- Nov 13, 2011
Not true in the context of Irish Republicanism.To be an Irish Republican you have to a Nationalist 1st
- this is in the realm of the bleeding obvious BTW.
Where or when have you ever heard Sinn Fein describe themselves as Nationalists?
On the contrary they always go out of their way to use the phrase "Republicans AND Nationalists". Although since their killing machine , PIRA, has eased off on their favourite past time they have hinted at acceptance of the Nationalist tag.