Good start should be followed by unionist tolerance

The Newsletter welcomes a quiet start to the marching season in Norther Belfast. Whilst it calls for an improvement in the poor track record of the Parades Commission, it also suggests that “…unionists should be prepared to tolerate nationalist marching and cultural traditions which are neither threatening nor violent and reflect another side of society here”.

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