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David Beresford, author of the H-Blocks epic inside story

28 April 2016

David Beresford – the award-winning Guardian correspondent who wrote Ten Men Dead, the gripping and intensely moving inside story of the 1981 H-Blocks Hunger Strike – died on 22 April. Free article

Killing of prison officer is wrong, says Gerry Adams

2 November 2012

No rationale for armed groups in present circumstances, says Sinn Féin leader Free article

Kurdish hunger strikers could die within 10 days – Turkish Medical Association

1 November 2012

Sinn Féin signs petition to Turkish Prime Minister to save hunger strikers’ lives Free article

Killers of prison officer challenged to explain strategy

1 November 2012

Prison officer shot dead driving to work between Portadown and Lurgan on Thursday morning Free article

Video: Belfast fund-raiser for Gaza – 10 November, Emerald Roadhouse

30 October 2012

Irish Friends of Palestine fund-raising event in the Emerald Roadhouse, Belfast, on 10th November for the people of Gaza Free article

Inquest into killing of unarmed IRA Volunteer ends in controversy

30 October 2012

Allegations of inquest jury bias into RUC slaying of Pearse Jordan Free article

Noonan-Schäuble meeting: No clarity on bank deal as issue parked till 2013

29 October 2012

No evidence of any shift in the opposition of the German Government on the matter of legacy debt, says Pearse Doherty Free article

Derry IRA Volunteers remembered

29 October 2012

DERRY CITY saw one of the biggest turn-outs in years for a local republican commemoration when hundreds of people turned out in the rain on Sunday 28 October to mark the 25th anniversary of the deaths of IRA Volunteers Edward McSheffrey and Paddy Deery. Free article

Video: Sinn Féin calls for YES vote in children’s referendum as ‘a basis on which to build’

29 October 2012

Party says UN Convention on the Rights of the Child should be the minimum standard for children’s rights Free article

Catalan MEPs call for EU intervention over ‘threats of force’ by Madrid

26 October 2012

Catalonia’s Interior Minister tells police officers they are to take orders only from the Catalan Parliament in any conflict with Madrid 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

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An initiative for dialogue 

for reconciliation 

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