Saturday 22 July 2017

It's time to move on, Mr Myers

IT was with some trepidation that I began to read Kevin Myers' column following the delivery of the Saville Report, which now hopefully lays to rest the darkest day of the troubles.

His modus operandi -- taking a subject of the utmost sensitivity and then trampling his mucky, concrete boots all over it -- was yet again in evidence.

The events of Bloody Sunday had nothing to do with the IRA. It was about the innocent victims of trigger-happy paratroopers, and the innocent people whose names and characters were subsequently besmirched as somehow having deserved what they got.

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