Anne Harris: The McCabes deserve answers, not apologies

Garda whistleblower was right to respond to the HSE’s contrition with savage indignation

Matters linked to the Garda whistleblower controversies have been ongoing for several years.

One legacy of a Catholic girlhood is you never quite forget the difference between a perfect act of contrition and an imperfect one.

A perfect act of contrition is when you are sincerely sorry for offending God. Or in secular parlance, sincerely sorry for doing wrong. Because it was wrong.

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