John O'Donnell

John O'Donnell

@johnodonnell21

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Chief Correspondent with Reuters at Europe's political meeting point, Brussels, and financial meeting point Frankfurt. Views mine.

Brussels & Frankfurt
Joined on August 05, 2010
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Quoted @PadraigBelton

The holiday chain Pontins used a list of Irish second names, headed 'Undesirable Guests', to bar guests from a Travelling community background. 'We do not want these guests on our parks', wrote the management. Let's look at the names. (Thread) https://t.co/MkKWu9MuX6

The holiday chain Pontins used a list of Irish second names, headed 'Undesirable Guests', to bar guests from a Travelling community background. 'We do not want these guests on our parks', wrote the management.

Let's look at the names. (Thread) https://t.co/MkKWu9MuX6

Was always told O'Donnells were decendants of kings of Ireland, so much for Irish royalty, not even allowed play crazy golf at #Pontins https://t.co/Vu98kQnbJp

Quoted @PadraigBelton

The holiday chain Pontins used a list of Irish second names, headed 'Undesirable Guests', to bar guests from a Travelling community background. 'We do not want these guests on our parks', wrote the management. Let's look at the names. (Thread) https://t.co/MkKWu9MuX6

The holiday chain Pontins used a list of Irish second names, headed 'Undesirable Guests', to bar guests from a Travelling community background. 'We do not want these guests on our parks', wrote the management.

Let's look at the names. (Thread) https://t.co/MkKWu9MuX6

This is not looking good for me and all other O'Donnells who blacklisted by #Pontins. https://t.co/Vu98kQnbJp

Battle over euro clearing hots up... Bank of England’s Bailey tells Brussels: competition not protectionism is the way forward. https://t.co/b3LisoogY3

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This is the result for spread of the #virus https://t.co/FWhTUHxChL

This is the result for spread of the #virus https://t.co/FWhTUHxChL

#Ireland has had 160+ days of lockdown, #sweden has had none #Corona https://t.co/OT2PeF4kxT

#Ireland has had 160+ days of lockdown, #sweden has had none #Corona https://t.co/OT2PeF4kxT

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As the pandemic deepens and lockdowns spread, Europeans are saving more and growing increasingly pessimistic about the future, a Reuters analysis of data shows. Only one country bucks the trend: Sweden https://t.co/E7RDCoQzhp by @johnodonnell21 and @OvaskaOvaska

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I have watched a lot of the press conferences over the last year. Some have been immensely useful, others not so much. Surely they could find time to have just one dedicated to non-COVID health conditions. It would send a strong signal and I think it could really help.

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If an opinion contrary to your own makes you angry, that is a sign that you are subconsciously aware of having no good reason for thinking as you do. Bertrand Russell

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Amazon docs reveal how company maneuvers around government rules in India meant to protect mom-and-pop stores. One presentation urged: “Test the Boundaries of what is allowed by law” and “Establish a Strong Dawn raid Process” @adityakalra https://t.co/l0H9YR9077 @SpecialReports

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#COVID19 means people cannot pay their #mortgages. Roughly one in five in trouble in #uk #Portugal, while #Ireland #Italy not far behind. This is a simmering crisis in #Europe that could yet explode. #mortgage #EuropeanUnion @reuters @muvija_m https://t.co/pbyyxzzfzT

#COVID19 means people cannot pay their #mortgages. Roughly one in five in trouble in #uk #Portugal, while #Ireland #Italy not far behind. This is a simmering crisis in #Europe that could yet explode. #mortgage #EuropeanUnion @reuters @muvija_m https://t.co/pbyyxzzfzT

#COVID19 has hurt Europeans hard. Some executives predict we're over the worst. But top economic officials fear the real pain is yet to come. @reuters https://t.co/0P3MSSBh1j

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Quoted @OlafStorbeck

Just going through Wirecard documents. The amount of mumbo jumbo is just incredible. In December 2019, with the help of McKinsey, they claimed that the "Wirecard ecosystem" would "truly distrupt the full coffee supply chain" https://t.co/pA2nJe26Zn

Just going through Wirecard documents. The amount of mumbo jumbo is just incredible. In December 2019, with the help of McKinsey, they claimed that the "Wirecard ecosystem" would "truly distrupt the full coffee supply chain" https://t.co/pA2nJe26Zn

You can always rely on @McKinsey https://t.co/sNQHB4B5Sq

"Draghi is above all a pragmatist. He used to be about austerity, market forces and privatisations. Now he is in a transition from Friedman to Keynes." @DM_Deluca @mgallegati @gavinjones10 @Reuters https://t.co/TfaVAc7twg

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The ⁦@BioNTech_Group⁩ ⁦@pfizer⁩ vaccine works: 0 deaths, only 4 severe cases among 523,000 fully vaccinated Israelis so far https://t.co/J54RrcfxOk

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Nobody is going to pour truth into your brain. It's something you have to find out for yourself. Noam Chomsky

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As long as the general population is passive, apathetic, diverted to consumerism or hatred of the vulnerable, then the powerful can do as they please, and those who survive will be left to contemplate the outcome. Noam Chomsky

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A majority of foreign-born Germans and their offspring now support center-right parties, a development showing how decades of immigration into Europe has transformed the continent’s demographics and is reshaping politics in unexpected ways. My @WSJ report https://t.co/jDRwiDciWY

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