Perhaps the Taoiseach is ignoring all this because his forum is just a gimmick or a distraction for political rivals – in which case, everyone should boycott it. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

Unionists are quite right to boycott the Taoiseach’s all-Ireland Brexit forum. Or at least they are being entirely rational, contrary to the impressio(...)

 Taoiseach Enda Kenny: “I gave them [the families] an undertaking we will supply the relevant documentation through An Garda Síochána which exists on file, which I haven’t read.” Photograph: Eric Luke

The Government is to issue a directive allowing all Garda files relating to the Kingsmill massacre of 10 Protestant workmen by the IRA in 1976 to be (...)