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#Gerry Adams

# 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 10,421 Views 17 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 17,535 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 29,677 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 38,351 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 14,280 Views 169 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 21,436 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 14,919 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 18,175 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 11,199 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 11,747 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 15,848 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 8,907 Views 79 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 13,645 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 20,505 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 10,449 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 13,868 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 10,458 Views 70 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 67,947 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 16,947 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 13,548 Views 60 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 16,137 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 14,645 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 22,452 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 20,920 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 33,696 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 25,558 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 41,935 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 10,621 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 12,158 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 16,296 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 12,645 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
# Legacy Issues
# Legacy Issues

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

Oct 26th 2016, 12:45 PM 8,585 Views 14 Comments

Stay with us for live updates from the Dáil.

# 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 32,262 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 24,378 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 9,054 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 14,281 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 2,657 Views 137 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 23,634 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 31,685 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 13,154 Views 55 Comments

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