Political centre holds under pressure

As the North’s First Minister and Deputy First Minister travel around the United States this weekend, a new question will have formed in the minds of those they meet: is the North going back to the bad old days?

14th March, 2009

As the North’s First Minister and Deputy First Minister travel around the United States this weekend, a new question will have formed in the minds of those they meet: is the North going back to the bad old days? The response of Peter Robinson and Martin McGuinness - who are on a trip to seek and promote investment, but who will also meet US president Barack Obama - will be to say the North has...

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