Friday 20 April 2018

Making peace with our violent past

I WAS interested in a piece in the Irish Independent of Friday, February 18.

Enda Kenny said all political leaders should declare if they ever had any links with the IRA. We are all of the opinion that politicians take pride in being kindred spirits of the leaders of the 1916-22 campaign.

I am 87 and was reared on big doses of stories of their escapades. My father was in Cumann na nGael while my aunts and uncles followed Dev.

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