Jake O'Kane: The Irish know what it's like to be singled out for 'special' security treatment in London

I was yet again being questioned by Special Branch when I saw Gerry Adams being escorted straight through security. “How come he gets straight through?” I complained. “We know who he is, we don't know who you are...”

Jake has enjoyed visiting London for more than 50 years, though airport security hasn't been much fun...
Jake O'Kane
I spent a few days with my family in London during the week. We've brought them many times over the years, and I love showing them the city I've travelled to for over 50 years. We visited t[...]

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