gerry adams has stepped down as the leader of shin fein after more than three decades at the party's home in his career adams went from being or vile to by the british government and northern ireland's protestants as the political voice of the irish republican party to playing peacemaker in bringing the province as a decades long conflict to an end. it was the end of an era as gerry adams said farewell at the shin fein conference after more than thirty years leading the irish republican movement he passed the baton to mary new macdonald a dublin born politician from a middle class background she had no thirst hand experience of the conflict in northern ireland the troubles gerry adams grew up in working class west belfast during the conflict he was often accused of direct links to the ira allegations he consistently denied. they can be no disputing his dedication to achieving a united ireland a passion that eventually made him one of the architects of the one nine hundred ninety eight good friday agreement the deal that largely ended the violence in northern ireland. that fragile pea
it was the end of an era island's shin fein proxy after three decades at the helm gerry adams handed over the reins to mary lou mcdonald in her first speech as leader she promised to fight for a united ireland and said breck's it should not lead to a border between northern ireland and the republic. freedom of expression. of value that always has to be defended and new. all over the world. of freedom freedom of art. a multimedia project about artists and their right to express their views freely. d w dot com to freedom. your book in today's d w interview i'll be talking with a psychiatrist and bestselling author hans joachim mounts about populism and the psychology of politics if you could talk should i bet you could join us ladies and gentlemen my name is thomas spawn.
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