EDITORIAL: Returning the serve- Rebalancing the legacy of the past and political policing of the present

EDITORIAL: Returning the serve- Rebalancing the legacy of the past and political policing of the present

Editorial- By Jamie Bryson A statement by nationalist legacy activist and solicitor Paddy Murray, which has been carried in today’s media, stands as a shining example of the double standards of nationalism when it comes to the criminal justice system. Paddy Murray was an ardent supporter of the Loughinisland film No Stone Unturned, which was […]

VIDEO: Kate Hoey MP visits East Belfast FC as Alliance and SF continue their sectarian campaign against the club

VIDEO: Kate Hoey MP visits East Belfast FC as Alliance and SF continue their sectarian campaign against the club

You can watch a special video of Kate’s visit produced by Ryan Ward by clicking HERE Labour MP and former Sports Minister in the Blair Government, Kate Hoey MP, visited East Belfast Football Club on 25 September 2018 to show support for the club who have been consistently targeted by specific officials on Belfast City […]

EXCLUSIVE: PSNI providing citizens with invalid ‘Notice of Rights’ after search operations

  By Jamie Bryson  In another huge embarrassment for the PSNI, it appears that the written notice provided to a person whose home has been searched and/or had property seized contains reference to a piece of non-existent legislation. Under the PACE Notice of Powers and Rights, legally required to be provided to the subject of […]

OPINION: There is a clear anti-unionist/loyalist bias within the academic community argues Dr Edward Cooke

OPINION: There is a clear anti-unionist/loyalist bias within the academic community argues Dr Edward Cooke

Rarely a week goes by without the publication of a NI academic report or research paper, (reports and papers that are often funded by NI government departments) that appears to have been prepared by academics and researchers who have little empathy with Unionism and who appear to be outright hostile to Loyalism. The Unionist political […]

EDITORIAL: Let all crime be rooted out, but let us ensure the process is fair and that the law is applied equally

EDITORIAL: Let all crime be rooted out, but let us ensure the process is fair and that the law is applied equally

Editorial- By Jamie Bryson Let me begin this piece by very clearly summarising the core point, lest anyone- either mistakenly or deliberately- misinterprets the argument being advanced. If there is criminal activity taking place, regardless of whom it is carried out by or from which community it emanates, then the perpetrators should be rooted out […]

EXCLUSIVE: Rangers legend Andy Goram tells Unionist Voice he wants to be remembered simply as “a Rangers man”

EXCLUSIVE: Rangers legend Andy Goram tells Unionist Voice he wants to be remembered simply as “a Rangers man”

By Jamie Bryson  @JamieBrysonCPNI  Andy Goram lived the dream as a mainstay of the Glasgow Rangers 9-in-row team. He is an Ibrox legend who fulfilled his boyhood dream ending his career playing for Sir Alex Ferguson at Manchester United. The man, known affectionately as ‘The Goalie’, has also had his fair share of troubles over […]

NEWS: North Down Ulster Young Unionists launched with support of UUP Leader Robin Swann

NEWS: North Down Ulster Young Unionists launched with support of UUP Leader Robin Swann

On Friday 14th September 2018, Ards and North Down Ulster Young Unionists was launched in Londonderry Park, Newtownards to grow support for the union and broaden its base in Ards and North Down through community involvement and outreach. Elected were Chairman Michael Palmer, Secretary Philip Agnew and Treasurer Bethany Ferris. Also in attendance were Ulster […]

OPINION: The role of Unionism’s progressive flank- By William Ennis

OPINION: The role of Unionism’s progressive flank- By William Ennis

IT WAS something that first occurred to me as I read Sinnerton’s David Ervine: Uncharted Waters and was then confirmed when I read The Principles of Loyalism, by William Mitchell. Something which made me the unionist I am. A realisation that not only did my socio-economic politics lie to the left-of-centre, but that my unionism […]

NEWS: Loyalists humiliate the PSNI Task Force over ‘lost’ notebook containing vast amounts of classified information

NEWS: Loyalists humiliate the PSNI Task Force over ‘lost’ notebook containing vast amounts of classified information

This morning’s revelation in the Irish News, in relation to yet another major police data breach, will heap more embarrassment on the PSNI and their Paramilitary Crime Task Force (PCTF). It is evidently a matter of great public interest that the PSNI have once again recklessly ‘lost’ vast amounts of classified data. Sources have indicated […]