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. Labour MP @margarethodge, whose grandmother and uncle were murdered in the Holocaust, confronts Jeremy Corbyn in th… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  2. Imagine what it's going to be like studying Brexit in school a hundred years from now. It's going to be even worse… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

  3. Only in Northern Ireland.... Man claims to have found a hoax bomb at the side of the road yesterday. Instead of pho… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  4. The part of the strategic oil reserve that Ireland is reportedly planning to move out of the UK as part of its Brex… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  5. Dublin says Westminster backstop amendments are no big deal. BBC NI website makes out the Republic just declared wa… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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

  7. 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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  8. 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…

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

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

  12. .@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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  13. 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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  14. Well played Finland. 🇫?twitter.com/dlfmoskau/stat…qw

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

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

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

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

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

  21. 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…

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

  23. 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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  24. 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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  25. 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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  26. "We're going to riot because there are more police here than in Londonderry, on account of us going to riot."