Monthly Archives: October 2007

BRITISH OCCUPATION / PORTRAIT / ROBERT EMMET.

BRITISH OCCUPATION AND THE LONDON ‘TIMES’ ……. From ‘The United Irishman’ newspaper, January 1958 . On December 12th , 1957 , ‘The Irish Independent’ newspaper reported – ” Early yesterday morning a jeep-load of British soldiers accompanied by a member … Continue reading

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THUGS IN OR OUT OF UNIFORM…

BOOT-BOYS FOR THE ‘UNION’ ….. Former British soldier gets 3 years’ jail for urinating on dying woman. ‘A man who urinated on a disabled woman and sprayed her with shaving foam as she lay dying in the street was jailed … Continue reading

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BRITISH OCCUPATION / PORTRAIT / ROBERT EMMET.

BRITISH OCCUPATION AND THE LONDON ‘TIMES’ ……. From ‘The United Irishman’ newspaper, January 1958 . A ‘division’ was indeed reached , we say , to meet the realities of the British Imperial situation – not the Irish one . And … Continue reading

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THE LEINSTER HOUSE ‘ELITE’ ….

A CALLOUS SELF-SERVING CAREERIST . Due to his recent salary increase, Bertie Ahern now ‘earns’ (…is paid..) €1291 a day ! This is the same bumbling half-wit that recently found himself being ‘investigated’ by the very Tribunal that he and … Continue reading

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BRITISH OCCUPATION / PORTRAIT / ROBERT EMMET.

BRITISH OCCUPATION AND THE LONDON ‘TIMES’ ……. From ‘The United Irishman’ newspaper, January 1958 . The ‘London Times’ newspaper has learned little Irish history since the Pigott Forgeries, but that little doesn’t stop it pontificating on our problems . What … Continue reading

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TARA WAS OLD WHEN CHRIST WAS BORN…

“Picking up yeomanry reinforcements along the way, the combined British force of about 700 troops lost no time in forming up at the bottom of the hill to attack the rebels who had posted themselves behind defenses such as old … Continue reading

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BRITISH OCCUPATION / ECONOMY IN CRISIS / ROBERT EMMET.

BRITISH OCCUPATION AND THE LONDON ‘TIMES’ . From ‘The United Irishman’ newspaper, January 1958 . In some ways it is a pity the ‘London Times’ newspaper isn’t more widely read in Ireland . The issue of December 9 , 1957 … Continue reading

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