Jason O'Mahony
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Jason O’Mahony is an Irish political blogger.

He worked on the Yes campaigns on European referendums in Ireland, has run as a candidate for the Irish Progressive Democrats, and wrote “The Spoofer’s Guide to the Lisbon Treaty”. He blogs at www.jasonomahony.ie
He's also the author of "The Ministry of Love".

Entries by Jason O'Mahony

Suddenly, Europe's Parliament Might Actually Matter

(0) Comments | Posted 26 September 2013 | (14:46)

Despite my passion for the EU, I have a confession. Not only have I never really been a fan of the European Parliament, but I get a bit embarrassed when the EP tries to hype up the European Elections. It's like they're watching all the hoopla of the US elections...

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Self-Publishing: Vanity Publishing or Something Else?

(11) Comments | Posted 7 August 2012 | (00:00)

Ever since I was in my early teens, I wanted to be a published author. In fairness to myself, I had no illusions about being the next Hemingway or the next Fitzgerald, that was not the goal. I was reading Frederick Forsyth and Robert Ludlum and later John Grisham and...

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It's Time for Europe to Vote as One On Its Future

(2) Comments | Posted 22 June 2012 | (14:12)

I am a European federalist. I know, it's a shocking thing to say, like an American candidate saying "I believe that the world is older than 10,000 years" or "Yes, selling Playboy to teenaged boys is less dangerous than a semi-automatic Armalite rifle". I'm a bit eccentric that way. I...

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Europe: Get Off Your Knees Or Learn Chinese

(0) Comments | Posted 23 June 2011 | (09:34)

All across Europe, national pride is back in vogue. Most European countries
now have a party, from Marine Le Pen's National Front to Finland's
True Finns that subscribes to a "Screw everybody else!" platform. Even
Germany, a country which for the last seventy years has reached for...

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