If these two British converts to radical Islam had the non-English surnames of Rooney and Gerrard instead of Adebolajo and Adebowale, would the media hastily inform readers that the men's grandparents had emigrated to Liverpool from Limerick?
Four army recruits were found dead at the while undergoing training. Two of them were 17. The army swiftly ruled that they were suicides. It is now clear that the truth is much more complex -- and dark.