Alex Kane

Alex Kane

Political writer/commentator and Sherlock Holmes buff. Trifles, curious incidents, unhappy dogs and a trout in the milk are always of significance.[...]

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Alex Kane: A hard Brexit would suit Sinn Féin in the short term

Alex Kane: A hard Brexit would suit Sinn Féin in the short term

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Speaking last week, Danny Morrison—who is usually close to the mark about what Sinn Féin is thinking—said: “I think we’re at a crux here now and I don’t think there’s going to be an assembly or an executive, despite all the parties pledging that they want that back.

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  5. Too posh for prison? An Oxford Uni student who stabbed her ex-boyfriend is to avoid jail as it would affect her car… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  6. A radio prerecord on the DUP/SF negotiations had to be postponed because Indy had a howling fit followed by huge poo. He's such a cynic : )

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  12. Tuesday headlines North Korea Claim: Trump has declared war /Killed by a crossbow: Bloodbath at party flat /Jazz le… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  15. Rev Ken Newell risked it all in his secret peacemaking efforts. Peacemakers: Fools for Christ Tonight, 22:40 BBC On… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  16. Today's @News_Letter column: Foster and O'Neill preparing for the Reichenbach 'moment.' newsletter.co.uk/news/opinion/s…

  17. Today's @News_Letter column: Arlene and Michelle find themselves in 221b Baker Street. newsletter.co.uk/news/opinion/s…

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