Tag Archives: Anthony McIntyre

New memo on BC tapes reveals top academic suspected bias in questioning

A new memo in the Boston College tapes controversy reveals a leading Boston College history professor stated he voiced his objections to “leading questions” by the interviewers in the oral Irish history tapes but his objections were not considered. The … Continue reading

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Adams arrest a wake-up call for Irish America, says Tim Pat Coogan

Below is an excerpt.  Read the article in full at Irish Central: http://www.irishcentral.com/opinion/Adams-arrest-a-wake-up-call-for-Irish-Amerca-on-the-Peace-Process-says-Tim-Pat-Coogan.html#ixzz318uYwaOo It’s time for Irish Americans to become involved again in the peace process. The elephants in the room during the debacle of Gerry Adams’ arrest are the … Continue reading

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Boston College Tapes flawed from beginning – Adams

Boston College Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams TD commenting on the announcement that Boston College is to return the tapes to those who made them said: “Everyone has the right to record their history but not at the expense of … Continue reading

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Gerry Adams criticises Boston Oral History Project

Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams TD responding to media speculation that the PSNI may be interested in speaking to him in reference to the Jean McConville case said: “I can understand the McConville family’s anger and hurt given what they … Continue reading

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More on Boston College Subpoena Reaction

(This article was written to explain the case for an American news service, and therefore contains some background information already known in Ireland) Since the 2007 Celtic Tiger collapse, Sinn Fein have stood alone amongst the political parties in Ireland … Continue reading

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