Why do we continue to allow ourselves to get so worked up when a politician says something which he/she knows is so open to 'misinterpretation' that a coach and horses pulling a wagon-load of elephants could gallop through? Edwin Poots is not stupid.
WHO to blame first - those we elect who fail to steer a steady course, or those we live among who spray the world with virus without a care? People forced to do jobs they cannot afford to stop are the first and only decent exemptions.
Lying in bed in a cell in the prison hospital, clearly weak from the effects of the hunger strike, Tom McElwee told his mother, sister and me that he was not going back ‘there’ unless he had the five demands.