Ireland is no longer viewed as a credible voice on key issues in Brussels

Ireland loves to trot out the well-worn trope of being the most “pro-European” of all EU member states. The findings of some Eurobarometer surveys are duly commended as marking Ireland out as a bastion of European ideals. After all, we are proud to see ourselves – particularly after Brexit – as dutifully contributing to the process of European integration.

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