DUP only damaging itself through desire to shift the goalposts on Irish unity

Ian Paisley’s fantasy legislation only continues party’s trend of weakening the Union as perception grows that reunification is looking more likely

Belfast artist Brian John Spencer’s take on DUP MP Ian Paisley’s suggestion of a border poll supermajority bill

The most compelling reason to believe that Irish unity might happen is not that nationalists are likely to win a border poll, but that a hapless unionism might lose it.

Ian Paisley Jr is not a stupid man, but this week he set out a monumentally stupid idea.

https://m.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/opinion/columnists/sam-mcbride/dup-only-damaging-itself-through-desire-to-shift-the-goalposts-on-irish-unity-42137975.html

(1) Ian Paisley Jr is not a stupid man, but this week he set out a monumentally stupid idea. In attempting to strengthen the Union, he weakened it – just as the DUP has been doing for years. The episode confirms Jamie Bryson’s role in directing DUP policy.

(2) Cartoon of Ian Paisley’s hapless attempt to move the goalposts on Irish unity drawn yesterday at very short notice by the outstandingly talented @brianjohnspencr.

Prospect of Sinn Féin leading government North and South now very real, says McDonald.

http://seachranaidhe-irishandproud.blogspot.com/2022/09/prospect-of-sinn-fein-leading.html

‘Gerry Kelly accuses NI Secretary of State Shailesh Vara of helping police ‘cover up’ Noah Donohoe’s death ‘.

http://seachranaidhe-irishandproud.blogspot.com/2022/07/gerry-kelly-accuses-ni-secretary-of.html

SHAME ON YOU – British Secretary of State signs PII to withhold information on the suspicious death of Noah Donohoe

Use of PII certificate in Noah Donohoe case ‘totally unacceptable!’ – O’Neill

Sinn Féin First Minister-Designate Michelle O’Neill has written to the British Secretary of State on his decision to approve a certificate which will conceal information on the death of Noah Donohoe. Michelle O’Neill said: “I have written to British Secretary of State Shailesh Vara today making it clear that the use of a Public Interest Immunity (PII) […]

Use of PII certificate in Noah Donohoe case ‘totally unacceptable!’ – O’Neill

Northern Ireland elections: DUP’s refusal to accept defeat exposes panic | openDemocracy

https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/northern-ireland-election-dup-sinn-fein-refuse-defeat/

Take a look at this post… ‘Jamie Bryson has said power-sharing in NI is finished for a long time to come’.

http://seachranaidhe-irishandproud.blogspot.com/2022/05/jamie-bryson-has-said-power-sharing-in.html

Nationalists are set for a historic win in Northern Ireland’s vote | The Economist

https://www.economist.com/britain/2022/04/30/nationalists-are-set-for-a-historic-win-in-northern-irelands-vote

Will Sinn Fein unite Ireland? – UnHerd

https://unherd.com/2022/04/will-sinn-fein-unite-ireland/

This is Ireland’s call for Irish Unity

Take a look at this post… ‘BRYSON ‘THE LEGAL EAGLE’ LAUNCHES CIVIL ACTION AGAINST SINN FÉIN’S MICHELLE O’NEILL ‘.

http://seachranaidhe-irishandproud.blogspot.com/2022/04/bryson-legal-eagle-launches-civil.html

Jamie Bryson: ‘THE LEGAL EAGLE’

‘Historical shift for Northern Ireland’: what a Sinn Féin win would mean | Northern Ireland | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/ng-interactive/2022/apr/12/what-a-sinn-fein-win-would-mean-northern-ireland-elections

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