Tuesday 21 November 2017

Some modern Republicans are an insult to 1916 Rising heroes

A 1916 hero: Padraig Pearse
A 1916 hero: Padraig Pearse
Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

A century ago, great men such as James Connolly, Pádraig Pearse and many others fought and died for Ireland.

These exceptional leaders would turn in their graves if they knew the kind of Republicans that are around today.

Let's start with Pearse McAuley, who killed a garda and, in more recent times, attacked his partner in Co Cavan.

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