Monthly Archives: September 2007

” Squelching a half-starved rat… “

Victims of the Great Hunger… ‘The Times’ editorial of September 30, 1845, warned; “In England the two main meals of a working man’s day now consists of potatoes.” England’s potato-dependence was as excessive as Ireland’s. Grossly over-populated relative to its … Continue reading

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PENAL SERVITUDE/ ECONOMY IN CRISIS/ LEFT BEHIND.

THEY ARE HELD IN BELFAST JAIL ……. From ‘The United Irishman’ newspaper, January 1958 . Sentenced To Penal Servitude : D.O’Hagan , Belfast – 4 years . P. McGrogan , Belfast – 4 years . T. Cooney , Cork – … Continue reading

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“Move NOW or be moved…”

A link to more photographs and a brief report of an “…illegal parade and assembly..” held in Dublin yesterday (Saturday 15 September 2007) in support of Irish Republican POW’s . The Republican Sinn Fein-organised event was a complete success , … Continue reading

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DUBLIN RALLY –

SUPPORT IRISH POW’s IN MAGHABERRY JAIL ! EVE OF ALL-IRELAND RALLY , SATURDAY 15 SEPTEMBER 2007 : Assemble at the Garden Of Remembrance,Parnell Square, Dublin , at 1.45pm for the Parade to the GPO.

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BELFAST JAIL/ ECONOMY IN CRISIS/ LEFT BEHIND.

THEY ARE HELD IN BELFAST JAIL ……. From ‘The United Irishman’ newspaper, January 1958 . Sentenced To Penal Servitude : E. Boyce , Dublin – 12 years . T. Mitchell , Dublin , – 10 years . P. Clarke , … Continue reading

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DUBLIN RALLY –

SUPPORT IRISH POW’s IN MAGHABERRY JAIL ! EVE OF ALL-IRELAND RALLY , SATURDAY 15 SEPTEMBER 2007 : Assemble at the Garden Of Remembrance,Parnell Square, Dublin , at 1.45pm for the Parade to the GPO.

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BELFAST JAIL/ ECONOMY IN CRISIS/ LEFT BEHIND.

THEY ARE HELD IN BELFAST JAIL . From ‘The United Irishman’ newspaper, January 1958 . There are now approximately 250 persons jailed in the Crumlin Road Prison in Belfast . It is impossible to be precise about the figures for … Continue reading

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DUBLIN RALLY –

SUPPORT IRISH POW’s IN MAGHABERRY JAIL ! EVE OF ALL-IRELAND RALLY , SATURDAY 15 SEPTEMBER 2007 : Assemble at the Garden Of Remembrance,Parnell Square, Dublin , at 1.45pm for the Parade to the GPO.

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PRISONERS/LIBERATION/LEFT BEHIND.

RELEASE PRISONERS ! From ‘The United Irishman’ newspaper, January 1958 . Portlaoise Town Commission called for the release of prisoners held in the Curragh Concentration Camp as a token of peace and goodwill . The motion was passed by three … Continue reading

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DUBLIN RALLY –

SUPPORT IRISH POW’s IN MAGHABERRY JAIL ! EVE OF ALL-IRELAND RALLY , SATURDAY 15 SEPTEMBER 2007 : Assemble at the Garden Of Remembrance,Parnell Square, Dublin , at 1.45pm for the Parade to the GPO.

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