Analysis: Adams will be judged more kindly by history

File photo dated 3/3/2017 of Sinn Féin's northern leader Michelle O'Neill being greeted by Sinn Féinn President Gerry Adams as she arrives at the Titanic Exhibition Centre, Belfast for the 2017 Northern Ireland Assembly election count 
Donal O'Hagan
OVER five decades ago Gerry Adams joined the Northern Ireland Civil Rights Association as an angry 19-year-old. On Saturday he will step down as Sinn Féin President after 35 years as party lead[...]

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