Ok... Bertie is a "socialist". This would explain his eagerness to embrace the "left-wing politics" of the Green Party. (Thank you McDowell).
But Ciarán Cuffe described any such coalition as a "deal with the devil". The Faustian melodrama is a bit excessive is it not Ciarán?
No, wait, Hill of Tara campaigners have described the burgeoning government as a "sell-out of Green Party principles and policies".
Well, I suppose that's "tree huggers" for you. Eh, Dick Roche? Eh?
Where's Trevor Sargent gone? Oh, he's still here. But he said...