It's time for a truth commission to shine a light on all of the North's secrets at once
Truth can be twisted and suppressed, manipulated and buried. But it can never fundamentally be changed - and it has a habit of surfacing sooner or later.
Hands were bloodied on more than one side of the Northern conflict. When a peace settlement was agreed finally, an army of skeletons was jammed into closets in the interests of political expediency.
But every once in a while, a cupboard door swings open and one of those skeletons rattles out.