Tuesday 23 January 2018

Kevin Doyle: SF president needs to realise he can't keep saying one thing and doing another

'Mr Adams may not know who pulled the trigger but he can help the legitimate investigative agency of this State so that they might after 33 years find out.' Photo: Tom Burke
'Mr Adams may not know who pulled the trigger but he can help the legitimate investigative agency of this State so that they might after 33 years find out.' Photo: Tom Burke
Kevin Doyle

Kevin Doyle

For more than 30 years the IRA tried to show that the British government could not rule Ireland on its own terms.

They brought murder and mayhem into the lives of ordinary people and we're not far enough removed from those dark days to fully understand how history will view them.

Gerry Adams has said over the past few days that everything has to be viewed in the "context" of the Troubles. He has tried to use the peace process as a security blanket while ignoring other parts of this story.

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