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3 May 1916 – Executions of the Rising leaders begin

3 May 2016

First of the leaders of the Rising to be executed by British Army firing squad – 3 May 1916 Free article

1913-2013 – Dún Laoghaire 1913 Lockout Commemoration Weekend

13 August 2013

Weekend of Lockout 1913 events lined up for 22 to 25 August. Free article

Wreaths laid for Newry Volunteers – Óglaigh Brendan Watters and Colm Murtagh

12 August 2013

Courageous republicans remembered by Sinn Féin Free article

'Blackfish' – Movie Review

12 August 2013

Hard-hitting documentary looks into the recent tragic death of orca whale trainer Dawn Brancheau at SeaWorld Orlando and the morality of keeping these creatures in captivity Free article

Crisis over Secretary of State's bid to block information on conflict killings by British forces

12 August 2013

Powers of ministers threatened by late-night injunction by British Secretary of State and PSNI Chief Constable preventing information in conflict-related killings being shared Free article

Dublin Central TDs call on Minister Phil Hogan to meet community workers’ union

12 August 2013

Dublin Central TDs Mary Lou McDonald of Sinn Féin and Maureen O’Sullivan (Independent) sign SIPTU petition calling on Minister Phil Hogan to respect community sector workers and meet their union Free article

Portlaoise Prison Officer Brian Stack – statement from Gerry Adams TD

9 August 2013

A former IRA leader’s meeting with Gerry Adams and the family of prison officer revealed that republicans were responsible for shooting in 1983 Free article

Castlederg – Protest by nationalists cancelled to help ease tensions

9 August 2013

Castlederg on Saturday sees 19th loyal order parade in Tyrone town this year – Sunday’s 'Tyrone Volunteers Day' will be the first republican one Free article

From the H-Blocks of Long Kesh to Monaghan – The Spirit of Freedom is burning bright

8 August 2013

Ex-prisoner and An Phoblacht photo-journalist Peadar Whelan looks back at the National Hunger Strike Commemoration in Monaghan last weekend Free article

Short Strand – DUP and UUP leaders’ joint statement gets an angry response

8 August 2013

Local Sinn Féin Councilor Niall Ó Donnghaile lays down challenge to DUP leader Peter Robinson Free article

DUP leader on Belfast City Council won’t talk to Sinn Féin elected councillors

7 August 2013

DUP Councillor William Humphrey ‘seems locked in a pre-Peace Process time warp’, says Jim McVeigh Free article

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Special 1916 Centenary Edition




• Introduction by Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams 

• 1916 Ceannairí  | Biographies of the leading men and women who took part in the Rising

• Seven Days, Seven Men, Seven Hills | By Éamonn Mac Thomáis, republican activist, writer and historian

• Women in struggle | by Máire Comerford, a lifelong republican who witnessed central events in 1916-23

• Chronology of events 

• Map and description of the main battles and major events

• The Rising outside Dublin

• Stop press! Censorship and the media reaction to Easter 1916

• Roger Casement | 1916 rebel and a national hero on the Faroe Islands

• Internationalists in the Easter Rising | Scandinavian rebels in the GPO and ANZAC troops in Trinity College

Special rate available for orders of 10 and over

Uncomfortable Conversations 

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An initiative for dialogue 

for reconciliation 

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Contributions from key figures in the churches, academia and wider civic society as well as senior republican figures


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