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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

Eoin Ó Broin had a dream . . .

25 April 2016

Sinn Féin Ard Fheis 2016 Free article

National Youth Council nominee Fintan Warfield tops poll in Seanad election for Sinn Féin

25 April 2016

Young LGBT activist speaks of his pride in being elected during 1916 Rising centenary Free article

In photos: Reclaim the Vision of 1916 rally

25 April 2016

Tens of thousands take part in citizens' event to remember 1916 Easter Rising Free article

Fine Gael/Fianna Fáil can phone Sinn Féin but republicans won't prop them up in power

25 April 2016

Both Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael need to state very clearly where each of them stands on water charges and Irish Water Free article

Remembering 1981 – Days to live

25 April 2016

From An Phoblacht/Republican News, Saturday 25 April 1981 Free article

Vision of 1916 as relevant 100 years later – Martin McGuinness at GPO on Rising centenary

24 April 2016

The challenge for all of us is to complete the work of the heroes of 1916, Sinn Féin leader says Free article

'Up the Rebels!' – Basque leader Otegi historic address in Dublin

23 April 2016

Thousands packed into the Convention Centre Dublin to hear the freed Basque leader speak Free article

Homeless RTÉ TV star thanks Pádraig Pearse for ‘instilling the passion to fight’

23 April 2016

Erica Fleming – 298 days living in ‘temporary accommodation’ addresses Sinn Féin Ard Fheis Free article

Gaeil iad fhéin . . .

23 April 2016

An Éirí Amach agus ath-Ghaelú na hÉireann Free article

Easter Week 1916 as it unfolded

23 April 2016

Based on an original article by Shane Mac Thomáis 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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