The Shannon One


79-year-old Irish peace activist Margaretta D’Arcy’s was this week released from prison, after serving a three month sentence for protesting the use of Shannon Airport by those engaged in war crimes.

She is now receiving treatment at a hospital in Galway.

The following is an account of Keith Duggan’s interview with her in jail last month (for the Irish Times).


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