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Deaglán de Bréadún: Sinn Féin will have to look for broader support to secure a unity vote

While becoming the largest party in the Stormont Assembly was a significant achievement, in republican ideology it is mainly intended as a step towards the ultimate goal of a United Ireland. Pictured at the election count in Belfast are Sinn Féin president Mary Lou McDonald with vice-president Michelle O'Neill. Photo: Liam McBurney/PA.
THERE are two versions of a slogan about bringing an end to partition that circulated in some Irish republican circles during the early years of the Second World War. One of them was: “Six hours, si[...]

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