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DUBLIN, 1913 : 146-DAY STRIKE BEGINS.

ON THIS DATE (26TH AUGUST) 107 YEARS AGO : A 146-DAY LOCKOUT BEGINS IN DUBLIN. On the 26th August, 1913 – 107 years ago on this date – at about 9.40am, drivers and conductors on Dublin trams stepped-out of their … Continue reading

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SEVEN MINUTES FIFTY SECONDS FOR A POSITIVE REAL ALTERNATIVE.

‘THERE WILL BE ANOTHER DAY…..’ By Peadar O’Donnell ; first published in January 1963. On December 17th , 1927, ‘An Phoblacht’ carried a report on Croveigh : ” Events that will test the nation’s conscience – evictions are threatened in … Continue reading

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