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The Purloined Letter of History: From Genoa to Galway – Columbus’ Visit to Galway

on these shores around 1477 the genoese sailor cristoforo colombo found sure signs of land beyond the atlantic la citta di genova alla citta de galway 29.vi.1992. ar an gcladach seo thar timpeall 1477 taibhsiodh don mairéalach cristoforo colombo as … Continue reading

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​FLASH—Change of mood in Ireland ahead of “Austerity Treaty” referendum – Where is the poster boy for austerity now?

At least 7 thousand demonstrators took to the streets of Galway City on Saturday, April 14, to protest the coalition Government’s austerity program.  Many proceeded to the conference hall where the junior coalition partners, the Labour Party, were holding their … Continue reading

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