Sunday 19 August 2018

No surrender ever to the enemy within

Our unyielding resistance to our native tongue is nothing short of heroic, writes Declan Lynch

Declan Lynch

Declan Lynch

LISTENING to a debate on the Irish language on the Pat Kenny radio show the other day, it struck me that we aren't giving ourselves enough credit here.

Because when you think about it, our resistance to the Irish language, and everything associated with it, can only be regarded as heroic.

Truly inspiring.

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