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The border dividing Ireland will be abandoned by one of two methods.

(A) de jure: UK gov formal divestment of any and all claims to rule Northern Ireland.
(B) de facto: Irish inhabitants divest UK gov of any an all claims to Northern Ireland.
(i) by violent means;
(ii) by peaceful means;
(iii) or combination of the foregoing.

Uncertainty in "news" reporting about the feasibility of either method expresses to me only prejudices of the reporters, since quite a bit of it omits information about "North-South" inter-governmental cooperation to remedy current UK gov policy defects. In effect, UK gov has expressed no policy to enforce division of Irelan, much less opposition to unification of Ireland, as it had for centuries past.

Absent UK gov active and affirmative defense of its colonial possession AND priority of "free trade" with EU assigned by UK gov in order to avoid adverse income generation, de facto constitution of unified government of Ireland (B) is the most probable outcome of BREXIT proceedings, regardless of UK "deal" terms.

(B)(i) signifies prejudiced even atavistic reportage.
(B)(ii) signifies contemporaneous advocacy even political evolution.


Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Sun Feb 11th, 2018 at 05:34:11 PM EST
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