year has passed since the brutal murder of my cousin
pain of losing him hasnt got easier in that
has got worse.
if losing Robert wasnt bad enough, we had
to watch Bridgeen and the McCartneys being threatened
and intimidated out of their houses and a friend
of Robert being beaten up.
in my opinion the worst had to be the lack of support
despite proclaiming the opposite from
Sinn Fein, a party we had voted for and people we
had known and respected for many years.
watch Alex Maskey condemn the police searching the
houses of those involved in Roberts murder
and the suspension for a couple of weeks of Sinn
Fein party members was particularly galling.
my opinion Sinn Feins support lay with the
people involved in Roberts murder, not with
often wonder would they have been treated differently
if Robert had done time or been shot
in the eye fighting for Irish freedom.
people involved in Roberts murder and cover-up
should hang their heads in shame, especially those
who will be at the Bloody Sunday march this year.
hope when they get home this year they dont