17 January 2008 Edition
17 January 2008
This week An Phoblacht details the reasons why Irish republicans are calling for a 'No' vote in the forthcoming referendum on the Lisbon Treaty. The referendum date has yet to be set but it is expected in May. This is another important milestone for democracy in Ireland and nothing less is at stake than the ability of the Irish people to determine our future politically and economically. It is vital that all Sinn Féin members and supporters are mobilised because this is a winnable referendum for the forces of progress. Free article
An Phoblacht Magazine
AN PHOBLACHT MAGAZINE:
- Don't miss your chance to get the first edition of 2019 published to coincide with the 100th anniversary of An Chéad Dáil and Soloheadbeg.
- In this edition Gerry Adams sets out the case for active abstentionism, Mícheál Mac Donncha takes us back to January 21st 1919, that fateful day after which here was no going back and Aengus Ó Snodaigh gives an account of the IRA attack carried out on the same day of the First Dáil, something that was to have a profound effect on the course of Irish history.
- There are also articles about the aftermath of the 8th amendment campaign, the Rise of the Right and the civil rights movement.