The recently published report on Northern Ireland by the independent academic Dr Paul Nolan has brought a sharp focus on the probable short-term shape of our politics. Dr Nolan has assembled in digestable form the pertinent statistics relating to demographics in this region. The last census, in 2011, put the Protestant population at 48% - just 3% more than the Catholic population at 45%. … [Read more...] about Alban Maginness: Unionists need to wake up… Irish unification is no longer a question of ‘if’, rather it is one of ‘how soon’
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“[We need] something that allows collaboration on the community level that allows us to be responsive to people's need, rather than systems of care that are managed from above and all uniform across the state or across hospital systems,” Love said. … [Read more...] about Had a painkiller prescription in the past decade? NC police might soon be able to see it.
The European Commission also announced Thursday that it will take Hungary to the ECJ for breaking European rules on asylum claims. In 2015, when hundreds of thousands of migrants from the Middle East and Northern Africa began passing through Hungary while escaping violent conflict and poverty, Budapest closed its borders and began setting up detention camps along its southern border with Serbia to stop migrants from entering. Asylum seekers were housed in shipping containers until their claims could be heard. … [Read more...] about Witch Hunt Against George Soros and Migrants Might Soon Be Punished in Viktor Orban’s Hungary
“Don’t do what I did,” Dukakis said in an interview with the Boston Herald, as he warned Bay State politicians mulling 2020 runs to plan ahead. “You better develop a carefully thought-out strategy to turn them into character issues for the man saying them, and you better do it soon.” … [Read more...] about Michael Dukakis to White House Hopefuls: ‘Don’t Do What I Did’
Hoping to get a healthier child the next time, a couple killed and buried their six-year-old daughter after starving her for five days in the Indian city Moradabad. In this image, unmarked graves are seen at the "Traitors' Cemetery", set up specifically to bury the bodies of coup plotters who died in the failed military coup of July 15, in Istanbul, Turkey, July 29, 2016. Photo: REUTERS/Osman Orsal … [Read more...] about Parents ‘Sacrifice’ 6-Year-Old Child, Hoping To Have Another Healthier One