Tuesday 17 January 2017

True Irish leaders like Redmond forgotten

Published 30/05/2011 | 07:45

Many Serbian nationalists mourn the capture of "freedom fighter" Ratko Mladic, just as many Irish nationalists still commemorate the death of "freedom fighter" Michael Collins.

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Both men chose indiscriminate violence to achieve their objectives. Will we ever learn to appreciate the patriotic endeavour of true leaders like John Redmond?

Niall Ginty

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