THERE are distressing things most of us try not to think about, possibly because they are too upsetting or don’t particularly affect us. Until we realise that they do. They affect us all, whether just as citizens of this region, this island, the world in general.
“May this historical gathering be a prelude of a day in which Irish people, North and South, under one parliament, or two, as those parliaments decide, shall work together for the common love of Ireland”.
WAS there ever any doubt that the DUP would back the Tory budget, despite all the grandstanding that went before? The DUP/ Tory deal has been manna from heaven for the unionist party, who have never had it so good and were never going to risk losing that advantage to an unpredictable general election.