Patrick Murphy: An early collapse of the new coalition will probably mark the end of Fianna Fáil

Fianna Fail leader Micheál Martin's journey on the political escalator has taken him to the office of Taoiseach and a coalition with Fine Gael and the Greens. Picture by Maxwell Photography/PA Wire
Will the new coalition in Dublin survive as a sustainable model of government (as happens regularly in Germany) or will it turn out to be a failed political experiment (like Stormont more than once)? [...]

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