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We CAN Handle The Truth

My Uncle Charlie was a country man. From Glenavy in County Antrim. ┬áHe liked to tell stories …some of which might have been true. To some extent..they were all true. Parables. Usually about the casual cruelty of rural poverty. Take … Continue reading

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Gerry Conlon Memorial Lecture

Interesting Event last night. The Gerry Conlon Memorial Lecture in St Marys College, Falls Road in the heart of West Belfast. Organised by SDLP and with Alex Attwood MLA presenting the event…it says a lot ABOUT SDLP and indeed FOR … Continue reading

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Gerry Conlon RIP

I had intended to be at Gerry Conlon’s funeral on Saturday. Sadly I was at a family funeral in County Tyrone. To clarify, Gerry Conlon was 60 years old and died of lung cancer. He received unwanted fame as one … Continue reading

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