So more obsessing over issues that most people couldn't give two f*cks about - gender, race and a host of other identity politics sh1te. I'm sure her Mayorship will herald enormous changes for the ordinary Dubliner.According to The Irish Examiner's report, Mayor Chu said
"As first citizen I would like to see us united in common purpose, to tackle homelessness, and make Dublin a more liveable city."
'the city was "changing overnight" and she intends to look into the promoting walking and cycling, and better air quality.
"In recent years we have seen polarisation in politics overseas, Ireland is not immune," she added.
"Many in this chamber fought against those who would seek to divide us on race and gender,
"I have been on the receiving end, and the first steps are to acknowledge and challenge.
"There is no such thing as an innocent bystander.
"As first citizen, I would like to have open and frank conversations on racism and gender equality.
"My dream is my daughter will celebrate her diversity instead of being afraid by it.
"I have never been prouder to be an Irish woman as I stand here as the first citizen."
The Green Party chairperson and qualified barrister was first elected to the council in the May elections in 2019 after topping the poll for the ...www.irishexaminer.com
The disconnect between our representatives and the general population is staggering.