Political frustration in Northern Ireland has heightened tension around ‘marching season’

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(The Conversation) — In Northern Ireland every year, a monthslong “marching season” sees members of a Protestant organization called the Orange Order don suits and bowler hats and take to the streets armed with banners and drums. The parades commemorate the military victory of Dutch Protestant King William of Orange over King James II, the … Read more