shared and promoted by Dublin’s liberal commentariat.
As such, the view appears to be that Ireland has been transformed from a socially conservative backwater into a modern progressive utopia. This is a country that, in the space of one generation, has swopped nationalism for globalism, Catholicism for consumerism and conservatism for liberalism.
Inside New Ireland 2016-2020
New Ireland Publications 2022
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