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NEED FOR A SUPERMAJORITY EU REFERENDUM
Labour's belated support for the possibility of a second referendum increases the chance that this may happen. If so, here's how to do it
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Posted: 2019-02-25



ROMA, A MEXICAN MOVIE MASTERPIECE
Roma, which testifies to the power of film to depict the human condition, should win the Oscar for best film
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Posted: 2019-02-04



THE ABORTION DEBATE
Consultation and compromise are the only sane and sensible approaches.
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Posted: 2019-01-08



BREXIT: THE BEST IS NOT THE ENEMY OF THE GOOD
The May-Barnier deal is a compromise and is much better than a hard brexit
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Posted: 2018-11-20



ASHERS BAKERY WINS CASE IN SUPREME COURT
After the Appeal Court had ruled against Ashers bakery in the 'Gay Cake' row, the company had taken the matter to the Supreme Court. Read an analysis of the case.
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Posted: 2018-11-10



GLOBALISM IS BETTER THAN NATIONALISM
At the UN President Trump has advised nations to reject globalism and embrace patriotism. But nationalism has no answer to the world's major threats: nuclear war, environmental degradation and malign technology. On the contrary, it is a major threat to humanity in all these areas.
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Posted: 2018-09-26



PRIMARK: GOD'S MYSTERIOUS WAY
The God of some Christians is not a very pleasant character
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Posted: 2018-09-20



JE SUIS BORIS?
Boris should apologise and spend a little time talking to the women who wear Islamic clothing
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Posted: 2018-08-13



IRISH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH RETREATS TO THE DARK AGES
The DUP are not the only dinosaurs in Northern Ireland's jurassic park
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Posted: 2018-06-18



A CITIZEN'S ASSEMBLY FOR NORTHERN IRELAND?
If true, this is good news. All strong democracies recognise that citizens and civic associations should have an active role in politics
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Posted: 2018-03-03



BBC PLANS TO INCREASE RELIGIOUS COVERAGE
Less religion, more ethics needed
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Posted: 2018-01-01