Patrick Murphy: West Tyrone poll was essentially a choice between two flags

Sinn Féin President Mary Lou McDonald (right) and leader in the north Michelle O'Neill raise the arms of Orfhlaith Begley as the newly elected MP for West Tyrone pictured at the Omagh Leisure Complex  
The English are smarter than we are. That would appear to be a reasonable conclusion from comparing this week's West Tyrone by-election with England's local government elections. This is no[...]

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