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Jason Murdock and Jason Ashford sit down to discuss abortion law in Northern Ireland, the trials and tribulations of Julian Assange, the public outcry in Ferguson, ISIS and much more……

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Julian Assange ready to leave Ecuadorian Embassy in London ‘if UK allows safe passage’.

Julian Assange, the founder of Wikileaks, who has been living in the Ecuadorian embassy in London for over two years, took part in a press conference today to highlight his…..

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Audio: What the hell is going on in Ferguson?

We attempt to figure out just what the hell is going on in Ferguson. After the killing of unarmed man Michael Brown by the police department, the city has fallen…..

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Audio: Should Galloway be banned from Belfast?

Should George Galloway be banned from talking in Belfast? Why do the DUP keep trying to ban things? Jason Murdock and Jason Ashford discuss the recent Galloway controversies. Taken as…..

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Sarah Wright: ‘Restricting and criminalising women will never eradicate abortion’

Incubators, vessels, treated worse than animals. This is not an exaggeration of the plight of women in Ireland – North and South – this is reality. The recent story of…..

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Audio: Our views on abortion law in Northern Ireland

The current abortion laws in Northern Ireland and ROI have yet again come under serious scrutiny. It is a subject that has been heavily discussed in the past week and…..

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Julian Assange ready to leave Ecuadorian Embassy in London ‘if UK allows safe passage’.

Julian Assange, the founder of Wikileaks, who has been living in the Ecuadorian embassy in London for over two years, took part in a press conference today to highlight his…..

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Sarah Wright: ‘Restricting and criminalising women will never eradicate abortion’

Incubators, vessels, treated worse than animals. This is not an exaggeration of the plight of women in Ireland – North and South – this is reality. The recent story of…..

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Comment: Westboro Church is an idiotic group of self obsessed morons

They carry signs claiming ‘God Hates Fags’, they picket the funerals of soldiers and carry out campaigns against the media despite an obvious love of the spotlight. Yes, everyone’s favourite…..

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Brian John Spencer | “By failing to encourage diversity of opinion and idea, unionism disempowers itself”

One point repeatedly made in the Israel-Gaza debate has been, as Ed O’Loughlin said, that it is eminently possible to be fiercely critical of Israel policy without hating Jewish people. What…..

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56 Reasons Why Clickbait Journalism is Bullshit

The nature of the ‘search for the next viral bullshit’ form of journalism is built on an unstable foundation. It’s possible to lay the blame solely at the feet of…..

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“It feels like I am neither Chinese enough nor Northern Irish enough to be fully accepted”

“Here, I’ve seen youse before.” Last week we were in the park, just past 7 pm, and three kids accosted us. The elder girl was no more than 15-16, the…..

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In Review | Her

Set in the not-too-distant future in a world overtaken by technology, Her is a love story with a twist. Starring Joaquin Phoenix and the vocal talents of Scarlett Johansson, the…..

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Q & A | Photography project ‘Abandoned NI’

Frosted windows, cold and empty crumbling rooms, rusted furniture and personal objects left behind by previous occupants. From asylums to old mills, from boarding schools to farmhouses – Abandoned NI…..

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In Review | ‘The Unbeatables’

When I was younger I used to dream that my subbuteo team would some day come to life and star in their own movie,  dubbed by some brilliant English actors……

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Belfast Council ‘Inside Out’ event set to showcase local music scene with Arthur Square gigs

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Belfast Gay Pride 2014: Soaked Clothes and Rainbow Flags

Arriving in Belfast around twelve o’clock on Saturday to witness the beginning of the 2014 Gay Pride parade I was met, like many others, with that typical grey sky and horrible…..

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