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. Surprising detail: the Republic stores some of its strategic diesel and gas oil reserve in Carrickfergus. bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northe…

  2. The man running Northern Ireland in the absence of any government & without any democratic oversight is to retire.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  3. An extraordinary interview with Unison's Patricia McKeown on Radio Ulster this morning. Clearly faults on both sides in this health dispute.

  4. Foster really not firing on all cylinders there; she was in much better form on UTV on Monday night. #bbctheview

  5. BBC Newsline reveals almost comically blatant haggling over health. Unions wanted £100m, Dept of Health said it onl… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

  6. No flies on this guy. Johnson had better not sack him... twitter.com/JulianSmithUK/…

  7. .@NewtonEmerson: "Under Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal, which could pass within weeks, Northern Ireland is required to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  8. Full closing submissions by the Jewish Labour Movement to the Equality and Human Rights Commission Investigation in… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  9. Newton Emerson: Stormont’s last collapse a warning of its next (via @IrishTimesOpEd) irishtimes.com/opinion/newton…

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  10. The Craigavon-based pharma group @AlmacGroup has been awarded $1m by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation on a proje… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  11. I used to think billionaire supervillains with secret lairs and spaceships was the most unrealistic part of James B… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

  12. DUP councillor Dale Pankhurst facing questions after sectarian targeting of Catholic mum irishnews.com/news/northerni…

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  13. A man has resigned from a Church of England advisory body because the Archbishop of Canterbury has taken a "lofty m… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  14. Clear green water... Aontú criticises Sinn Féin over Irish language act bbc.co.uk/news/election-…

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  15. The proposed Bill of Rights would have made no difference to current events. It didn't consider an Irish language a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

  16. Fraction of all US wealth owned by Boomers & Gen-Xers when the average member of each was age 35: Boomers, 1989… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  17. Unionism has never stood up to people of this mindset and that will ultimately be its undoing. twitter.com/DannyDonnelly1…