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ADAMS: We Stand Up to the Bullies ADAMS: We Stand Up to the Bullies
Some politicians rarely, if ever, see the irony in the words they use. Take Boris Johnson. He is currently using the dispute between the Ukraine an...
ADAMS: Ormeau Road Collusion Now Exposed
Opinion
ADAMS: Ormeau Road Collusion Now Exposed
Collusion between British Intelligence, the RUC, UDR, British Army and Loyalist paramilitary organizations is a fact of life here. This is indisput...
ADAMS: Reflections on Bloody Sunday
Opinion
ADAMS: Reflections on Bloody Sunday
Somehow human beings, including this columnist, put more stead in twenty year anniversaries than in nineteen year ones. So in the case of Bloody Su...
ADAMS: Remembering AIM's Clyde Bellecourt
Opinion
ADAMS: Remembering AIM's Clyde Bellecourt
The drum beat and the chant echoed across the emptiness of Milltown Cemetery. Despite our heavy coats the January cold penetrated through to the bo...
ADAMS: Condolences are not enough
Opinion
ADAMS: Condolences are not enough
I want to extend my deepest condolences to the family and friends of Ashling Murphy. The spontaneous public outpouring of grief at her murder under...
ADAMS: The blight of sectarianism must be ended
Opinion
ADAMS: The blight of sectarianism must be ended
The narrow vote in the Dáil 100 years ago last week in favor of the Treaty imposed the partitionist institutions demanded by the British under thre...
ADAMS: Tom Hartley's a Man for a Tune 
Opinion
ADAMS: Tom Hartley's a Man for a Tune 
Our old pal Tom Hartley is a fine singer. He and I have been known to duet together. Back in the day, in C Wing in Belfast Prison on the Crumlin Ro...
ADAMS: Croí na Carraige - Investing in Our Young
Opinion
ADAMS: Croí na Carraige - Investing in Our Young
Recently I met with activists involved in the Glór na Móna project in West Belfast. Along with the local MLA, Aisling Reilly, they briefed us on th...
ADAMS: Early On a December Morn'
Opinion
ADAMS: Early On a December Morn'
THE TREATY In the early hours of 6 December 1921 the Irish delegates taking part in the negotiations with the British government signed The Anglo I...
ADAMS: Gaels Call for a Citizens Assembly
Opinion
ADAMS: Gaels Call for a Citizens Assembly
In a powerful video message 12,000 Ulster Gaels are appealing to our fellow Gaels in Munster, Leinster and Connaught to sign and endorse a letter t...
ADAMS: Rewriting History While Avoiding Its Facts
Opinion
ADAMS: Rewriting History While Avoiding Its Facts
“The first casualty when war comes is the truth” said U.S. Senator Hiram Johnson in 1917. We know only too well from our own recent experience of r...
ADAMS: Jeffrey Donaldson at the Crossroads
Opinion
ADAMS: Jeffrey Donaldson at the Crossroads
Is the Union the only reason why some working class unionist voters persist in voting for parties like the DUP when that party clearly doesn’t repr...