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19 May 2005 Edition

Shameful sectarianism

19 May 2005

Wednesday's decision by the DUP to continue to exclude Sinn Féin from positions on Lisburn Council is a shameful example of the politics of exclusion practiced by that party over many years. That the Alliance Party chose to cut a sordid deal to enable the DUP to implement this exclusion of that section of voters who elected four Sinn Féin councillors is equally shameful. Free article

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