Politics

Politics

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: 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 […]

NEWS: Sinn Fein Cllr implies Jim McVeigh is flying his own kite

Sinn Fein Councillor Deirdre Hargey this morning appeared to suggest that her Belfast City Council party leader, Lurgan based convicted terrorist Jim McVeigh, was not representing the party position when he revealed that he wanted to end all bonfires. Councillor Hargey, who was part of a republican protest hurling abuse at peaceful bandsmen on Friday night in Rasharkin, […]

NEWS: Barcelona attack bears all the hallmarks of Islamic terrorism 

A terrorist attack in Barcelona has left at least 13 people dead and countless others injured according to local reports. The death toll is expected to rise.     The barbaric attack, carried out this afternoon, involved a van ploughing into a busy street full of innocent people quietly going about their daily business.  Whilst the […]