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TOO LITTLE AND TOO LATE TO ACKNOWLEDGE THE ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM…..

GARDA INVESTIGATIONS. Garda to appear in court on assault charges this month. By Liz Walsh, from ‘Magill’ magazine, October 1998. A former garda is due in court later this month, charged with assaulting a prisoner in his custody in the … Continue reading

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‘REPUBLICANS’ AND “THE DÁIL AND NORTHERN IRELAND”. AND BLACK AND TANS EXPOSED!

MEAT EXPORTERS AND INSURANCE……. Michael Noonan (left), the Fine Gael spokesperson on Finance and former (State) Minister for Health, spoke on the export credit insurance issue. His remarks were based largely on John Bruton’s speech (in Leinster House) in September … Continue reading

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BRITS AND ‘BLOODY SUNDAY’ : FAIR WARNING RATHER THAN FAIR PLAY.

‘THERE WILL BE ANOTHER DAY…..’ By Peadar O’Donnell ; first published in January 1963. Charles Stewart Parnell sat in private talks with leaders of the weak trade union movement in Galway. Once the landlord phase was over, trade union leaders … Continue reading

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THAT WOULD BE AN ECUMENICAL MATTER…

‘THERE WILL BE ANOTHER DAY…..’ By Peadar O’Donnell ; first published in January 1963. Free State Senator Mrs Wyse-Power asked Ernest Blythe where , in the Treaty, it was stipulated that land annuities should be paid to Britain. Blythe told … Continue reading

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