Springfield still in dispute…

This You Tube video shows the extent of the territory in dispute for the weekend march. It begins where the Orange want to come out, and ends where Nationalists want the parade to come out. Nationalists are to mount a challenge to the Parades Commission ruling. But it is also worth highlighting something extraordinary about this situation. This video shows the Catholic housing facing the gates the Orangmen want to march out of, constructed with just one tiny window facing onto what has been a highly dangerous road in the past.


Discover more from Slugger O'Toole

Subscribe to get the latest posts sent to your email.

We are reader supported. Donate to keep Slugger lit!

For over 20 years, Slugger has been an independent place for debate and new ideas. We have published over 40,000 posts and over one and a half million comments on the site. Each month we have over 70,000 readers. All this we have accomplished with only volunteers we have never had any paid staff.

Slugger does not receive any funding, and we respect our readers, so we will never run intrusive ads or sponsored posts. Instead, we are reader-supported. Help us keep Slugger independent by becoming a friend of Slugger. While we run a tight ship and no one gets paid to write, we need money to help us cover our costs.

If you like what we do, we are asking you to consider giving a monthly donation of any amount, or you can give a one-off donation. Any amount is appreciated.