Monthly Archives: March 2008

SATURDAY , MARCH 29 , 2008 , DUBLIN :

A FEW WORDS AND A FEW PHOTOGRAPHS : HEALTH PROTEST MARCH / RSF BALLAD SESSION , DUBLIN , MARCH 29 , 2008. Some of the RSF members and supporters who took part in the ‘Health Protest March’ . Despite heavy … Continue reading

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TWO EVENTS FOR SATURDAY 29 MARCH 2008…

RSF PLACARD FOR SATURDAY MARCH 29 , 2008 . HEALTH PROTEST MARCH / RSF BALLAD SESSION. ‘ORGANISERS of a rally for better healthcare being held in Dublin this weekend will be disappointed if at least 70,000 people do not turn … Continue reading

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ERNIE O’ MALLEY / SIXTY YEARS OF REPRESSION / OPERATIONAL COMMENTS.

Ernie O’Malley, pictured during his arrest in Dublin Castle in 1921 . He was using the alias ‘Bernard Stewart’ . ERNIE O’MALLEY : SOLDIER OF OGLAIGH na hEIREANN ……. Following the recent publication of O’Malley’s third book ‘Raids And Rallies’, … Continue reading

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EASTER MONDAY , GPO , DUBLIN : 92 YEARS AFTER THE EVENT….

IRISH REPUBLICANISM AND FOLKLORE : EASTER MONDAY , MARCH 24 , 2008 , AT THE GPO IN DUBLIN . Before the Republican Sinn Fein Easter Monday Commemoration at the GPO in Dublin got underway today , RSF members present , … Continue reading

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ARBOR HILL / DEANSGRANGE , EASTER SUNDAY , MARCH 23 , 2008 .

The card on the RSF Wreath which was laid at the Republican Plot at Arbor Hill Cemetery in Dublin today , Easter Sunday , March 23 , 2008 . Before travelling to Deansgrange Cemetery for the republican commemoration, a few … Continue reading

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BALBRIGGAN , COUNTY DUBLIN , WREATH-LAYING CEREMONY , SATURDAY MARCH 22 , 2008.

“RIC Head Constable Peter Burke and his brother, Sgt Michael Burke are attacked by the IRA in public house (Mrs Smith’s three miles outside Balbriggan, Co. Dublin) . In retaliation, the Auxiliaries carry out reprisals in Balbriggan killing two suspected … Continue reading

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REPUBLICAN EASTER COMMEMORATIONS , DUBLIN , 2008 .

EASTER COMMEMORATIONS , DUBLIN , 2008. ” The people were tired of the RIC and their overbearing , strutting tyranny . The ‘Law’ and the ‘Force’ . Yes , and the Crowbar and the Battering Ram . The Torch and … Continue reading

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