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Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams tweets the N-word after watching Django Unchained

Daily Mail - ‎May 2, 2016‎
Gerry Adams has defended using the N-word in a tweet about film Django Unchained in which he compared the struggle against slavery in the US to the plight of Irish nationalists.

Gerry Adams defends using N-word in tweet about Django Unchained

News Shopper - ‎May 1, 2016‎
It said: "Watching Django Unchained - A Ballymurphy N*****!" Although the tweet was removed swiftly it provoked a furious reaction.
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Gerry Adams and the infamous n-word tweet – let's put it in context

IrishCentral - ‎15 minutes ago‎
Adams was trying to use it in an expression of solidarity after viewing the movie "Django Unchained," about a freed black slave trying to rescue his wife from a plantation.
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Racism is a system of oppression, not a series of bloopers

The Guardian - ‎May 3, 2016‎
While watching the film Django Unchained, which tells the story of a freed slave who sets out to rescue his wife from a vicious Mississippi plantation owner with the help of a German bounty hunter, he tweeted: “Watching Django Unchained - A Ballymurphy ...
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Watch: Danny Healy-Rae reckons 'Only God is in charge of the weather.' Informs climate change debate - ‎12 hours ago‎
Wow. Between this and Gerry Adams' recent tweets regarding Django Unchained are anything to go by, you'd be forgiven for thinking some of the members of Dail Eireann were taking a leaf out of Donald Trump's guide to becoming successful in politics.

Gerry Adams forced to apologise for using racist word in tweet

Herald Scotland - ‎May 3, 2016‎
It said: "Watching Django Unchained - A Ballymurphy N*****!" He also referred to the main character as "an uppity Fenian".
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'Magnificent 7' revives forgotten story of black cowboys

Japan Today - ‎10 hours ago‎
Released in the United States through Sony in September, the movie follows Quentin Tarantino's Westerns “Django Unchained” and “The Hateful Eight” among the few Hollywood hits about black cowboys. “The Magnificent Seven”, which also features South ...
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Parties make final push for votes ahead of Assembly election

Belfast Telegraph - ‎19 hours ago‎
Mr Adams, who is an elected representative in the Republic of Ireland and is not running in Thursday's poll, apologised on Monday after using the N-word in a tweet about the film Django Unchained in which he tried to draw a parallel between the ...
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Stop Policing the N-Word

TIME - ‎May 3, 2016‎
For example, on Sunday Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams tweeted: “Django Unchained: a Ballymurphy Nigger!” Ballymurphy was where British paratroopers killed Northern Ireland civilians in 1971.

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Newstalk 106-108 fm - ‎May 2, 2016‎
Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams has apologised for using a racial slur in a post on Twitter. The Sinn Fein president posted the offending tweet late on Sunday night while watching the Quentin Tarrantino film Django Unchained. It read: "Watching Django ...
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Franco Nero conferma: "Il seguito di 'Django' si farà"

La Repubblica - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
... che c'è interesse dalla Sony Classics a finanziarlo. Sarà la storia di un Django invecchiato che ha un lavoro umile nei primi studios hollywoodiani". Nero che ha oggi 75 anni è apparso in un cameo anche in 'Django Unchained' di Tarantino 30 aprile ...
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#the 'n' word - ‎18 hours ago‎
... Irish were sold as slaves" - Gerry Adams has spoken once again about THAT tweet. 12 hours ago 20,240 Views 268 Comments. Adams caused uproar for posting a racially-charged tweet on Sunday night while watching Django Unchained. Share76 Tweet ...
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Kerry Washington pregnant with second child

Toronto Sun - ‎May 2, 2016‎
Kerry Washington is reportedly pregnant with her second child. Sources tell E! News the Django Unchained star and her husband, former American footballer Nnamdi Asomugha, are expecting a sibling for their two-year-old daughter Isabelle.

Tweet was an 'honest mistake' - McGuinness

Irish Independent - ‎May 3, 2016‎
He also said he had not personally watched the film 'Django Unchained' because he is not a fan of its director Quentin Tarantino.

Black Liberals Are Hypocrites When It Comes To The N-word

Seattle Medium - ‎19 hours ago‎
How can we criticize Jennifer Lopez or the Quentin Tarantino, the director of the cult classic “Pulp Fiction” and “Django Unchained” for using it? How can we criticize former West Virginia Senator Robert Byrd for using it on the senate floor or during ...

Gerry Adams defends tweet containing N-word and claims it was not racist

The Independent - ‎May 2, 2016‎
The leader of the Sinn Féin party received criticism after sending a tweet on Sunday night which used the word “n****r” while he was watching the 2012 film Django Unchained. The Quentin Tarantino-directed film documents an emancipated slave (played by ...

Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams tweets racial slur

The West Australian - ‎May 1, 2016‎
His tweet appeared to link a former slave's struggle against slave-owners in the Quentin Tarantino film "Django Unchained" and a Catholic area of Belfast, Ballymurphy. "Watching Django Unchained -- A Ballymurphy Nigger!" read the tweet. A second ...
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National Award makes me feel more 'desi': Kalki Koechlin

Economic Times - ‎May 3, 2016‎
Released in the United States through Sony in September, the movie follows Quentin Tarantino's Westerns "Django Unchained" and "The Hateful Eight" among the few Hollywood hits about black cowboys. "The Magnificent Seven," which also features South ...

Fictional Contenders for the Iron Throne in Game of Thrones?

n3rdabl3 - ‎14 hours ago‎
Django from Django Unchained: The sharp-tongued gunslinger is no stranger from spilling the blood of bad guys. With a set of pistols and set of cracking one-liners, that Iron Throne is definitely his.

Sinn Féin: Gerry Adams not a liability despite race gaffe

the Irish News - ‎May 3, 2016‎
The late-night tweet read: “Watching Django Unchained - A Ballymurphy N*****!” Mr Adams also referred to the main character as “an uppity Fenian”.