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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

1916 leaders' Republic was 32 counties – not just 26

23 April 2016

The argument that we cannot afford a united Ireland is a flawed one, Border counties MEP Matt Carthy tells Sinn Féin Ard Fheis Free article

Women’s role made 1916 Rising truly revolutionary

23 April 2016

With the exception of Constance Markievicz, the role of women in the 1916 Rising was largely forgotten for many years – around 220 women took part in the Rising, acting as couriers, dispatch carriers, snipers as well as providing medical care to the wounded Free article

Cuban leadership thanks Sinn Féin for its 'support for the Cuban cause'

22 April 2016

Cuban Ambassador to Ireland thanks party for its support for Cuba and opposition on international stage to illegal blockade of the island nation Free article

Palestinian President describes Easter Rising as 'courageous and legitimate'

22 April 2016

Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO) leader Mahmoud Abbas video message to Sinn Féin Ard Fheis 2016 in Dublin Free article

‘Welcome to Dublin, the city that fought the Empire’ – Mary Lou McDonald tells Sinn Féin Ard Fheis

22 April 2016

Dublin Establishment need to set out how they plan to make the Republic of 1916 a reality Free article

Ó pheann an Phiarsaigh

22 April 2016

Scríobhneoir cumasach ab ea Pádraig Mac Piarais – bhí sé mar eagarthóir ar nuachtán Conradh na Gaeilge An Claidheamh Soluis ó 1903 go dtí 1909 Free article

I’m proud of our record in Government, Martin McGuinness tells Sinn Féin Ard Fheis

22 April 2016

Sinn Féin ministers have led from the front in terms of protecting frontline services and bringing equality to the heart of Government Free article

Reconciliation requires partnership, Declan Kearney tells Sinn Féin Ard Fheis

22 April 2016

Republicans have stretched and challenged themselves to develop the Peace Process Free article

Water charges, health and 'Building the Peace' to open Sinn Féin Ard Fheis in Dublin Friday evening

22 April 2016

Martin McGuinness and Mary Lou McDonald to give keynote addresses – Gerry Adams's Presidential address live on RTÉ TV Saturday 8:30pm #SFAF16 Free article

The Irish Volunteer - Óglach na hÉireann, Volume 2 - Number 72

22 April 2016

Series by Mícheál Mac Donncha chronicling the road to the 1916 Rising as seen through the pages of An tÓglach – The Irish Volunteer from 24 April 1915 to 22 April 1916 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 

uncomfortable Conversations book2

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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