Emblematic madness

In case you missed it, a terrific piece by Newton in the Irish News, courtesy of Nuzhound.

For administrative purposes, sectarianism is now entirely in the eye of the beholder. If you feel like a victim, then you are a victim. In addition, if anyone else feels that you might feel like a victim they may take pre-emptive offence on your behalf.

Former BBC journalist and manager in Belfast, Manchester and London, Editor Spolight; Political Editor BBC NI; Current Affairs Commissioning editor BBC Radio 4; Editor Political and Parliamentary Programmes, BBC Westminster; former London Editor Belfast Telegraph. Hon Senior Research Fellow, The Constitution Unit, Univ Coll. London