Unification can only come from dialogue…

Minister McDowell has argued that the communication gap between Republicans and Unionists has become vast. If, he argues, Republicans are serious about building the kind of united Ireland (envisaged by Thomas Davies and others), they need to build some serious bridges with current unionists to pursuade them of the merits of a unified polity for the island. The only practical way to begin such a process, he believes, is by re-instating the democratic institutions of the Belfast Agreement.

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Upcoming Slugger Events

The Mccluskey Civil Rights Summer School – Guest Speaker Bernadette McAliskey
Sat, 18 Aug 2018 |  Dungannon
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Inez McCormack Civil Rights Women’s Conference
10am, Saturday, 8 September 2018 | Public Records Office Belfast
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Madge Davison Lecture – ‘Inequality and Unfairness in 2018: What Would Madge Have Said?
7pm, Tues 25 Sept 2018 | Queen’s University Belfast
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The End Of Catholic Ireland?
7pm, Tues 6 Nov 2018 |  Belfast
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