By Philip Hanke
“They don't have anything of their complete imperial arsenal which can holiday the spirit of 1 Irishman who doesn’t are looking to be damaged! “
Although there isn't any transparent facts that this sentence used to be stated by way of the IRA-Member Bobby Sands or if this quote is simply a legend hooked up to the recognized starvation striker after his demise, it sums up his angle in the direction of nice Britain and Margaret Thatcher in a brief and provocative way.
History has proven that the reply to the query who's a heroic fighter for freedom and who's a terrorist is dependent upon the perspective of the individual judging the activities of another individual – the Taliban have been heroes for america once they fought the Soviet Union or even Saddam Hussein was once visible because the hero of the Iran-Iraq conflict. a similar factor should be stated concerning the Irish Republican military and their participants simply because many Irish see or observed them as heroes struggling with for the liberty in their domestic state while the English observed them as terrorists attacking the integrity of the United Kingdom.
On the next pages i'm going to attempt to define who Bobby Sands used to be, what rules he fought and died for and if he will be visible as an “Irish Martyr“ this day. i'm going to commence with the old heritage to teach the place the English-Irish clash has its roots and what position the IRA and particularly Bobby Sands performed in that tragedy. to do this i'll learn the lifetime of Bobby Sands to work out what made a tender Irishman subscribe to the IRA, what he used to be arrested for and the way he died lower than the management of Margaret Thatcher.