“But I don’t happen to believe in Unionism”

H/T to qubol for this. On a predictably heated thread on football eligibility from a few years back:


    Go join the UUP.

    Posted by kensei on Oct 24, 2007 @ 11:28 PM

    Why would I join the UUP? Well, the North Down Westminster seat in due course? Or a walk-in for MEP? If I were in politics for the position, I’d have joined long ago. But I don’t happen to believe in Unionism Posted by IJP on Oct 25, 2007 @ 05:52 PM

Now skipping over my amazing ability to peg someone, the question is: given the Mark Devenport report indicating Ian Parsley as a prospective UCUNF Westminster candidate, is it position or fundamental beliefs IJP has down a u-turn on, or both?

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