Mary Kelly: 'Higgins-gate' has not dented the President's reputation as a peace-maker

The row around President Michael D Higgins and the centenary Church service in Armagh happened at exactly the same time he was in Rome visiting Pope Francis, who described the President as a "wise man of today". Picture from Vatican Media
Mary Kelly
IT'S all up when you start telling people they have to attend a service of reconciliation and peace, or else. President Michael D Higgins came under fire from the DUP for his decision not to at[...]

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