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‘SOCIALIST REPUBLICANS’ OPPOSE UNJUST TAXES. THEN COMPLY WITH THEM.

PASSPORTS FOR INVESTMENT…. Jim Higgins, Fine Gael spokesman on Justice and former government Chief Whip, presented the clearest exposition so far of the passports for investment scheme in his speech to the Dáil (sic) on September 11, 1997. From ‘Magill’ … Continue reading

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10TH JULY 1917 : 96 YEARS AGO ON THIS DATE…..

‘THERE WILL BE ANOTHER DAY…..’ By Peadar O’Donnell ; first published in January 1963. I did not feel like cheering when I left Hogan’s office. I must wire Phil McCauley this news, before others got time to shout it at … Continue reading

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LOOKING OUT IN COMFORT FROM THE LONG GRASS.

A NATION OF DOCILE , OBEDIENT SHIT-TAKERS. From ‘The Daily Star’ newspaper , December 2012 : he was right then and he’s still right, unfortunately. “There’s no doubt they have us where they want us. We seem to have become … 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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