Hearts and Minds: Empey and McCartney

This week on Hearts and Minds:

…two unionist leaders tell us why we should vote for their parties on March 7th…Can Sir Reg Empey inspire an Ulster Unionist revival..and Bob McCartney..a six-faced vote splitter? And people often complain that nothing ever changes in Northen Ireland politics, but we beg to disagree, and reveal our choice of the top ten moments of political breakhrough.

If you haven’t seen their take on great political failures (old and new), go back and check it before the new edition goes out…

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

Living History 1968-74

A unique, once-in-a-lifetime 10-week course at Stranmillis University College Belfast featuring live, in-depth interviews with leading figures from this tumultuous era in Northern Ireland’s cultural and political history.

Live interviews with: Bernadette McAliskey, Austin Currie, Brid Rogers, Baroness Blood, Dennis Bradley, Baroness Paisley, Lord Kilclooney, Tim McGarry, Danny Morrison, Sir Kenneth Bloomfield and others…

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