6 January 2005 Edition
6 January 2005
2004 saw many natural disasters, including earthquakes, cyclones, hurricanes, storms and floods, but nothing during the year could have prepared us for the catastrophic tsunami that struck Asia on St Stephen's Day. The giant waves, sparked by an underwater earthquake, hit with such power that within minutes, over 150,000 people died and millions of people's lives were destroyed. Aid agencies are predicting that its destructive effects will be felt for many years to come. Free article
An Phoblacht Magazine
AN PHOBLACHT MAGAZINE:
- Don't miss your chance to get the second edition of the 2019 magazine, published to coincide with Easter Week
- This special edition which focuses on Irish Unity, features articles by Pearse Doherty, Dr Thomas Paul and Martina Anderson.
- Pearse sets out the argument for an United Ireland Economy whilst Pat Sheehan makes the case for a universally free all-island health service.
- Other articles include, ‘Ceist teanga in Éirinn Aontaithe’, ‘Getting to a new Ireland’ and ‘Ireland 1918-22: The people’s revolution’.