Brexit – Taking Custody of the Child – How to Deal with Northern Ireland after Brexit
Is a United Ireland now on the horizon? Demographics are pointing that way and Brexit changes everything. The political and economic pass-the-parcel continues with the poor unloved child of partition, Northern Ireland, a bargaining chip for some and an opportunity for nationalist manifest destiny for others. How much will this cost, do we have the stomach as well as the wallet for this and post Brexit, what are we going to do with the North? Once we get over immediate politics of the backstop the backstop, the polls are pointing to a shift in middle ground in the North towards a united Ireland, the question is the South ready and is the South willing?