A Terrible Bombast Is Born

May 1981
National Review;5/29/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p597
The article comments on the call from several U.S. legislators for the British government to seek a more humane and peaceful means to end the violence in Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic as of 1981. It criticizes the reaction to the death of Member of Parliament Robert Sands from hunger strike in his efforts to gain a tacit recognition of the legitimacy of his revolutionary terrorist organization. It emphasizes the fact that majority of the population of Northern Ireland want to remain in Great Britain.


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