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Niall O’Dowd Exclusive for Irish Central: Gerry Adams on 1916 and the counter-revolution that followed

By Niall O’Dowd at Irish Central It is amazing to note that Gerry Adams, head of Sinn Féin, to the best of my research, has done very few interviews on 1916. Arguably, the Sinn Féin leader’s opinion on that revolutionary … Continue reading

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2016 ‘a year for National Renewal, Hope and Political Progress’ – Adams

2016, the 1916 centenary year, is “time to stand up… a unique opportunity to begin the work of positively transforming Irish politics and society to reflect the revolutionary vision of Easter Week”, Sinn Féin Leader Gerry Adams TD has said … Continue reading

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Burton has nothing in common with men and women of 1916 – Adams

Sinn Féin Leader Gerry Adams TD has responded this evening to an attack on his party by Tánaiste and Labour Party Leader Joan Burton. Speaking from Cork where he will attend tomorrow’s re-interment of Thomas Kent, Gerry Adams said: “Joan … Continue reading

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Decision to rewrite the Proclamation described as a bad joke

[For those unfamiliar – The Easter Proclamation is the precise equivalent for Ireland that the Declaration of Independence is for the U.S.  As bad as Bush and Obama have been, they never went quite this far – can you imagine … Continue reading

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Commemorate The Easter Rising, Restore Sovereignty – Enact Glass-Steagall

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