On the need for dissent…

Excellent conversation on Sunday Sequence last Sunday in which Alisdair McDonnell, Humanist Les Reid and a Presbyterian Minister whose name doesn’t come readily to mind discuss the general lack of dissent in Northern Irish society and the consequent drift towards blandness and orthodoxy. You can get it if you scroll to 54m 39s on the audio output.

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