an phoblacht July 2014

Film — The Howth Gun-Running of 1914

22 July 2014

The first in a series of short documentaries by An Phoblacht 'Roads To Revolution 1916 - The Landing of the Asgard' Free article

‘Mrs Brown’ backs campaign to save Moore Street 1916 site

24 June 2014

Brendan O’Carroll and wife Jenny Gibney say: ‘Letting Moore Street go would be like knocking down Kilmainham Jail’ Free article

Fianna Fáil turmoil as only MEP joins Tory eurosceptic group

24 June 2014

Poll-topper Brian Crowley joins European Conservatives in defiance of party leader Mícheál Martin Free article

South Armagh Annual Volunteers Day

23 June 2014

Hundreds honour memory of south Armagh’s fallen fighters Free article

The Irish Volunteer - Volume 1 - Number 20

20 June 2014

The Irish Volunteer - Óglach na hÉireann Volume 1 - Number 20 newspaper, first published 20th June 1914. Free article

Sinn Féin MEPs’ solidarity with Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike

20 June 2014

MEPs call on EU Foreign Affairs Chief Catherine Ashton and Council President Herman Van Rompuy to publicly condemn Israel's use of ‘administrative detention’ Free article

Video - Candlelit vigil marks 20th anniversary of Loughinisland massacre

19 June 2014

State agencies accused of concerted attempt to cover up the role of police and British intelligence in the planning and execution of massacre Free article

'Investigation into attempt on my life incomplete,' says Gerry Adams

19 June 2014

Gerry Adams asks Police Ombudsman to set aside report until access is granted to British military and intelligence files Free article

Ulster Unionist Party pressed after intimidation forces Nigerian out of home

18 June 2014

Racists intimidating a Nigerian charity worker from his east Belfast home echo UUP election slogan Free article

US trade union event on Famine, Lockout and H-Blocks Hunger Strikes

17 June 2014

200 attend New York two-day Irish history and cultural series organised by International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Free article

2014 Wolfe Tone commemoration – 'We want to change Ireland'

17 June 2014

Thousands commemorate United Irishman leader and hear Gerry Adams set out radical vision for a new republic Free article

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The Irish Volunteer — tOglách na hÉireann was first published on 7 February 1914 and every week until 22 April 1916, just days before the Easter Rising.

Acting as the official newspaper of the Irish Volunteers it outlined the political views of the leadership and reported on the and important events, such as the Howth Gun Running of 1914.

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