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Sinn Féin to nominate ‘An Phoblacht’ former editor as Mayor of Dublin

22 June 2017

Councillor Mícheál Mac Donncha’s name to be put forward at Monday’s AGM for Ardmhéara Free article

Republican ex-prisoners meet to discuss their issues and immunity drive for British forces

23 May 2017

Series of meetings being arranged by Coiste na nIarchimí, the ex-prisoners’ network Free article

Raymond McCreesh and Patsy O’Hara – Died on hunger strike in the H-Blocks of Long Kesh, 21 May 1981

21 May 2017

THURSDAY, 21 MAY 1981, witnessed the deaths of two more Hunger Strikers. Raymond McCreesh passed away at 2:30am. That evening, Patsy O’Hara died. The deaths of Raymond and Patsy – who had started the strike on the same day, died on the same day and were born within a fortnight of each other in February 1957 – marked a critical escalation in the prison struggle as well as the struggle outside the prisons walls. Free article

Tamils in Derry mark anniversary of Sri Lanka’s massacre of up to 70,000 people

19 May 2017

Group meets Martina Anderson MEP and human rights campaigners Free article

Maghaberry Prison issues and Tony Taylor discussed at Dáil by TDs and Sinn Féin leaders

18 May 2017

Continuing detention of Tony Taylor, search regime and mental health issues raised Free article

‘We need a change of Government, not just a change of Taoiseach’ – Gerry Adams

17 May 2017

Enda Kenny came to power promising a democratic revolution but leaving a legacy of crisis, chaos and unaccountability Free article

Tory Brexit agenda incompatible with Good Friday Agreement, MEP tells EU chiefs

17 May 2017

Martina Anderson meets key EU figures involved in Brexit negotiations Free article

Belfast Feminist Network condemns Arlene Foster for sexist comments about Michelle O’Neill

16 May 2017

“The idea that women who care ‘too much’ about their appearance are just pretty faces and not to be taken seriously is a classic sexist view” Free article

Sexism storm rains down on DUP leader’s head

15 May 2017

‘There is no right or wrong way to look, and women are in positions of leadership because we belong, representing everyone equally’ – Michelle O’Neill Free article

Palestine flag over Dublin City Hall – ‘The Irish Times’ didn’t print this letter

15 May 2017

Sinn Féin Dublin City Councillor Mícheál Mac Donncha writes back Free article

Francis Hughes – Died on 12 May 1981 on hunger strike in the H-Blocks

12 May 2017

The death of Francis Hughes at the age of 25 on hunger strike in the H-Blocks of Long Kesh saw not the end of a legend but a new chapter in what was, by any measure, the story of one of the most fearless and tenacious guerrilla fighters of the 20th Century and of the Irish Republican Army. Free article

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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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