Friday 24 November 2017

Skeletons in the closets start rattling their bones

Eoghan Harris

Eoghan Harris

NIALL Collins TD nailed it when he described Gerry Adams's apology as an act of gross hypocrisy.

And when he accused Justice Minister Alan Shatter of sticking to the same hypocritical line as Sinn Fein last Tuesday, that Fianna Fail's motion on garda cutbacks should be postponed – purportedly as a mark of respect to Det Garda Adrian Donohoe. Let's take a closer look.

Last Monday the Irish Times reported that Shatter became "emotional" at the Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony in Dublin. But a few hours before he was cold as winter on Today FM when smearing the Sunday Independent, by far the most consistent supporter of the democratic state of Israel in the Irish media.

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