“Shabby charade in the name of peace” ran the headline on a column by Eamon Dunphy on the John Hume-Gerry Adams initiative in the Sunday Independent on December 5, 1993.
The headline hasn't aged well. Last week, the article was recalled on Twitter as an example of the newspaper’s campaign against the Hume-Adams talks that were a key early stage in the peace process. Various commentators recalled the “vilification” of Hume and the Sunday Independent’s...
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