Progressive politics or feudalism?

Tom Kelly runs a measuring stick over the various institutions that have developed out of the consensus of the Belfast Agreement and wonders if it’s simply to accommodate the interests of politicians at the expense of the people they propose to represent.

By Tom Kelly

If you are old enough to remember comedian James Young, you are probably much older than you have admitted to friends. Young

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