‘What is it about “fuck off” you don’t understand?’ The NILRC and politics of the Left in Northern Ireland

@article{Weerawardhana2018WhatII,
  title={‘What is it about “fuck off” you don’t understand?’ The NILRC and politics of the Left in Northern Ireland},
  author={Chamindra Weerawardhana},
  journal={Labor History},
  year={2018},
  volume={59},
  pages={593 - 609}
}
  • Chamindra Weerawardhana
  • Published 2018
  • Economics
  • Labor History
  • Abstract At the 2016 Northern Ireland Assembly Election, a somewhat peculiar political ‘party’ hastily filled in nomination papers at the 11th hour. This last-minute concoction was elaborately named ‘The Northern Ireland Labour Representation Committee’. This article seeks to explore the circumstances around the creation of the NILRC, thereby developing a synthesis of the present-day situation of the Labour Party in Northern Ireland (LPNI), the local Constituency Labour Party (CLP) of the UK… CONTINUE READING

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