Northern Ireland Quietly Opens Heart to Mixed Relationships

Jemimah Steinfeld | Posted 15.07.2014 | UK
Jemimah Steinfeld

"This is off the record right? Before this conversation goes any further I need to know my name isn't going to appear anywhere." Thus speaks a Catholic woman from Northern Ireland upon being asked questions about her 35-year marriage to a Protestant.

Lessons from the British-Irish Parliamentary Assembly

Gary Kent | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Politics
Gary Kent

Ireland gained its independence and was partitioned, with Northern Ireland remaining within the United Kingdom, at about the same time as the Kurds were incorporated into modern Iraq nearly a century ago.

Being Religious or Spiritual Is Linked With Getting More Depressed

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 15.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Raj Persaud

Religion, and even more, spirituality not tied to formal religion, appears to be unhelpful in terms of protecting you from low mood, and could even be linked with more depression.

BNP Leader Investigated After Calling Catholics 'Fenians' - But It's Simply An Unvarnished Version Of What Many Loyalists Think

Adam McGibbon | Posted 30.11.2012 | UK Politics
Adam McGibbon

The word 'fenian' has long been a sectarian term of abuse for Catholics in Northern Ireland. Its use is deemed to be increasingly shocking amongst many. It is a word stuffed with history, hardened down the ages.

'God Is Like A Drug'

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK

So-called ‘megachurches’ have grown in popularity in America in recent years – and their success is down to the fact that they leave worshippers...

NI First Minister Calls For Catholics And Protestants To Unite

PA | Posted 26.11.2011 | UK Politics

Northern Ireland's First Minister has called for Catholics and Protestants to unite to end sectarian division. Combining education services and pro...

Whistleblower Leaks Report After It Describes Palestine Protestors As 'Probably Catholics'

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 18.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

A disciplinary report describing a group of protestors who disrupted a university lecture as "probably Catholics" has been leaked by a whistleblower. ...