Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 11°C Friday 20 May 2022

#Gerry Adams

# gerry-adams - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Clinton's words of love for Gerry Adams gave her aides cause for concern
# Podesta
# Podesta

Clinton's words of love for Gerry Adams gave her aides cause for concern

Oct 20th 2016, 8:26 AM 32,389 Views 69 Comments

Clinton speechwriter Schwerin made the remark in an email to fellow Clinton aides after an Irish-American event.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

'Preventable' death of young student by hit-and-run driver was 'due to multiple garda failings'
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

'Preventable' death of young student by hit-and-run driver was 'due to multiple garda failings'

Oct 12th 2016, 1:43 PM 24,394 Views 0 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has agreed to meet the mother of the man.

# gerry-adams - Thursday 6 October, 2016

Fianna Fáil support is down, party now neck-and-neck with Fine Gael
# Opinion Poll
# Opinion Poll

Fianna Fáil support is down, party now neck-and-neck with Fine Gael

Oct 6th 2016, 7:30 AM 9,062 Views 74 Comments

Micheál Martin is still the most popular leader in the country, however.

# gerry-adams - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Gerry Adams is suing the BBC for alleging he approved murder of Denis Donaldson
# Spotlight
# Spotlight

Gerry Adams is suing the BBC for alleging he approved murder of Denis Donaldson

Sep 29th 2016, 12:42 PM 14,341 Views 123 Comments

Donaldson (55) was shot dead at an isolated cottage near Glenties in Co Donegal in April 2006.

# gerry-adams - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Vincent Browne: I'm no friend of Gerry Adams, but the BBC Spotlight programme on him was tittle-tattle
# Opinion
# Opinion

Vincent Browne: I'm no friend of Gerry Adams, but the BBC Spotlight programme on him was tittle-tattle

Sep 24th 2016, 9:00 PM 2,883 Views 134 Comments

The programme was compromised from the outside, filled with bullshit drama effects alongside dodgy journalism, writes Vincent Browne.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Gerry Adams rejects claims that he sanctioned murder of IRA double agent
# Denis Donaldson
# Denis Donaldson

Gerry Adams rejects claims that he sanctioned murder of IRA double agent

Sep 21st 2016, 2:15 PM 23,682 Views 252 Comments

Denis Donaldson was shot dead months after admitting in 2005 he had been an MI5 agent for more than 20 years.

# gerry-adams - Friday 16 September, 2016

Poll: Who do you think should be the next leader of Sinn Féin?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Who do you think should be the next leader of Sinn Féin?

Sep 16th 2016, 10:07 AM 31,704 Views 192 Comments

Party leader Gerry Adams has said that a firm date is set for him to step down as leader.

# gerry-adams - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Calls for Sellafield to be closed down after investigation exposes safety concerns
# Nuclear Plant
# Nuclear Plant

Calls for Sellafield to be closed down after investigation exposes safety concerns

Sep 6th 2016, 3:17 PM 13,186 Views 55 Comments

BBC Panorama found that radioactive materials have been stored in degrading plastic bottles.

# gerry-adams - Thursday 11 August, 2016

'National unity is in the national interest': Gerry Adams argues it is time for a united Ireland
# Opinion
# Opinion

'National unity is in the national interest': Gerry Adams argues it is time for a united Ireland

Aug 11th 2016, 8:00 PM 334 Views 120 Comments

Gerry Adams says all parties should come together to talk about Irish unity.

# gerry-adams - Friday 24 June, 2016

FactCheck: Is Enda Kenny really obliged to work towards a United Ireland?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Is Enda Kenny really obliged to work towards a United Ireland?

Jun 24th 2016, 8:37 PM 34,931 Views 117 Comments

Gerry Adams says there is a “constitutional imperative on the Taoiseach to promote Irish unity.” TheJournal.ie’s FactCheck applies some scrutiny.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

FactCheck: Is Sinn Féin right about how many gardaí Dublin's inner city has lost?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Is Sinn Féin right about how many gardaí Dublin's inner city has lost?

Jun 22nd 2016, 8:30 PM 25,523 Views 87 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s FactCheck looks at a claim made repeatedly by Sinn Féin.

# gerry-adams - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

20 years on: Family, friends and colleagues gather to remember Jerry McCabe
# Remembered
# Remembered

20 years on: Family, friends and colleagues gather to remember Jerry McCabe

Jun 7th 2016, 8:16 AM 17,417 Views 138 Comments

The detective garda was shot dead by the IRA on this day 20 years ago.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

"The Irish were sold as slaves" - Gerry Adams has spoken once again about THAT tweet
# The 'n' Word
# The 'n' Word

"The Irish were sold as slaves" - Gerry Adams has spoken once again about THAT tweet

May 4th 2016, 2:45 PM 23,829 Views 258 Comments

Adams caused uproar for posting a racially-charged tweet on Sunday night while watching Django Unchained.

# gerry-adams - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

May 3rd 2016, 9:09 PM 20,679 Views 0 Comments

Cynthia Owen, government talks and the homeless crisis had everyone talking today.

Gerry Adams: “I’ve never seen myself as white. That’s only skin deep."
# Controversial
# Controversial

Gerry Adams: “I’ve never seen myself as white. That’s only skin deep."

May 3rd 2016, 5:12 PM 26,747 Views 183 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader has again defended his comparison of Irish nationalists with African-American slaves.

# gerry-adams - Monday 2 May, 2016

"I haven't got a racist bone in my body" - Adams apologises for n-word tweet
# Criticism
# Criticism

"I haven't got a racist bone in my body" - Adams apologises for n-word tweet

May 2nd 2016, 12:38 PM 69,932 Views 336 Comments

In an earlier statement Sinn Féin president said the tweet was “ironic” and not intended to cause offence.

# gerry-adams - Saturday 23 April, 2016

9 things we’ve learned from the Sinn Féin Ard Fheis
# Gerry And Friends
# Gerry And Friends

9 things we’ve learned from the Sinn Féin Ard Fheis

Apr 23rd 2016, 10:31 PM 22,658 Views 61 Comments

As its popularity continues to rise, members of the party gathered in Dublin this weekend.

Gerry Adams: 'We are not Fine Gael or Labour. We are proud of the men and women of 1916'
# SF Ard Fheis
# SF Ard Fheis

Gerry Adams: 'We are not Fine Gael or Labour. We are proud of the men and women of 1916'

Apr 23rd 2016, 8:49 PM 18,432 Views 97 Comments

Gerry Adams was re-elected as the party leader at this year’s Ard Fheis.

Change in SF disciplinary rules to give clear framework of what to do when rules are broken
# Rule Change
# Rule Change

Change in SF disciplinary rules to give clear framework of what to do when rules are broken

Apr 23rd 2016, 4:10 PM 20,217 Views 73 Comments

The Sinn Féin Ard Fheis takes place in Dublin this year at the Convention Centre.

# gerry-adams - Friday 22 April, 2016

Gerry Adams says FF and FG need to set a deadline or go back to the people
# Ard Fheis
# Ard Fheis

Gerry Adams says FF and FG need to set a deadline or go back to the people

Apr 22nd 2016, 8:00 PM 11,306 Views 121 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Ard Fheis is taking place in Dublin this weekend.

# gerry-adams - Friday 25 March, 2016

Gerry Adams lashes 'new Redmondites' and 1916 College Green banner
# Easter Rising Row
# Easter Rising Row

Gerry Adams lashes 'new Redmondites' and 1916 College Green banner

Mar 25th 2016, 1:05 PM 39,142 Views 197 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader was speaking at Arbour Hill ahead of this weekend’s centenary events.

# gerry-adams - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Mary Lou says she was subjected to 'very invasive' security searches in the US
# Hassled
# Hassled

Mary Lou says she was subjected to 'very invasive' security searches in the US

Mar 22nd 2016, 10:57 AM 30,532 Views 169 Comments

The Sinn Féin deputy leader intends to meet with the US ambassador to Ireland about the matter.

# gerry-adams - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Adams defends "back of the bus" remark after White House mix-up
# Rosa Parks
# Rosa Parks

Adams defends "back of the bus" remark after White House mix-up

Mar 17th 2016, 5:30 PM 49,507 Views 223 Comments

The Sinn Féin has called for US administration to review its approach to his party.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Secret Service regrets "administrative input error" that kept Gerry Adams from White House event
# Not Tonight Mate
# Not Tonight Mate

Secret Service regrets "administrative input error" that kept Gerry Adams from White House event

Mar 16th 2016, 10:21 PM 88,138 Views 307 Comments

The Sinn Féin president was left waiting for 90 minutes by security personnel checking his documents, before deciding to leave.

# gerry-adams - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Sinn Féin doesn't fancy government, but thinks the other two should 'end the sham'
# Shadowboxing
# Shadowboxing

Sinn Féin doesn't fancy government, but thinks the other two should 'end the sham'

Mar 15th 2016, 1:46 PM 17,984 Views 139 Comments

Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael need to do a deal, according to Gerry Adams.

# gerry-adams - Thursday 10 March, 2016

No Taoiseach, no government: Enda resigns but will stay as a caretaker
# Enda The Line
# Enda The Line

No Taoiseach, no government: Enda resigns but will stay as a caretaker

Mar 10th 2016, 10:40 PM 166,680 Views 230 Comments

TDs have failed to elect a Taoiseach for the 32nd Dáil.

# gerry-adams - Friday 4 March, 2016

Irish Independent apologises to Gerry Adams for 'gunpoint' story
# Sorry
# Sorry

Irish Independent apologises to Gerry Adams for 'gunpoint' story

Mar 4th 2016, 11:58 AM 30,749 Views 101 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader had complained that the paper distorted comments he made at a fundraising event.

# gerry-adams - Monday 29 February, 2016

Why Sinn Féin had a good election - but not a great election
# Analysis
# Analysis

Why Sinn Féin had a good election - but not a great election

Feb 29th 2016, 1:52 PM 30,887 Views 233 Comments

Analysis: The party has increased its seats and its share of the votes but there were some notable setbacks.

# gerry-adams - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Sinn Féin will try to go into government - but is on high alert for another election
# Gerry Says
# Gerry Says

Sinn Féin will try to go into government - but is on high alert for another election

Feb 28th 2016, 4:40 PM 41,391 Views 248 Comments

Gerry Adams reiterated the his party will not go in with Fianna Fáil or Fine Gael.

# gerry-adams - Friday 26 February, 2016

Thomas 'Slab' Murphy to appeal 18-month prison sentence
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Thomas 'Slab' Murphy to appeal 18-month prison sentence

Feb 26th 2016, 11:45 AM 45,616 Views 0 Comments

The high-profile republican was convicted of various tax offences at the Special Criminal Court last December.

# gerry-adams - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

Gerry Adams condemns death threat made to Fine Gael TD
# The Troubles
# The Troubles

Gerry Adams condemns death threat made to Fine Gael TD

Feb 24th 2016, 12:49 PM 21,981 Views 267 Comments

Regina Doherty got into a heated debate with the Sinn Féin leader.

The creak during the Leaders' Debate was Gerry's sore back
# Backbreaking Campaign
# Backbreaking Campaign

The creak during the Leaders' Debate was Gerry's sore back

Feb 24th 2016, 11:59 AM 20,731 Views 49 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader found it hard to stand still because of the pain in his back.

# gerry-adams - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Sinn Féin looking into claim that canvasser told constituent to 'f*** off'
# On The Doorstep
# On The Doorstep

Sinn Féin looking into claim that canvasser told constituent to 'f*** off'

Feb 23rd 2016, 7:30 PM 34,646 Views 197 Comments

The incident is alleged to have happened on a doorstep in Dublin Bay North last week.

More bad news for Labour in the latest opinion poll
# General Election
# General Election

More bad news for Labour in the latest opinion poll

Feb 23rd 2016, 10:21 AM 28,895 Views 164 Comments

Is a Fine Gael Fianna Fáil coalition on the horizon?

# gerry-adams - Monday 22 February, 2016

Gerry Adams says he asked a Sinn Féin member about Brian Stack's murder
# The Past
# The Past

Gerry Adams says he asked a Sinn Féin member about Brian Stack's murder

Feb 22nd 2016, 12:45 PM 18,539 Views 204 Comments

But another member is “unavailable to him”.

# gerry-adams - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Oliver Callan nailed impressions of Joan Burton and Enda Kenny on the Late Late
# Callan's Kicks
From The Daily Edge
# Callan's Kicks

Oliver Callan nailed impressions of Joan Burton and Enda Kenny on the Late Late

Feb 20th 2016, 3:25 PM 7,813 Views 2 Comments

He also does an uncanny Gerry Adams.

# gerry-adams - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Minister calls Adams "a man who takes off socks to count to 20" after RTÉ interview
# Fight
# Fight

Minister calls Adams "a man who takes off socks to count to 20" after RTÉ interview

Feb 18th 2016, 12:53 PM 39,587 Views 218 Comments

With polling just eight days away, tensions are high.

# gerry-adams - Monday 15 February, 2016

9 things you need to know about the Claire Byrne Live seven-way debate
# What We Learned
# What We Learned

9 things you need to know about the Claire Byrne Live seven-way debate

Feb 15th 2016, 11:49 PM 38,722 Views 118 Comments

An eventful night at the University of Limerick.

Gerry Adams got a hell of a grilling on this man's radio show this morning
# Red Fm Lines
# Red Fm Lines

Gerry Adams got a hell of a grilling on this man's radio show this morning

Feb 15th 2016, 3:46 PM 57,076 Views 140 Comments

Neil Prendeville fired some tough questions at the Sinn Féin leader, and his approach divided listeners.

# gerry-adams - Sunday 14 February, 2016

This is what Gerry Adams had to say about a former IRA member becoming minister for justice
# Election 2016
# Election 2016

This is what Gerry Adams had to say about a former IRA member becoming minister for justice

Feb 14th 2016, 2:40 PM 37,793 Views 182 Comments

The Sinn Féin president said that the public should be no more concerned than if it was Éamon de Valera.