From the daily archives:

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Week 37: Villain – The Rev Dr Ian Paisley

September 14, 2014

This week, Ian Paisley receives both our Hero and Villain of the Week awards Ian Paisley led a life that was by and large destructive and deeply damaging to the province he claimed to love. The coverage of his death this week has focused on the mitigation for that damage: his year as first minister […]

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Week 37: Hero – The Rev. Dr Ian Paisley

September 14, 2014

This week’s hero is the former First Minister of Northern Ireland and leader of the DUP, Big Ian. Crikey, Big Ian, dead. He was one of those who you thought would go on forever. But, alas, for the big man, just as in life, there are some things that you can only say ‘never’ to […]

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Week 37: Prat – Jim Sillars

September 14, 2014

The debate in the Scottish Referendum campaign has turned a little nasty over the last week, with accusations of scaremongering and conspiracy against the Better Together campaign (including bias on the part of the BBC) and divisive comments on the part of the ‘Yes’ campaign, insinuating some how that those voters who oppose Scottish independence […]

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