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85,000 march against Water Charges in Dublin

29 August 2015

Huge numbers at Right2Water rally opposing household Water Charges Free article

Tánaiste's Dáil distortion of facts about Ballymurphy Massacre

16 July 2015

How can we take Government's assurance to families seriously? Free article

Government challenged to stand up for victims of Ballymurphy massacre

15 July 2015

Families of 11 people murdered in British Army shooting rampage of 1971 in Leinster House to demand justice Free article

Government's water charges plan "in tatters" as public reject tax

15 July 2015

Barrage of boos from Fine Gael and Labour backbenchers attempts to drown-out Mary Lou McDonald as she confronts Taoiseach over unfair tax Free article

Coalition for reconciliation is essential, Declan Kearney tells Westminster audience

14 July 2015

Sinn Féin National Chairperson Declan Kearney addressed a major reconciliation event in Westminster Free article

Irish Government ministers seek to rewrite history on Greek referendum – Senator David Cullinane

14 July 2015

The Sinn Féin senator said the mistake was on the part of the Irish Government who sided with the big power bloc in Europe and not the Greek people Free article

Orange and unionist leaders abdicate responsibility after fuelling tensions over parades rulings on Twelfth

14 July 2015

16-year-old woman hit by car and dozens of PSNI officers injured by unionist rioters Free article

Martin Hurson — Died on 13 July 1981 after 46 days on hunger strike in the H-Blocks of Long Kesh

13 July 2015

THE death of IRA Volunteer Martin Hurson on 13 July 1981, after 46 days on the Hunger Strike, was unexpected. The suddenness of his death, coming only five days after that of Joe McDonnell, came as a shock since two other Hunger Strikers – Kieran Doherty and Kevin Lynch – had been almost a week on hunger strike ahead of Martin. Free article

The Irish Volunteer - Óglach na hÉireann Volume 2 - Number 31

10 July 2015

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

Tory Westminster Budget will hit North's low-paid, families and children particularly hard

9 July 2015

Millionaire Cabinet's cuts slated by Sinn Féin spokespersons Free article

Joe McDonnell – Died on July 8th 1981 on hunger strike in the H-Blocks of Long Kesh

8 July 2015

IRA Volunteer and Hunger Striker Joe McDonnell, from Lenadoon in west Belfast, passed away at 5:15am on Wednesday 8 July 1981 after 61 agonising days on the Hunger Strike. His wife Goretti had maintained an almost constant vigil by his side but, with a callous act of disregard for her feelings when he died, the RUC called her in, ostensibly to identify the body. Free article

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Uncomfortable Conversations 

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An initiative for dialogue 

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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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