R.I.P. Gerard Conlon. Just released: Video of Gerry’s speech in Dublin, November 2013

Pvt. Manning Family Fund

by Genny Bove

Gerry Conlon’s speech in full, filmed by Dave Donnellan at Trinity College Dublin, in solidarity with Chelsea Manning and her family. With introductory song ‘Giuseppe Conlon’ by Joe Black:

Dave Donnellan:

On the 29 November 2013 an event was held in Trinity College Dublin to mark the visit of the family of Chelsea Manning to Dublin. During the evening Gerard Conlon gave a speech that nobody who was there is ever likely to forget. It was Gerard Conlon at his best: fiery, courageous and compassionate. May he rest in peace.

[See previous reports by: Ciaron O’Reilly and Genny Bove, a video by Dave Donnellan and a Photo Report].

Gerry speaks with anger and passion about the wrongful arrest, torture and imprisonment of the Guildford Four and the Maguire Seven including his father Giuseppe who died in prison, the destruction of Carole Richardson who was unable…

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