Newton Emerson

Newton Emerson

Columnist for the Irish News and Sunday Times, cartoonish commentator at http://TheDetail.tv and presenter of Radio Ulster's What's Next.


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  1. Sinn Fein now holds balance of power at Westminster. twitter.com/labourwhips/st…

  2. CONFIRMED Recess is being brought forward to Thursday. Will it be soon enough for the Conservative Party to avoid tearing itself apart?

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  3. Let's not get carried away. If a sea border doesn't breach the GFA then a hard border certainly doesn't. twitter.com/StephenFarryML…

  4. DUP was clearly relieved with Chequers plan - this is an unravelling well over their paygrade. twitter.com/columeastwood/…

  5. Brexit and rights a route for republicans to closer unity with EU :: The Irish Times -- Newton Emerson… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  6. European Commission retreating from its NI citizenship rights promise on Brexit. thedetail.tv/articles/urgen…

  7. .@Airbus and @Bombardier needn’t worry about more legal action from @Boeing to try to stop the A220-300. Boeing gov… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  8. Fantastic, evidence-based piece on how gradual changes in US society created an environment ripe for Trump to win o… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  9. Well played Finland. 🇫?twitter.com/dlfmoskau/stat…qw

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  10. UVF leader met DUP hours before controversial Bloomfield walkway bonfire set alight via @irish_news irishnews.com/news/northerni…

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  11. This is a great piece of writing - good enough to excuse the mention of austerity... twitter.com/mrstooth/statu…

  12. My question answered. twitter.com/AngMatth/statu…

  13. If your kid was under 1, would the Build-A-Bear have been free?

  14. If the SoS wants to attend the Twelfth in Ards, fine. But to attend without issuing statement condemning violence… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  15. "This is the riot I didn't think I would be at today." belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-…

  16. Oh the humanity. What if we stop calling it the European Court of Justice and just refer to it as EU Product Standa… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

  17. Quite a picture, from the Belfast Telegraph. pic.twitter.com/p8uwJvrKGr

  18. I wish I could ask the Chief Constable if he is prepared to prove to the NI public that when the UVF threatens prop… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  19. Another 2 cars hijacked and set in fire on main road from Belfast to Newtownards .”It’s a total disgrace, “ says one resident

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  20. Just spent inspirational afternoon in Derry/Londonderry - reviewed PSNI resources operating in Derry City & Straban… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  21. "We're going to riot because there are more police here than in Londonderry, on account of us going to riot."

  22. these scenes in no way represent or reflect anything I believe in & to those who perpetrate them - why? Security a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  23. BREAKING: PSNI appeals for calm saying they "have received information from the community which indicates that the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  24. Chief Constable rejects criticism of policing in Londonderry - 405 officers deployed despite 'myths'… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  25. If a breakthrough on bonfires is happening it's happening without Stormont, against the wishes of a Stormont depart… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

  26. A significant precedent seems to be in the process of being set: DUP endorse an injunction against an unsafe bonfir… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  27. We are attending Cluan Place bonfire to support contractors tasked with clearing a bonfire that poses a significant… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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