Flags and Emblems to be banned?

The Newsletter has got wind of a proposal in the forthcoming report based the widespread A Shared Future consultation, for “the removal of the likes of Ulster and Union Flags and loyalist emblems from major roads and interface areas”. A sensible calming measure, or (dare I say it) political correctness gone mad?

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty

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