Unionism

Why I'll Sacrifice My Place In The UK For Hope, Progress And Equality For All In Northern Ireland

Jamie Baird | Posted 08.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Jamie Baird

The ballot boxes are empty, the votes have been counted and our voices have been heard. Young voters have weakened the DUP's version of unionism to create one of a different kind. For a union of love, communities and social progress. And that's the future we need in Northern Ireland.

The Flowering of Satire in the Caledonian Spring

Sara Sheridan | Posted 08.11.2014 | UK Politics
Sara Sheridan

Kevin Bridges joked at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe last month that in the wake of the Referendum vote in Scotland it was as if the whole country was...

The Rise of Atheism Represents Significant Progress for Northern Ireland

Jason A Murdock | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK
Jason A Murdock

Like any country with a reputation for extremism, it's history will always be judged on the actions of extremists. The usual saying that history is judged by the victors does not yet apply to Northern Ireland, as it sometimes seems that the state of conflict has never really ended in the minds of much of its population.

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.

Tory Grassroots in Manchester Show Little Appetite for Fighting Murdo Fraser's Separation

Nik Darlington | Posted 05.12.2011 | UK Politics
Nik Darlington

The Scottish Conservative & Unionist party held a leadership hustings in Manchester on Monday.