Garrett Byrne writes on the political situation in Northern Ireland, discussing the Good Friday Agreement and last weeks elections.
Peter Donnelly, Opinions Editor. It was a surprising development when Secretary of State Julian Smith and Tánaiste Simon Coveney briefed an eager assembly of journalists at the foot of Stormont last Thursday to announce that a deal had been reached for the proposed return to devolution in Northern Ireland. In the firm grip of bothContinue reading “Return to Stormont a Reminder that NI Needs Constant Nurturing”
BY MEGAN LIDDY AND FIACHRA O’MAOLCRAOIBHE On Monday night, the evening before polling began, avid social media users watched an electoral accident happen in real time. A Facebook page once upon a time, used to promote the QUB campaign to reaffiliate to NUS-USI in November 2012, suddenly changed the page name to ‘Vote Breaking ThruContinue reading “NUS-USI QUBSU Election Blooper”