The British Army’s Parachute Regiment is reviled in Derry for having shot on “Bloody Sunday” 12 unarmed civilians and 1 IRA Volunteer (Gerard Donaghy).
In fact, so great is the disgust for the Paras that recently SDLP leader and Westminster MP Colum Eastwood named one of the Para soldiers under cover of parliamentary privilege – (Eastwood has never found the courage to name a single IRA or INLA murderer of Derry civilians).
What if the Paras had murdered 51 unarmed Derry civilians, young children, young mothers, teenagers, elderly women and men?
Would the same Derry people hate the Paras EVEN MORE?
No, not at all.
Murdering 51 unarmed Derry civilians is not really the issue – the issue is WHO murders them.
Derry people can love, commemorate and celebrate a Brigade that murdered at least 51 civilians – the Derry Brigade of…
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