Civil Rights

President Higgins pays tribute to civil rights' leaders

Sinn Fein president Mary Lou McDonald led the party's the Civil Rights 50th anniversary march in Derry on Saturday. Picture by Margaret McLaughlin
Seamus McKinney
Irish president, Michael D Higgins paid tribute to the “life and work” of Nobel laureate, John Hume in his keynote address marking the 50th anniversary of the 1968 October 5 civil rights' march in Der[...]

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