Tuesday 28 February 2017

Trump is no role model for Ireland's refugee policy

Eoghan Harris

Eoghan Harris

Cartoonist: Jim Cogan
Cartoonist: Jim Cogan

In a week fogged by bigotry and the murder of Jo Cox, Northern Ireland's football victory flashed like a small beacon of hope.

The feel-good factor came not just from the football but from the background of the two players who rattled Ukraine's net.

Gareth McAuley, a Protestant from Larne, Co Antrim, and Niall McGinn, a Catholic from Derry, gave us a glimpse of a better future for Northern Ireland.

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