The Life and Death of Joe Morrissey

Growing up and living through the latter years of the Troubles I often heard about horrendous killings of innocent human beings. One that sticks out in my mind from when I was in primary school was the cruel and hideous death given to Patsy Gillespie who the PIRA turned into a ‘human bomb’. Researching andContinue reading “The Life and Death of Joe Morrissey”

The Crisis Within – Eddie Kinner

The following piece was written by former PUP member and UVF prisoner Eddie Kinner in 2002 and first appeared in the Christian magazine Lion and Lamb. I interviewed Eddie at length for Tartan Gangs and Paramilitaries. 17 years on this article is still as relevant as ever. —- The Crisis Within AS A LOYALIST IContinue reading “The Crisis Within – Eddie Kinner”