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New Yorker Journalist Explains Major Shift in Irish Politics

Clip: 02/21/2020 | 2m 6s | Video has closed captioning.

Two weeks ago, the Republic of Ireland underwent a seismic political change. Sinn Fein, a left-wing nationalist party, made huge gains in the general election - a surprise that has seen Prime Minister Leo Varadkar ousted from power. New Yorker journalist and "Say Nothing" author Patrick Radden Keefe joins Christiane to discuss this major change.

Aired: 02/21/20

Rating: NR

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