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Prof Mike Tomlinson

Mike Tomlinson is a professor emeritus at Queen's University Belfast and a veteran community activist. He penned the first major report into unemployment in West Belfast, the Obair Report, in the 1980s. 

He has been monitoring governmental responses to the coronavirus throughout 2020. 

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MIKE TOMLINSON: A tale of two budgets on both sides of the Irish Sea

MIKE TOMLINSON: A tale of two budgets on both sides of the Irish Sea

POLITICS: Spectators at the Carnival of Inaction?

POLITICS: Spectators at the Carnival of Inaction?

Tipping point: Johnson undermines the peace process

Tipping point: Johnson undermines the peace process

MIKE TOMLINSON: Irish Unity debate - separating the facts from unionism's wishful thinking

MIKE TOMLINSON: Irish Unity debate - separating the facts from unionism's wishful thinking

MIKE TOMLINSON: The difficulty of putting crimes against humanity on trial

MIKE TOMLINSON: The difficulty of putting crimes against humanity on trial

MIKE TOMLINSON: Fall-out from war will be felt keenest by less well-off

MIKE TOMLINSON: Fall-out from war will be felt keenest by less well-off

ECONOMICS OF UNITY: Irish Times gets it wrong on United Ireland pensions policy

ECONOMICS OF UNITY: Irish Times gets it wrong on United Ireland pensions policy

MIKE TOMLINSON: DUP numbers just don't add up

MIKE TOMLINSON: DUP numbers just don't add up

MIKE TOMLINSON: Another prop-up-the-union project has backfired

MIKE TOMLINSON: Another prop-up-the-union project has backfired

MIKE TOMLINSON: Twin headaches of Covid and Brexit will torment beleaguered Tories in 2022

MIKE TOMLINSON: Twin headaches of Covid and Brexit will torment beleaguered Tories in 2022

MIKE TOMLINSON: Unionism dipping toe in Irish unity debate?

MIKE TOMLINSON: Unionism dipping toe in Irish unity debate?

CLIMATE CRISIS: British a dab hand at spinning yarns over their torturous past

CLIMATE CRISIS: British a dab hand at spinning yarns over their torturous past

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