Deaglán de Bréadún: New generation of southern voters less concerned about Sinn Féin's past

Five out of the six latest opinion polls published in the south have had Sinn Féin, led by Mary Lou McDonald, in first place and the sixth survey put them joint first with Fine Gael. Photo: Niall Carson/PA Wire.
SENATOR Joe McCarthy (1908-57), who had Irish roots in Borrisokane, County Tipperary, and the Rahoon district of Galway City, made his name with “The Red Scare” whereby he claimed in the 1950s that de[...]

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