If you would like to submit a contribution to our Readers Blog section then follow this link. Be sure to include your full name, address and contact number otherwise your submission will not be considered for publication. We will contact you prior to publication.
Saturday was the 40th anniversary of the death of Eamon de Valera.
As his most recent biographer (2010) I feel that, although one of the Commandants in the Easter Rising, he may be glossed over in the 2016 remembrance ceremonies.
This would be a pity as, like the other leaders, he had little doubt that his life would be forfeit by his actions.
Anthony J Jordan
© Irish Examiner Ltd. All rights reserved