Chris Donnelly: Taoiseach should be given benefit of the doubt on shared island unit

Taoiseach Micheál Martin speaking to the media after giving an address on the Shared Island initiative at Dublin Castle. Picture by Julian Behal Photography/PA Wire 
Chris Donnelly
My octogenarian father has a vivid memory, as a child, of my grandfather rushing into the house to ‘switch on Athlone’ (as he insisted on calling Radio Eireann) to hear an important messag[...]

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