“The trouble with the UUP is that it doesn’t really want a leader that makes decisions….”

Alex Kane on emotional blocks in a political party still licking its wounds over the risks its previously adventurous leaders, O’Neill, Faulkner and Trimble… It was recorded before Danny Kennedy stood back… but most it is as relevant now… Highly recommended…

In the meantime, it is not as though there is nothing for them to disrupt, if they were ever able to get their act together…

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