Politics

Politics

OPINION: Pan-nationalist hate campaign being waged against Unionism in South Belfast

The recent controversy in south/east Belfast has once again highlighted the overtly political agenda driving the ‘progressive’ pan-nationalist coalition’s attacks on Unionism in that area. South Belfast is one of the most hotly contested Westminster seats and on this occasion it was won by a Unionist, Emma Little-Pengelly. Sinn Fein, the SDLP and Alliance see […]

EXCLUSIVE: Jim Wells complains to BBC over Talk Back interview with Jamie Bryson and Dominica McGowan

Prominent DUP MLA and former Executive Minister Jim Wells has lodged an official complaint to the BBC in relation to a recent Talkback interview with Jamie Bryson and Sinn Fein member Dominica McGowan. Mr Wells has alleged bias against Mr Bryson and favourable treatment offered to Sinn Fein member Dominica McGowan. Mr Wells said in […]

NEWS: Sinn Fein demands sectarian ghetto at Sirocco site in East Belfast 

Sinn Fein has controversially sought to create a nationalist ghetto at the Sirocco site with a sectarian campaign to ‘demand’ housing.        The Sinn Fein ‘demand’ is politically motivated, designed to create another nationalist ghetto and interface in the east Belfast area.  The overall strategy of the sectarian Sinn Fein demand for nationalist only […]

NEWS: EBCI secures removal of commemorative flags after discussions with DUP MP 

The East Belfast Community Initiative has held positive discussions with local MP Emma Little-Pengelly in relation to the issues arising in Cantrell close, including the threats made to elderly loyalist community workers.     In these discussions Emma re-iterated her strong desire to de-escalate tensions relating to the Cantrell close situation.  As a result of these […]

NEWS: Humiliated Sinn Fein retract bogus UVF threat allegation 

Sinn Fein’s Gerry Kelly has moved away from the earlier party position which stated as fact that the UVF was behind threats in a shared housing development in south/east Belfast.     The East Belfast Community Initiative, which mediates on behalf of ex combatants linked to east Belfast UVF, categorically dismissed the allegations of UVF involvement […]

Opinion: IFA meddling in politics by tearing down the flag and suppressing the national anthem

Tuesday night’s decision to tear down the national flag and abandon the national anthem before the Northern Ireland v Republic of Ireland international ladies game is the latest in a long line of IFA attempts to embrace the overtly political ‘parity of esteem’ principle. Football should always be open to all and be non-political. It […]

NEWS: Anti-Unionist culture ‘rally’ organiser exposed as arms length Sinn Fein activist 

On Thursday’s BBC Talk Back program Dominica McGowan was in the studio raising the issue of British flags within South Belfast.     Ms McGowan was instrumental in organising a ‘shared space’ anti-culture rally which claimed at the time to be non-political and simply a gathering of concerned residents.  Many Unionists warned at the time that […]

NEWS: Kelly’s own account contradicts his claim he left the IRA 

   Convicted IRA bomber Gerry Kelly today told the BBC Talk Back program that an individual being sentenced to prison was no longer a member of the IRA.  In this context the Sinn Fein MLA stated he left the IRA when he went into prison.  Despite this Mr Kelly’s own account of the Maze escape […]

NEWS: Sinn Fein fury over Harp beer promotion and Irish map while public services falter

Sinn Fein’s Niall O’Donnghaile took to social media over the weekend to voice his outrage that Harp had dared to run a promotion for the Northern Ireland match, whilst not running one for the Republic of Ireland match. This comes hot on the heels of a two man Sinn Fein protest outside the Bank of […]

NEWS: Civil Servants believe SF are ‘finished’ with Stormont and plan to call for a suspension of wages

Senior Civil Servants have revealed that there is a belief that Sinn Fein have “no intention” of going back into a Stormont Executive and have backed the DUP’s claim that Michelle O’Neill’s most recent public announcement, calling for the talks to begin on the 28th August, was nothing more than a “stunt”. Sources within the […]