Daithi (the shameless agitator) in New York on one of Sinn Fein’s most erstwhile supporters in the US who is falling in behind his president in giving Gerry Adams the cold shoulder. He argues for continued inclusion, but that Gerry Adams must prove himself not to be another Arafat – as it is now expressed in common parlance in Washington.
Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty