Northern Ireland versus the UK’s other devolved regions…

Another antidote for the ennui of summer and the silly season. Newton Emerson explains the politics of the ongoing objections from Wales and Scotland, and why they are likely to remain ongoing but are likely to be unsuccessful…

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