“The politics of community are privileged…”

Eamonn McCann on Class politics and communal conflict in Northern Irish Politics from Paula Geraghty on Vimeo.

Not new but nevertheless an interesting critique from Eamon McCann who notes that whilst a third of the NI population define themselves as neither British nor Irish, the politics of exclusive identity prevail under the conditions set by the Belfast Agreement…

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

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