Remembering Alec Reid’s moral courage

Ruth Dudley Edwards argues that although Father Alec Reid has made himself look foolish both through his much publicised outburst and his assertion that he believed the IRA over the Republic’s Justice minister, people should also remember the man’s moral courage in times past.

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