Brian Feeney: Election has sounded the death knell for the SDLP

Posted By: June 10, 2017

Brian Feeney. Irish News. Belfast. Saturday, June 10, 2017   For the first time in 51 years, since Gerry Fitt was elected for West Belfast in 1966, there is no northern nationalist voice at Westminster.   The irony is that Fitt’s heirs in the SDLP made attendance at Westminster the only major point of difference […]

Fears deal May favor unionists

Posted By: June 10, 2017

John Manley. Irish News. Belfast. Saturday, June 10, 2017 THERE were fears last night that a DUP deal with Theresa May will result in concessions which strongly favor Unionism.The Conservative leader announced she would form a government with the backing of the DUP after a disastrous election saw her fall short of a House of Commons majority.Mrs. May spoke of […]

Gerry Adams is the most successful party leader in this election

Posted By: June 10, 2017

Gerry Adams is the most successful party leader in this electionPatrick Murphy.Irish News.Belfast. Saturday, June 19, 3017Political uncertainty in Britain, sectarian certainty here – that’s the story of the general election.The results represent a career-damaging loss for Theresa May, a political reprieve for Arlene Foster and a setback for Scotland’s Nicola Sturgeon. Regarding a career boost, the real winner […]

Holy Land Principles Subverted at Alphabet/Google Meeting

Posted By: June 08, 2017

Sabotage attempt deplored: Shades of Mac Bride campaign   CAPITOL HILL. Thursday, June 8, 2017—— The Holy Land Principles, Inc. has filed 20 Shareholder Resolutions/Proposals so far this year.   The Holy Land Principles is an 8-point corporate code of conduct for American companies doing business in Israel/Palestine-Palestine/Israel. The Holy Land Principles are pro-Jewish, pro-Palestinian and pro-company. The […]

Fermanagh-South Tyrone: Can UUP incumbent keep Sinn Féin out?

Posted By: June 07, 2017

Tom Elliott was a surprise victor in 2015, but Michelle Gildernew should have the edgeGerry Moriarty. Irish Times. Dublin. Wednesday, June 7, 2017British prime minister Theresa May’s decision to call a snap Westminster election was not received too graciously by Tom Elliott, who lives in Ballinamallard, Co Fermanagh.Mr. Elliott, the representative for Fermanagh and South Tyrone, and […]

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