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Roaring Hanna

Posted By: August 24, 2013

Note: “There has always been a Paisley in the North of Ireland” : Thus, the sectarian rise of Rev. Ian Paisley has always been explained. Meaning, of course, that the only way sectarianism could be maintained  — thereby maintaing England’s control  — was through anti-Catholic preachers.The example always given was Roaring Hanna, Paisley’s predecessor and […]

ANTI-CATHOLIC HOUSING BIAS

Posted By: August 23, 2013

CAPITOL HIL. FRIDAY, AUGUST 23, 2013 — “If Irish-Americans think they can forget about Northern Ireland and its bad old days of anti-Catholic discrimination, they better think again.” That is how Fr. Sean Mc Manus –- President of the Capitol Hill-based Irish National Caucus – reacted to a damning Report on the way Catholics are still being discriminated against in housing. […]

Catholics still facing ‘chronic’ housing bias

Posted By: August 23, 2013

Catholics still facing ‘chronic’ housing bias, says UN Maurice Fitzmaurice. Irish Mirror ( Dublin).Thursday, August 22, 2013 Report claims new rules planned by Nelson McCausland will make it worse Social Development Minister Nelson McCausland Catholics are still facing “chronic” housing shortages, a damning report reveals today. And the problem looks set to get worse if […]

Anti-Catholic Housing Discrimination

Posted By: August 23, 2013

Catholics frozen out by plans that focus on mixed housing: report Liam Clarke. Belfast Telegraph. Thursday, August 23 2013 A new report accuses the Housing Executive and Stormont of ignoring the needs of north Belfast Catholics in order to ensure new housing developments have a mixed intake. The ‘Equality Can Wait’ report, launched today, says […]

FLIP FLOP ON LONG KESH

Posted By: August 23, 2013

Note : Originally Peter Robinson supported the  former Long Kesh concentration camp being turned into a peace and reconciliation center. He has now flip flopped because of extremist  Protestant pressure. Sort it, or we will be left with a sorry site       Peter Robinson, Martin McGuinness and Terence Brannigan (The Maze/Long Kesh Development Corporation chairman) […]

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