Thursday 22 February 2018

Here's the British election news -good and bad, North and South

Eoghan Harris June 11
Eoghan Harris June 11
Eoghan Harris

Eoghan Harris

Let's savour three good bits from the British general election before spitting out the bad.

First, the sense of anxiety that has been corroding British society since Brexit has been somewhat allayed.

Second, the young vote and social media did the hard driving, recalling Yeats's lines, "This is no country for old men, the young in one another's arms".

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