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  1. Ian Paisley's many faces: orator, inciter, charmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Monterey County Herald

    The international image of Paisley - that of Northern Ireland's most dangerous demagogue, a belligerent bigot committed to keeping Irish Catholics at bay and out of power - was well-documented in its own right. But understanding the worst of the public Paisley wouldn't prepare you for meeting him in the flesh.

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  2. Paisley praised for role in peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Dr Paisley and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness share a joke after being sworn in in 2007. The picture earned the two former enemies the nickname 'The Chuckle Brothers' Some of the biggest names in British and Irish politics have paid tribute to a man once known as Dr No who eventually embraced the peace process and power-sharing with Sinn Fein.

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  3. Protestant firebrand Ian Paisley dies aged 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... stunned the world by agreeing to lead a coalition government in Northern Ireland alongside senior Irish Republican Army veterans, long his arch-enemies. Paisley struck such a strong rapport with his co-leader, the former IRA commander Martin ...

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  4. The Rev Ian Paisley Apr 6th 1926 - Sep 12th 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Cool FM

    But late in life, one of the most turbulent figures in Northern Ireland olitics throughout the 20th century underwent a transformation. The man who constantly declared "No surrender'' to Republican views, suddenly agreed to share power in a Northern Ireland Assembly with his arch enemies in Sinn Fein, and hold the top political office alongside former IRA commander and senior Sinn Fein figure Martin McGuinness.

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  5. Ian Paisley, Protestant firebrand-turned-peacemaker in Northern Ireland, dies aged 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Canada.com

    ... blockades of 1960s Catholic civil rights marches, demanded the military destruction of a resurgent Irish Republican Army, and denounced the U.S.-brokered Good Friday peace accord of 1998 as a surrender to "the men of blood" in the IRA's Sinn Fein ...

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  6. Ex Northern Ireland first minister Ian Paisley diesRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Buenos Aires Herald

    A file picture shows former Northern Irish first minister Ian Paisley posing while holding an Ulster''''s Newspaper, at the Democratic Unionist Party''''s headquarters in Belfast. Ian Paisley, the firebrand preacher-politician who for decades brayed "No Surrender!" across Northern Ireland's sectarian divide, died today aged 88, in the province to which he, belatedly, helped bring peace.

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  7. Northern Ireland Unionist Hard-Liner Ian Paisley Dies At 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WGBH

    Ian Paisley , the hard-line Protestant cleric who led the Democrat Unionist Party in its opposition to the IRA and independence for Northern Ireland, has died at 88. Although he staunchly opposed a 1998 power-sharing deal that brought Sinn Fein , the political wing of the Irish Republican Army into government, Paisley accepted the post of first minister of Northern Ireland in 2007 at the age of 81. The Associated Press described Paisley as "Northern Ireland's most polarizing politician throughout its three decades of civil strife, during which the evangelist's blistering oratory was often blamed for fueling the bloodshed that claimed 3,700 lives."

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  8. Ian PaisleyRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Watersblogged

    Source: www.csmonitor.com --- Friday, September 12, 2014Ian Paisley in the EU parliament once shouted at Pope John Paul II, 'I denounce you as the anti-Christ.' But he later toned done his hatred for Catholics, even working with former members of the IRA.

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  9. Ian Paisley quotes: the former DUP leader in his own wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The First Post

    His widow Eileen Paisley, a fellow member of the House of Lords, said in a statement: "My beloved husband, Ian, entered his eternal rest this morning. Although ours is the grand hope of reunion, naturally as a family we are heartbroken.

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  10. Tributes pour in for Ian PaisleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Salisbury Journal

    Former Northern Ireland First Minister Ian Paisley and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness share a joke after being sworn in in 2007. The picture earned the two former enemies the nickname 'The Chuckle Brothers'.

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  11. Dr Ian Paisley's most famous quotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | ITV

    Dr Ian Paisley has been lauded as a "colossus of unionism" but he was also politically divisive and a controversial character. 1. "Never, never, never, never..." - outside Belfast City Hall as he addressed tens of thousands of loyalists protesting against the signing of the November 1985 Anglo-Irish Agreement.

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  12. Dr Ian Paisley: The Baptist minister, militant and peacemakerRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | ITV

    Dr Ian Paisley was a fiery and uncompromising Ulster politician throughout the Troubles who later in life underwent a dramatic transformation. However, later in life he suddenly agreed to share power in a Northern Ireland Assembly with his arch enemies in Sinn Fein and share power alongside former IRA commander Martin McGuinness.

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  13. Bertie Ahern said he grew to be friends with Ian PaisleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Fermanagh Today

    Ian Paisley's one-time political adversaries in the Irish Republic painted a glowing picture of a pragmatic and courageous unionist leader following his death. Taoiseach Enda Kenny said Dr Paisley was by any measure a major figure in the history of Ireland and Britain.

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  14. McGuinness praises former foe PaisleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | NEWS.com.au

    MARTIN McGuinness, the one-time IRA foe of Protestant leader Ian Paisley, has praised the man he shared government with in Northern Ireland. A CORONER says British nurse Jacintha Saldanha had been upset by a prank call by two Australian DJs and a row with a colleague when she took her own life.

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  15. Ian Paisley dead: Former First Minister was 'destructive and sectarian'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Mirror.co.uk

    Former Alliance leader John Cushnahan has hit out at the "rewriting of Ian Paisley's political contribution" after the former First Minister's death this morning. However, Mr Cushnahan, who led the Alliance Party from 1984 to 1987, said: "While at a human level, I sympathise with Ian Paisley's family on his death, I am astonished at the rewriting of Ian Paisley's political contribution by some political commentators.

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  16. Divisive 'Dr No' turned peacemakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Independent.ie

    But it remains a mystery how the firebrand - who for decades bellowed "No" to any compromise - suddenly said yes to sharing power with his sworn enemies in Sinn Fein. Prominent Democratic Unionist Jeffrey Donaldson, who famously ditched the Ulster Unionists to join Mr Paisley's more hardline party, said he noted a change in his leader ahead of the 2007 deal with republicans.

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  17. Martin McGuinness on Ian Paisley passing: 'Chuckle brothers' nickname sent positive imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Independent.ie

    The former firebrand preacher turned political peacemaker made a courageous political leap in 2006 by committing the DUP to entering into government with Sinn Fein and in 2007 became First Minister, with former IRA man Martin McGuinness as his deputy. In a statement released today, Martin McGuinness said: "I learned with deep regret and sadness of the death of former First Minister the Rev.

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  18. Colossus of Ulster politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Independent.ie

    But late in life, one of the most turbulent figures in Northern Ireland politics throughout the 20th century underwent a transformation. The man who constantly declared "No surrender" to Republican views, suddenly agreed to share power in a Northern Ireland Assembly with his arch enemies in Sinn Fein , and hold the top political office alongside former IRA commander and senior Sinn Fein figure Martin McGuinness.

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  19. '71 Review | TIFF 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Collider

    It's incredibly exciting to watch emerging talent in movies. It usually comes in a film that's completely flying under the radar, you manage to catch it, and then you reach that wonderful position where you get to champion artists.

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  20. Ian Paisley's private kingdomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Spectator

    One summer's evening, I went for a stroll by the shores of Lough Erne, just outside the city of Enniskillen, Northern Ireland. Swifts and swallows patrolled separate strands of midge-covered waters as if divided into Catholics and Protestants.

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