ap nov 2017 200dpi

Irish America must re-mobilise in defence of the Good Friday Agreement

16 March 2018

In this article, Sinn Féin National Chairperson Declan Kearney writes about his recent visit to San Francisco to update Irish Americans on the challenges in the political process and urges Irish American to campaign once again to defend the ethos of the Good Friday Agreement at this critical juncture, 20 years on from the signing of the historic accord. Free article

Cork Sinn Féin housing campaign brought to Mahon

30 September 2010

THE numbers on the housing list in Cork City could reach 10,000 by the end of the year – and City Hall will face a series of protests unless the council takes radical action to tackle the housing crisis, Sinn Féin Councillor Chris O’Leary told a well-attended meeting on the issue at Mahon Community Centre on Tuesday night.

The meeting was the second in a series of public meetings... Free article

FEPS/TASC Conference: ‘Towards Recovery’ – October 23 @ Croke Park

30 September 2010



Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS) and TASC

Registration necessary

Saturday 23rd October in Croke Park, Dublin

Full programme and list of speakers


The following speakers are among those already confirmed:-

  • Prof Bernadette Andreosso - Director of the Euro-Asia Centre at the University of Limerick
  • Pervenche... Free article

Sinn Féin only party in the Dáil fighting cuts, says Aengus Ó Snodaigh

29 September 2010

SPEAKING  after attending the Irish Congress of Trades Unions rally at the Dáil today in opposition to cutbacks, Sinn Féin spokesperson on Social Protection Aengus Ó Snodaigh TD said Sinn Féin is the only voice in the Dáil that is opposing cutbacks.

He said:

Both Fine Gael and Labour have signed up to cutting €3billion out of the economy annually for the next three years up... Free article

Jobs, Not Cuts – Rallies in Dublin, Derry and Belfast on Wednesday

28 September 2010

European Trade Union Confederation


Supported by the Irish Congress of Trade Unions and Sinn Féin

Wednesday 29th September


Assemble 12:30pm – Rally at Dáil 1pm


Assemble 12:30pm – Rally 1pm to 2pm


Assemble 12:30pm – Rally 1pm to 2pm

Spare a thought for Brian Lenihan

27 September 2010

SPARE a thought for Brian Lenihan this week. Shouldering the ailing coalition, saving the economy (or not) and now taking on the international media.

Last Friday, September 24th, Lenihan said:

There is a tendency to paint black-and-white pictures, to overstate difficulties, to use sometimes emotive language. And, God knows, our problems are bad enough without exaggerating... Free article

Witch Watch: Where is Christine O'Donnell's Irish connection?

25 September 2010

THREE critical things about would-be Delaware senator, Tea Party activist and Christian conservative Christine O'Donnell – hailed in the United States as another Sarah Palin – merit comment this week.

The first is the release by US comedian and cable TV talk show host Bill Maher of a never-before-broadcast 1999 video of O'Donnell telling of how she 'dabbled in witchcraft'.... Free article

‘Sligo’s Noble Six’ commemoration: Lislahelly, Glencar, Sunday at 12 noon.

23 September 2010

NORTH SLIGO Sinn Féin have announced that a wreath-laying ceremony in remembrance of ‘Sligo’s Noble Six’ takes place at Lislahelly, Glencar, on Sunday 26th September at 12 noon.

The main oration will be given by Leitrim Sinn Féin Councillor Michael Colreavy.

Local republicans organising the event would like to encourage everyone to come along.

2010 marks the 88th anniversary of... Free article

Friday & Saturday: First Annual An Phoblacht Autumn School

22 September 2010

THE VERY FIRST An Phoblacht Autumn School is taking place this Friday and Saturday in West Cork with a range of speakers and events on the theme 'Time to Change Ireland – Tá sé in am Eirinn a Athrú'.

The North’s Minister for Regional Development, Conor Murphy MP, MLA, will officially open the school on Friday.

Guest speakers over the weekend include All-Ireland Cork hurler Dónal... Free article

Page 389 of 412

Follow us on Facebook

An Phoblacht on Twitter

Premium Online Service For Only €10 Per Year

For less than €1 a month, you get An Phoblacht’s Premium Online Service. Sign up today!


  • Full access to all An Phoblacht articles
  • Interactive online PDF Booklet of each edition
  • Access to our historic Archives
  • Discounts for the Online Sinn Féin Shop

Only €10 Per
Year Get It Here

Uncomfortable Conversations 

uncomfortable Conversations book2

An initiative for dialogue 

for reconciliation 

— — — — — — —

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

An Phoblacht
44 Parnell Sq.
Dublin 1

Powered by Phoenix Media Group