Wednesday 7 December 2016

Leave a chair for the 'disappeared'

Published 13/02/2011 | 05:00

Sir -- It was a novel idea of Enda Kenny to decline to take his chair in the TV3 election debate and offer his empty chair instead as a symbol of the many Irish people who have left the Republic since the death of the Celtic Tiger.

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Perhaps Gerry Adams might also decline to appear in his TV debate and leave his chair vacant to represent the 'Disappeared' -- murdered by the IRA with the approval of Sinn Fein.

Tony Moriarty,

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