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De mortuis nil nisi bonum, but...

In a virtuous world human beings forgive each other. Some do so unconditionally even while they remain set up on by those they forgive. Others do so conditionally when forgiveness is asked for with repentance by those offending. 1,489 more words

Culture Matters

A book of condolences in Brussels for Dr Ian Paisley, the Lord Bannside.

Following the death of former First Minister of the Northern Ireland Executive Dr Ian Paisley, The Lord Bannside, MP, MEP, a Book of Condolence will be opened in the Office of the Northern Ireland Executive in Brussels, Chaussée d’Etterbeek 180, 1040 Brussels. 372 more words

EU

PAISLEY, BIGOT OF MANY PARTS, DIES

               Diarmuid Breatnach

Ian Paisley died on 12th September, five days ago. Much of the mass media portrayed him a man who participated in building peace in the Six Counties. 1,449 more words

Irish Republicanism

Ian Paisley (1926-2014) and the ‘Save Ulster From Sodomy!’ Campaign

By Sean Brady

The death of Rev. Ian Paisley has been occasion for reflection upon the United Kingdom’s most firebrand, and certainly one of the most memorable and divisive, political figures in modern times. 846 more words

History Of Sexuality

On "Pride", Again, And Paisley

I was talking to The Boy last night about “Pride”, the film we saw at the weekend. I told him that when I was his age, or a little younger, a man was beaten to death on Wimbledon Common, close to where we live, because he was gay. 129 more words