Candidate Profile number 7: Richard McSweeney
The man many posters consider to be Politicalworld's candidate for the Presidency given his association with the site, Richard McSweeney is running for the Aras as an independent. Richard is hoping to campaigning under the slogan 'A Wise President for the World- a Dream President for Ireland', and hopes to bring a more spiritual and reflective ethos to the State's highest office .
Having lived for 13 years in the Far East, and 6 in the Middle East respectively he maintains a strong interest in Christianity, Judaism, and Islam, and in Confucianism, and philosophical Taoism. Richard stands out from the other candidates with his unique philosophy, and brings a distinctive Irish and International mix to the race for the Aras.
There is more information available about Richard on the links below, and of course on his long-running thread here, which is also linked.
Last edited by antiestablishmentarian; 16-07-2011 at 08:12 PM.
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