"Put another way, the Irish Human Rights Commission
(as I see
things) can 'talk the talk
' all right: but, they can't 'walk the
' - which is what really matters, and the ONLY
really counts (in my view) as far as the actual VICTIMS
rights abuse (such as myself for example) are concerned."
====================================IHRC Reportby W. Finnerty. Wed Dec 05,
Edward (at Tue Dec 04, 2007
I assume you mean the "Irish Human Rights
Commission" (at http://www.ihrc. ie/home/default. asp
my experience with the IHRC suggests they are unable to help in any MEANINGFUL
way with human rights abuses - at least not at the present time.
(always?) seems to be the case with such government backed (and funded I assume)
organisations, they appear to me (at the present time at least) as nothing more
than a "Window Dressing
" type of operation - which has been put in place by the
State to create and maintain the illusion (for general public consumption) that
the Republic of Ireland takes human rights seriously; and, as such,
unfortunately, they are (in effect), and without meaning to perhaps (as
individuals) , part of the PROBLEM (of human rights abuse), and most definitely
NOT any part of the solution (in my view).
Put another way, the Irish
Human Rights Commission (as I see things) can "talk the talk" all right: but,
they can't "walk the walk" - which is what really matters, and the ONLY
that really counts (in my view) as far as the actual VICTIMS
of human rights
abuse (such as myself for example) are concerned.
" is not
enough; those involved with the Irish Human Rights Commission also need to be
able "to take the bull by the horns": and to deal EFFECTIVELY with the actual
problems of human rights abuse which they are informed about on a
basis (by Republic of Ireland citizens, such as myself for
Please note that Michael Farrell
(Lawyer & Irish
Human Rights Commissioner) is among those in the "CC
" list of the
registered e-mail letter I sent to our Chief Justice John L. Murray
August 28th 2007 at http://www.european
However, I have not heard a
Mr Farrell to date: a fact which speaks for itself I feel.
course, neither have I heard a single word from our Chief Justice John L.
Murray, nor from any of his senior law officer colleagues.Related
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