News from Ballymurphy
The leader of Ireland's Sinn Fein party posted in a now-deleted tweet: “Watching Django Unchained – A Ballymurphy [N-word]!” Cue the backlash over what he now says was an “ironic” choice of words, the Guardian reports. Per the BBC, Adams has since ...
Sinn Fein Leader: N-Word Tweet Was Meant to Be 'Ironic'
"The fact is that nationalists in the north, including those from Ballymurphy, were treated in much the same way as African Americans until we stood up for ourselves." When speaking at a Friends of Sinn Féin 1916 centenary event in New York last week ...
Gerry Adams in hot water for using racial slur on Twitter
Gerry Adams, president of Irish republican political party Sinn Fein, tweeted Sunday night: "Watching Django Unchained -- A Ballymurphy N----r!" "Django Unchained" is a 2012 Oscar-winning Quentin Tarantino movie in which Jamie Foxx plays a freed slave ...
Irish politician sorry for offensive tweet
Gerry Adams, president of Irish republican political party Sinn Fein, tweeted Sunday night: "Watching Django Unchained -- A Ballymurphy N----r!" "Django Unchained" is a 2012 Oscar-winning Quentin Tarantino movie in which Jamie Foxx plays a freed slave ...
Irish politician sorry for offensive tweet
Gerry Adams, president of Irish republican political party Sinn Fein, tweeted Sunday night: "Watching Django Unchained -- A Ballymurphy N----r!" "Django Unchained" is a 2012 Oscar-winning Quentin Tarantino movie in which Jamie Foxx plays a freed slave ...
Irish politician sorry for offensive tweet
Gerry Adams, president of Irish republican political party Sinn Fein, tweeted Sunday night: "Watching Django Unchained -- A Ballymurphy N----r!" "Django Unchained" is a 2012 Oscar-winning Quentin Tarantino movie in which Jamie Foxx plays a freed slave ...
Irish politician sorry for offensive tweet
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