Monthly Archives: March 2012

IMF-EU SHARKS MOVING IN FOR THE KILL:VOTE ‘NO’ ON 31ST MAY 2012.

‘THERE WILL BE ANOTHER DAY…..’ By Peadar O’Donnell ; first published in January 1963. Eamon de Valera was the standard-bearer for the young people in the struggle for the Republic : he was the great heroic figure of the period … Continue reading

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MISSING THE BIGGER PICTURE – BERTIE AHERN AND THE MAHON TRIBUNAL.

A POLITICAL MAFIA. Whilst the newspapers , radio and TV news bulletins are overflowing (and rightly so , in our opinion) with items concerning the connections between the findings of the Mahon Tribunal (‘…endemic corruption in the body politic..’) – … Continue reading

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ANOTHER DAY / BERRY PAPERS / STATE MINISTERS EXEMPT FROM HOUSEHOLD TAX.

‘THERE WILL BE ANOTHER DAY…..’ By Peadar O’Donnell ; first published in January 1963. Arthur Griffith wrote of James Fintan Lalor that he was a land reformer who tried to throw the agrarian struggle across the nation’s road to freedom. … Continue reading

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GIRL POWER IN DUBLIN : THURSDAY 22ND MARCH 2012 !

HERE COME THE GIRLS…..! Good to see this , and about time , too : a friend of mine , Dolores (Hi, Womble!) , whom I know from my ‘life’ outside politics (such as it is!) was ‘talking’ on ‘Facebook’ … Continue reading

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ANOTHER DAY / BERRY PAPERS / GILMORE HYPOCRISY / MONTHLY RAFFLE.

‘THERE WILL BE ANOTHER DAY…..’ By Peadar O’Donnell ; first published in January 1963. The greatest barrier to Mellow’s appeal was not the confusion of the times , nor the late hour of its release, but the climate of ‘innocence’ … Continue reading

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AN ‘ABOUT-TURN’ BY A POLITICAL HYPOCRITE.

HE SAID WHAT …..!! A wee ‘teaser’ here for a piece we’ll be posting tomorrow evening (Wednesday 14th March 2012) , concerning the leader of one of the political parties in Leinster House ; the man in question currently leads … Continue reading

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ANOTHER DAY / BERRY PAPERS / MARY WARD SPEECH.

‘THERE WILL BE ANOTHER DAY…..’ By Peadar O’Donnell ; first published in January 1963. ” We are forced to recognise ,” wrote Liam Mellows , ” that the commercial interests and the merchants are on the side of the Treaty. … Continue reading

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