Tag Archives: Gerry Adams

Thatcher threat to Dundalk – Adams

Sinn Féin Louth TD Gerry Adams commenting on the release of government files in which British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher asked the then Taoiseach Garret Fitzgerald, “what would you say if Dundalk were bombed?” said: “The threat of British forces … Continue reading

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2016 ‘a year for National Renewal, Hope and Political Progress’ – Adams

2016, the 1916 centenary year, is “time to stand up… a unique opportunity to begin the work of positively transforming Irish politics and society to reflect the revolutionary vision of Easter Week”, Sinn Féin Leader Gerry Adams TD has said … Continue reading

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Spies and Spooks: The same old story

By Sinn Féin’s Gerry Adams from his blog Léargas As long as Britain has been involved in Ireland it has bought or cajoled or intimidated some people into acting as their eyes and ears, their spies and spooks, and advocates. … Continue reading

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Adams scathing of authors of recent British report on paramilitarism

Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams TD has urged the Taoiseach to end the practice of “playing junior partner to the British government …” and called on Mr. Kenny to “prioritise his engagement with the British Prime Minister with the objective of stabilising … Continue reading

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Adams calls for Commission of Investigation into Project Eagle

Speaking during tonight’s PMB on NAMA in the Dáil Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams called on the government to “establish a Commission of Investigation into the sale of NAMA’s loan books, including its northern loan book”. Gerry Adams said: “The revelation … Continue reading

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Adams hits back at Martin outburst

Sinn Féin Leader Gerry Adams TD has responded to an attack on the party today by Fianna Fáil Leader Mícheál Martin. Gerry Adams said: “As is now an annual occurrence, Mícheál Martin has again used Fianna Fáil’s Bodenstown event to … Continue reading

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The Taoiseach should resign – Adams

Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams today launched a stinging attack on the policies and record of the Fine Gael and Labour government. On Fennelly, the Sinn Féin leader said that the Taoiseach “in effect sacked” the former Garda Commissioner and … Continue reading

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Burton has nothing in common with men and women of 1916 – Adams

Sinn Féin Leader Gerry Adams TD has responded this evening to an attack on his party by Tánaiste and Labour Party Leader Joan Burton. Speaking from Cork where he will attend tomorrow’s re-interment of Thomas Kent, Gerry Adams said: “Joan … Continue reading

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Sinn Féin could have walked out over NAMA allegation – Adams

Speaking in Drogheda, County Louth, at a Fair Recovery public meeting and responding to the Unionist refusal to be part of All Party talks today, Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams TD said that “if Sinn Féin adopted the same approach … Continue reading

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“Celebrating O’Donovan Rossa – A continuum of struggle”: Gerry Adams

by Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams In February Sinn Féin launched our national campaign to mark the centenary of the 1916 Rising. It was and is a first class programme which included a re-enactment of the funeral of veteran Fenian … Continue reading

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