Articles published in 2014

28 Dec For now, the Stormont Agreement is about as good as it’s going to get Sunday Independent
22 Dec In politics, you really have to be cruel to be kind Belfast Telegraph
21 Dec Imagine if we had a Christmas free of ‘undesirables’ Sunday Independent
15 Dec Torture of teens just as wrong as torture of inmates Belfast Telegraph
14 Dec What’s good for the Venezuelan goose isn’t good for Irish gander Sunday Independent
8 Dec Let’s not rule out fracking until we know all the facts Belfast Telegraph
7 Dec Let’s give up hate for Christmas Sunday Independent
1 Dec The name Paisley may yet still hold sway in the DUP Belfast Telegraph
30 Nov Speech shows that Pope Francis is definitely a Catholic Sunday Independent
24 Nov Just occasionally I almost feel a bit sorry for the Sinn Fein leadership Belfast Telegraph
23 Nov Feminist must be reclaimed from the idiotic sisterhood Sunday Independent
17 Nov Why I despair at new alliance of our moral zealots Belfast Telegraph
16 Nov ‘We didn’t treat farm animals like that’ Sunday Independent
10 Nov How Gregory Campbell has handed the moral high ground to Sinn Fein over his ‘curry my yoghurt’ comments Belfast Telegraph
9 Nov 2014 Wear your shamrock, lily and poppy with pride Sunday Independent
3 Nov 2014 You can depend on ‘Red Roy’ Greenslade to support Sinn Fein Belfast Telegraph
2 Nov 2014 Now Sinn Fein aspires to be the Victims’ Party Sunday Independent
27 Oct Sinn Fein family are doomed through secrets and lies Belfast Telegraph
26 Oct Maria schools the trolls in a social media masterclass Sunday Independent
20 Oct Memo to Gerry Adams… Mairia Cahill has not gone away, you know Belfast Telegraph
19 Oct Poisonous atmosphere means no hope for Stormont without reform Sunday Independent
13 Oct Stern letter from America a clarion call to our leaders Belfast Telegraph
12 Oct It’s not easy being red and green – even for the Shinners Sunday Independent
10 Oct Ukip’s voters are not loony or racist, just cross Sunday Independent
6 Oct Time UK’s enfant terrible and its leaders wised up Belfast Telegraph
29 Sept Will the Catholic church confess to Scotland vote sin? Belfast Telegraph
28 Sept He hasn’t gone away: Salmond lost, but he still matters Sunday Independent
22 Sept Ian Paisley didn’t mince his words, so neither will I Belfast Telegraph
21 Sept Cameron must now face up to constitutional nightmare Sunday Independent
14 Sept The English are fed up with the racist Scots and are reay for the fallout Sunday Independent
10 Sept Scotland should heed a harsh lesson from across the Irish Sea Daily Telegraph
8 Sept Scottish independence: Yes vote would have repercussions on border control Belfast Telegraph
7 Sept Time for a reality check – we must face domestic terrorism Sunday Independent
1 Sept Amnesiac Gerry Adams spins more yarns over the ceasefire Belfast Telegraph
25 Aug The bird who delivered the basket case Sunday Independent
25 Aug Simon Hamilton’s lonely battle to wean us off Treasury alms Belfast Telegraph
24 Aug The sad truth about Assange’s long, lonely wait Sunday Independent
18 Aug Let the scoundrel George Galloway speak, but hold him to account Belfast Telegraph
17 Aug Asexual, bigender, transexual or cis, can’t we all just be kind to each other? Sunday Independent
11 Aug Chilling echoes of Holocaust in rush to damn Israelis Belfast Telegraph
10 Aug Ordinary bloke in the fast lane pulls another one Sunday Independent
4 Aug The Presbyterian caught in eye of storm over 1916 Belfast Telegraph
3 Aug Happy chapter in ‘Little Miss Muffet’ tabloid tangle Sunday Independent
28 July Sinn Fein would breach House of Commons abstention taboo if it suited them Belfast Telegraph
27 July Rebekah Brooks’s enemies are sore losers over verdict Sunday Independent
24 July Propaganda oblivious to Jewish tears as it stokes the fires of anti-Semitism Belfast Telegraph
21 July Fermanagh can be template for Order reformers Belfast Telegraph
20 July The parrot is dead but the Python genius is still alive Sunday Independent
18 July I don’t believe for a minute that peace depended on resolving the OTRs issue Belfast Telegraph
14 July No surprise that unionists fought forced marriage Belfast Telegraph
13 July Call off the lynch mobs, we have enough enquiries Sunday Independent
9 July A mutually beneficial tribute is set in stone Daily Telegraph
7 July Such a shame we elect those who beat the tribal drum Belfast Telegraph
6 July Why there are no winners in the squalid saga of Rolf Harris Sunday Independent
30 June Sinn Fein ally Richard Haass was a dumb choice to chair Northern Ireland Peace talks Belfast Telegraph
29 June ‘Lovely fluffy side’ won the day in long ordeal Sunday Independent
28 June Flags: to fly, or not to fly? Belfast Telegraph
23 June Disdainful Peter Hain won’t be missed when he’s gone Belfast Telegraph
22 June Hilary’s publicising her strong political credentials Sunday Independent
14 June Is the latest Oxfam advertisement too political? The Observer
8 June Bigoted pastor’s crusade against Islam backfires Sunday Independent
1 June Two nasty old men in jail is a poor result for justice Sunday Independent
25 May Prince Charles had a point on Putin – it’s hard not to see parallels with Hitler Sunday Independent
18 May Princess and the priest – a bond that lasted a lifetime Sunday Independent
11 May Time to slam the brakes on politically correct spin, and park Jezza-bashing Sunday Independent
4 May Gerry Adams should not be immune from justice Daily Telegraph
4 May Clifford’s undoing tops a good week for a free press Sunday Independent
2 May At last a sign that no-one is above the law Daily Mail
20 Apr Quality paper basks in glory while red top is in the dock Sunday Independent
13 Apr Sinn Fein boss ‘taking the soup’ offers hope of a boundless future Sunday Independent
11 Apr Is Michael Buerk right to criticise female presenters who cry ageism? The Observer
11 Apr Omagh bombing: When will Martin McGuinness break the IRA omerta over this atrocity? Daily Telegraph
6 Apr ‘Alcoholic aberrations’ and bad novels about secret Russion hookers Sunday Independent
5 Apr The greening of Anglo-Irish relations Belfast Telegraph
30 Mar Some boys grow up – not Morgan and Clarkson Sunday Independent
23 Mar Handling hackers will be acid test of new press regime Sunday Independent
16 Mar Today’s secular zealots are as much a danger as old puritans Sunday Independent
9 Mar It’s not only Brooks who faces turmoil Sunday Independent
2 Mar Separating distaste from illegality Sunday Independent
23 Feb Provos’ murder campaign copper-fastened partition Sunday Independent
16 Feb Suicide rates reveal the true legacy of Provo violence

read the response from Gerry Adams to this article

Sunday Independent
9 Feb Note to Wendi: Get over your Tony crush Sunday Independent
2 Feb At long last, some spice to envigorate long-suffering jury Sunday Independent
26 Jan We love seeing the fall of the undeservedly mighty Sunday Independent
19 Jan Step aside Berlusconi, Europe has a new chief clown Sunday Independent
12 Jan Mysogyny alive and well among the Twitter trolls Sunday Independent
5 Jan Let’s put to bed the false mantra of Gerry Adams, the teddy-bear hugger Sunday Independent
5 Jan Nigella serves Saatchi up a lesson in staying classy Sunday Independent


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