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#Gerry Adams

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Tom Clonan: Truth of what happened in Troubles can't be allowed die with major figures like McGuinness
# Truth Commission
# Truth Commission

Tom Clonan: Truth of what happened in Troubles can't be allowed die with major figures like McGuinness

Mar 22nd 2017, 8:51 PM 340 Views 59 Comments

The untimely death of the Sinn Féin politician has brought Ireland’s faltering peace process into sharp focus, writes Tom Clonan.

'An IRA leader turned peacemaker': How Martin McGuinness is being remembered internationally
# A Remarkable Life
# A Remarkable Life

'An IRA leader turned peacemaker': How Martin McGuinness is being remembered internationally

Mar 22nd 2017, 12:05 AM 22,803 Views 75 Comments

‘The cuddly grandfather figure that he presented in later life was real – but so too was the guerrilla hard man of the 1970s.’

# gerry-adams - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

'He didn't go to war, war came to him': Gerry Adams pays tribute to ally and friend Martin McGuinness
# Death
# Death

'He didn't go to war, war came to him': Gerry Adams pays tribute to ally and friend Martin McGuinness

Mar 21st 2017, 10:32 AM 55,975 Views 116 Comments

The two had known each other for over 45 years.

'He served the people of Northern Ireland': Tributes pour in across the political divide for Martin McGuinness
# Paying Respects
# Paying Respects

'He served the people of Northern Ireland': Tributes pour in across the political divide for Martin McGuinness

Mar 21st 2017, 7:47 AM 30,174 Views 89 Comments

Tributes have poured in across the political divide on the death of McGuinness.

Martin McGuinness has died at the age of 66
# RIP
# RIP

Martin McGuinness has died at the age of 66

Mar 21st 2017, 6:20 AM 118,574 Views 193 Comments

The longstanding Sinn Féin politician had recently stepped down as deputy first minister of Northern Ireland.

# gerry-adams - Saturday 11 March, 2017

'The Taoiseach is too slow and too mesmerised': Gerry Adams calls for Brexit clarity
# Clear As Mud
# Clear As Mud

'The Taoiseach is too slow and too mesmerised': Gerry Adams calls for Brexit clarity

Mar 11th 2017, 1:58 PM 10,513 Views 36 Comments

Gerry Adams also accused the British government of threatening Sinn Féin with the prospect of another election.

# gerry-adams - Monday 6 March, 2017

'We can’t have another groundhog day at Stormont': Gerry Adams weighs in on Northern election
# Three Week Deadline
# Three Week Deadline

'We can’t have another groundhog day at Stormont': Gerry Adams weighs in on Northern election

Mar 6th 2017, 2:30 PM 17,641 Views 33 Comments

If talks on forming a government collapse, a possible return to direct rule from Westminster is on the table.

# gerry-adams - Thursday 2 March, 2017

As the North votes, why do Sinn Féin keep going on (and on) about crocodiles?
# Snap Election
# Snap Election

As the North votes, why do Sinn Féin keep going on (and on) about crocodiles?

Mar 2nd 2017, 2:37 PM 19,776 Views 21 Comments

The claws are out.

# gerry-adams - Friday 17 February, 2017

HIQA serves closure notices to Louth disability services as sites deemed unfit for purpose
# Shut Down
# Shut Down

HIQA serves closure notices to Louth disability services as sites deemed unfit for purpose

Feb 17th 2017, 7:38 AM 10,453 Views 16 Comments

The facility at Drumcar has been the subject of a number of HIQA inspections in the past.

# gerry-adams - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Hard border fears as government accused of seeking out locations for customs posts
# Not Going Back
# Not Going Back

Hard border fears as government accused of seeking out locations for customs posts

Feb 16th 2017, 10:12 AM 17,545 Views 98 Comments

Sinn Féin wants clarity on the ‘hard border’ issue.

# gerry-adams - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Enda broke Dáil rules today when he called Gerry Adams a 'hypocrite'
# Unparliamentary Language
# Unparliamentary Language

Enda broke Dáil rules today when he called Gerry Adams a 'hypocrite'

Feb 14th 2017, 8:30 PM 29,719 Views 133 Comments

Calling someone a hypocrite falls under the category of “unparliamentary language”.

# gerry-adams - Monday 6 February, 2017

Arlene Foster on Sinn Féin: 'If you feed a crocodile it will keep coming back for more'
# Later Alligator
# Later Alligator

Arlene Foster on Sinn Féin: 'If you feed a crocodile it will keep coming back for more'

Feb 6th 2017, 10:30 PM 39,385 Views 141 Comments

In response, Gerry Adams said simply “see you later, alligator”.

# gerry-adams - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Does Gerry Adams regret getting involved with the Stack meeting? Yes and no
# Sunday Interview
# Sunday Interview

Does Gerry Adams regret getting involved with the Stack meeting? Yes and no

Feb 5th 2017, 8:00 AM 14,303 Views 168 Comments

Gerry Adams has a lot of thoughts about how Sinn Féin is treated by the media.

# gerry-adams - Saturday 4 February, 2017

Gerry Adams: 'I disagree with Congressman Peter King profoundly on many, many issues'
# Travel Ban
# Travel Ban

Gerry Adams: 'I disagree with Congressman Peter King profoundly on many, many issues'

Feb 4th 2017, 9:00 PM 21,499 Views 51 Comments

Criticism has been levelled at Sinn Féin over their connections to a congressman linked to the US travel ban.

# gerry-adams - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Michelle O'Neill: 'Martin and Gerry asked if I was up for the role. I said I was'
# Follow The Leader
# Follow The Leader

Michelle O'Neill: 'Martin and Gerry asked if I was up for the role. I said I was'

Jan 31st 2017, 12:27 PM 15,017 Views 93 Comments

Should Sinn Fein win sufficient seats in the Northern assembly, O’Neill will become Deputy First Minister.

# gerry-adams - Saturday 28 January, 2017

Poll: Should Fine Gael consider going into power with Sinn Féin?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Fine Gael consider going into power with Sinn Féin?

Jan 28th 2017, 9:31 AM 18,181 Views 113 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny recently refused to rule out such a coalition.

# gerry-adams - Friday 27 January, 2017

A future Fine Gael and Sinn Féin coalition? Not completely impossible, it would seem
# New Ball Game
# New Ball Game

A future Fine Gael and Sinn Féin coalition? Not completely impossible, it would seem

Jan 27th 2017, 11:37 AM 11,215 Views 113 Comments

Enda Kenny has declined to rule out whether Fine Gael would consider going into coalition government with Sinn Féin.

# gerry-adams - Sunday 22 January, 2017

UK government rejects Adams' claims that Brexit will destroy Good Friday Agreement
# Hostile Act
# Hostile Act

UK government rejects Adams' claims that Brexit will destroy Good Friday Agreement

Jan 22nd 2017, 2:52 PM 11,769 Views 71 Comments

Adams said that Brexit was a “hostile act against the people of this island”.

# gerry-adams - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Mary Lou on Trump: 'I deplore and detest that politics. It makes my skin crawl'
# That's Democracy
# That's Democracy

Mary Lou on Trump: 'I deplore and detest that politics. It makes my skin crawl'

Jan 21st 2017, 8:15 AM 15,937 Views 134 Comments

McDonald said we shouldn’t second guess the vote of the American people.

# gerry-adams - Monday 16 January, 2017

Gerry Adams says Stormont collapse is not a threat to the peace process
# Snap Election
# Snap Election

Gerry Adams says Stormont collapse is not a threat to the peace process

Jan 16th 2017, 2:11 PM 8,924 Views 77 Comments

Adams said he does not think the Taoiseach has “good instincts” when it comes to dealing with these issues.

The deadline has passed and Northern Ireland is heading for a snap election
# Collapse
# Collapse

The deadline has passed and Northern Ireland is heading for a snap election

Jan 16th 2017, 12:25 PM 13,674 Views 70 Comments

Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire will have no choice but name a date for elections later today.

# gerry-adams - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Mary Lou McDonald says Sinn Féin are 'in transition' and she wants it to be 'seamless'
# Leadership
# Leadership

Mary Lou McDonald says Sinn Féin are 'in transition' and she wants it to be 'seamless'

Jan 15th 2017, 1:58 PM 20,514 Views 76 Comments

McDonald said that party stalwart Martin McGuinness is “not enjoying great health”.

# gerry-adams - Friday 13 January, 2017

'My father was a loving, caring and wise man' - Stack family meets the Taoiseach
# IRA Murder
# IRA Murder

'My father was a loving, caring and wise man' - Stack family meets the Taoiseach

Jan 13th 2017, 7:06 PM 10,491 Views 139 Comments

The family want to see Gerry Adams questioned by gardaí.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

'Huge damage has been done': Kenny and Adams discuss political turmoil in North
# Cash For Ash
# Cash For Ash

'Huge damage has been done': Kenny and Adams discuss political turmoil in North

Jan 11th 2017, 8:56 PM 13,876 Views 63 Comments

An election now seems inevitable.

# gerry-adams - Monday 19 December, 2016

'I don't think he is immortal': Gerry's leadership remains unfazed after recent scandals
# Gerry Adams
# Gerry Adams

'I don't think he is immortal': Gerry's leadership remains unfazed after recent scandals

Dec 19th 2016, 7:59 AM 10,483 Views 71 Comments

There were mutterings that Adams might have met his threshold of controversies, but he remains to see another day.

# gerry-adams - Saturday 17 December, 2016

We asked every TD if they want a vote on a united Ireland, here's what they said
# Border Poll
# Border Poll

We asked every TD if they want a vote on a united Ireland, here's what they said

Dec 17th 2016, 6:15 AM 68,388 Views 142 Comments

Some think the time is right, economically and politically – particularly after the Brexit vote. Others aren’t sure, saying it would only serve to heighten sectarian tensions.

# gerry-adams - Thursday 15 December, 2016

'You're going to be shot': Sinn Féin TDs detail death threats received over Brian Stack Dáil row
# Strong Words
# Strong Words

'You're going to be shot': Sinn Féin TDs detail death threats received over Brian Stack Dáil row

Dec 15th 2016, 3:33 PM 17,053 Views 98 Comments

Dessie Ellis said he’s passed on the threatening letters to the gardaí.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

Taoiseach takes back Dáil statement that Gerry Adams drove blacked-out van
# Brian Stack
# Brian Stack

Taoiseach takes back Dáil statement that Gerry Adams drove blacked-out van

Dec 14th 2016, 1:30 PM 13,601 Views 63 Comments

Instead, Kenny says that Adams drove Austin and Oliver Stack to the blacked-out van.

# gerry-adams - Monday 12 December, 2016

Bertie 'understands' why Adams won't name IRA commander in Stack murder
# Brian Stack
# Brian Stack

Bertie 'understands' why Adams won't name IRA commander in Stack murder

Dec 12th 2016, 6:52 PM 16,170 Views 156 Comments

Adams has repeatedly refused to name the man.

# gerry-adams - Sunday 11 December, 2016

Adams says Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil are using Brian Stack's murder to 'get at him'
# Troubles
# Troubles

Adams says Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil are using Brian Stack's murder to 'get at him'

Dec 11th 2016, 3:49 PM 14,662 Views 298 Comments

He added that he would not cooperate with future requests for Troubles information.

# gerry-adams - Friday 9 December, 2016

Austin Stack believes he knows the identity of the former IRA commander he met over father's murder
# Prime Time
# Prime Time

Austin Stack believes he knows the identity of the former IRA commander he met over father's murder

Dec 9th 2016, 9:25 AM 22,627 Views 236 Comments

Austin has been involved in a long campaign to try get justice for what happened to his father.

# gerry-adams - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Enda Kenny and Gerry Adams face off over blacked-out van driver
# Brian Stack
# Brian Stack

Enda Kenny and Gerry Adams face off over blacked-out van driver

Dec 8th 2016, 8:36 PM 21,082 Views 238 Comments

The Taoiseach called on the Sinn Féin leader to give more information to gardaí.

Son of Brian Stack confronts Gerry Adams over murder of his father
# Press Event
# Press Event

Son of Brian Stack confronts Gerry Adams over murder of his father

Dec 8th 2016, 3:50 PM 33,977 Views 285 Comments

Austin Stack turned up at a Sinn Féin press conference in Dublin today.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Explainer: The conflicting words between Gerry Adams and the son of a murdered prison officer
# Brian Stack
# Brian Stack

Explainer: The conflicting words between Gerry Adams and the son of a murdered prison officer

Dec 7th 2016, 1:14 PM 25,767 Views 164 Comments

Adams says he will make a statement to the Dáil on the matter.

# gerry-adams - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Nigel Farage takes aim at Gerry Adams over Sinn Féin's Brexit approach
# Mr Brexit
# Mr Brexit

Nigel Farage takes aim at Gerry Adams over Sinn Féin's Brexit approach

Dec 4th 2016, 6:38 PM 42,110 Views 177 Comments

Sinn Féin voted to back the Remain campaign. Farage thinks they’ve sold out.

# gerry-adams - Monday 28 November, 2016

'Con la simpatico': President Higgins is first to sign book of condolences for Castro
# Cold War
# Cold War

'Con la simpatico': President Higgins is first to sign book of condolences for Castro

Nov 28th 2016, 7:48 AM 10,653 Views 152 Comments

The president drew criticism for his comments on the death of the Communist leader.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

'It's like Long Kesh without the watchtowers': Gerry Adams on Mosney direct provision centre
# Like A Prison
# Like A Prison

'It's like Long Kesh without the watchtowers': Gerry Adams on Mosney direct provision centre

Nov 16th 2016, 4:48 PM 12,182 Views 65 Comments

The Sinn Féín leader has urged the Government to improve conditions at the facility.

# gerry-adams - Friday 11 November, 2016

Gerry Adams is in the US and has passed on congratulations to Donald Trump
# Friends Of Sinn Féin
# Friends Of Sinn Féin

Gerry Adams is in the US and has passed on congratulations to Donald Trump

Nov 11th 2016, 5:40 PM 16,309 Views 75 Comments

Adams last night spoke at the annual Friends of Sinn Féin dinner.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

'No one knows where this is all going to end up': Leaders meet to discuss Brexit fallout
# All-island Dialogue
# All-island Dialogue

'No one knows where this is all going to end up': Leaders meet to discuss Brexit fallout

Nov 2nd 2016, 10:57 AM 12,656 Views 78 Comments

Gerry Adams has said “an alternative to Brexit” should be found.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

As it happened: Enda Kenny questioned about compensation for sexual abuse victims
Live Oct 26th 2016, 12:45 PM

As it happened: Enda Kenny questioned about compensation for sexual abuse victims