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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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