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Why the DUP must stand up for the Union to counter these initiatives for a united Ireland

Nelson McCausland


With the SDLP setting up a New Ireland Commission where is the unionist response, asks Nelson McCausland

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Micheal Martin has announced a new all-island unit in the Taoiseach’s department

Micheal Martin has announced a new all-island unit in the Taoiseach’s department

Micheal Martin has announced a new all-island unit in the Taoiseach’s department

SDLP leader Colum Eastwood has announced plans to establish a New Ireland Commission to develop ‘a path towards a united, just and reconciled new Ireland’. 

There was some grand language and he said they would ‘engage’, ‘stretch themselves’ and ‘spill their sweat’.

However, there was little by way of detail although he did say that his Commission would have panels, presumably thematic and sectoral panels, and that he would announce these over the course of the summer.