So Nicola Sturgeon was booked onto an American chat show as a comedian. Cue the unionist jokes. They’ll all be falling over themselves to see who can tell the best joke. 52 more words
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The UK goes to the polls this Thursday in what will be the most uncertain and far-reaching general election of the modern era.
As the dust settles on Friday morning three things will be clear; that the UK has a hung parliament, that Britain is deeply polarised along tribal lines, and that a second election must be held. 1,211 more words
On Monday 12th January history was made at Stormont when Mitchel McLaughlin was elected speaker of the Storming Assembly. Let me firstly be very clear and say that I believe we had to elect a Sinn Fein speaker – it was inevitable, we don’t have to like the fact but as a democratic people we had no choice. 441 more words