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McSlaggart

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I wish to start a thread on Unionism and the things or people that are positive.

C. S. Lewis

Jonathan Swift

William Thomson

keeping the band culture alive..... the AOH are not doing a great job. (no trowing the baby out with the bath water please)
 


Dame_Enda

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Dunno about Jonathan Swift. He was dead 56 yrs before the Act of Union went through.
 

vivabrigada

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Commentator Alex Kane.
 

theloner

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IID likes Paul Berry.
 

Dame_Enda

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I thought Lewis considered himself Irish?

Anyway here's my list

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He did. His father was Welsh and he wrote a book called "My Irish Life" which criticised "Anglo-Saxons" and called their accents "demonic". I know nothing of his politics though. Before partition some Unionists considered themselves Irish and British (a few still do).
 

theloner

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Hurricane H
George B
Van Da Man
Naomi Long
David Dunseith
There are a lot more but pour me another...
 

former wesleyan

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Good shout.

Tbf, there are plenty of likeable unionists. The problem isn't unionism per se, just certain manifestations of unionism.
Ditto nationalism.
 

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James Galway
 

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Anna Lo
 

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Declan Donnelly.
 

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[video]https://youtube.com/watch?v=uiR-4KZ4VGU[/video]

Gerry Adams.
 

The Herren

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I wish to start a thread on Unionism and the things or people that are positive.

C. S. Lewis

Jonathan Swift

William Thomson

keeping the band culture alive..... the AOH are not doing a great job. (no trowing the baby out with the bath water please)
Did you intend to post this on April 1st maybe?

Unionist and Positive ? Oil and Water comes to mind.
 


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