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Patrick Murphy: Unionism's Brexit cornered by its historical conditioning

Patrick Murphy
ISN'T there a delicious irony in the fact that Britain's partition of Ireland is now causing so much political chaos in London? Indeed, the confusion is now so great that some believe the best way to address the Brexit-based problems posed by Irish political partition is to economically partition the North from the rest of the UK.

Alex Kane: Fifty years on and we are still far apart

Alex Kane
Simon Prince finishes his just updated book, Northern Ireland's '68, with this quotation from Anne Devlin's The Long March: "I still remember that time when we thought we were beginning a new journey: the long march.

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