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British Royal Snobs are Simply Revolting Say New Yorkers

Denis Hamill, N.Y. Daily News columnist, published a right on the mark column on Buckingham Palace’s insistence that American reporters respect a certain dress code if they want to cover the N.Y. visit of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, … Continue reading

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Sinn Fein Wins Big in Ireland: Revolt Against Austerity upends Irish Politics

Last week, elections for all the local councils and for the European Parliament in both parts of Ireland upended the monopoly of the three establishment parties which have dominated Ireland for nine decades. Sinn Féin made huge, dramatic gains, and … Continue reading

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Irish Elections Coverage

Sinn Féin and An Phoblacht will provide comprehensive election coverage over the next three days with: – early tally results, – live video from the Belfast count centre today (Friday) every hour on the half hour and; – full count … Continue reading

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Gerry Adams has been informed of a “credible threat” against his life

SINN Fein – Gerry Adams has been informed of a “credible threat” against his life, the party’s Belfast Office has confirmed. A PSNI officer visited Mr Adams’s home last night and informed the Sinn Fein President’s family that a live … Continue reading

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Remembering Father Alec Reid who created the Irish peace process (VIDEO)

He was the priest of peace who wanted no glory or recognition By TIM PAT COOGAN, IrishCentral Contributing Writer Without Father Alec Reid there would never have been a peace process in Northern Ireland. Tim Pat Coogan remembers the priest … Continue reading

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Gerry Adams: We need a statutory process of truth recovery

August 11, 2013 Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams TD is speaking at today’s march and rally in west Belfast in support of the families of the Ballymurphy Massacre – 11 local people who were killed by the British Parachute regiment … Continue reading

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Mayor Ó Muilleoir: ” I will not be giving in to yesterday’s men”

  Belfast Mayor Máirtín Ó Muilleoir escorted away by police after attacks by loyalists Photo by Belfast Telegraph   Belfast’s Mayor, Sinn Fein’s Máirtín Ó Muilleoir, received a police escort away from angry Loyalist protesters at the reopening of a … Continue reading

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