One small island
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By Noreen Bowden (globalirishvote.com)

When former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern left office, he counted the end of involuntary emigration as one of his political triumphs. For a brief time, it had been possible to believe that no one would have to leave Ireland to find work again.

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