Cost of Division

“Separate but equal is not an option. Parallel living and the provision of parallel services are unsustainable both morally and economically … the costs...
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Mixed Emotions: A short history of mixed marriage in…

Mixed Emotions: Real Stories of Mixed Marriage by Northern Ireland Mixed Marriage Association February 2012 Chapter 11: A short history of mixed marriage in...
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In western Europe, national flags often represented a territorial area as well as the Christian faith, so that many included a cross. The French...
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According to the CAIN (Conflict Archive in the Internet) website, a peace line or peace wall are “physical barriers between the Protestant/Loyalist community and...
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We recognise that sport is a powerful tool in bringing people together. We know that sport can play a central role in breaking down...
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Being a highly political and dividing issue in Northern Ireland, policing has proven to be one of the most difficult tasks on the road...
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Reconciliation is an essential process for conflict transformation. It is about building relationships, with the focus on emotional and psychological aspects of conflict. Reconciliation...
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“Well, art is art, isn’t it? Still, on the other hand, water is water. And east is east and west is west and if...
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