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February 2012

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A stroll through Jewish Dublin

 A glance at part of Dublin’s past and present, by John Dorney. The South Circular Road in Dublin looks like what you’d …

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Film Review: The Enigma of Frank Ryan

Director: Des Bell   Historical Consultant: Fearghal McGarry   Starring: Dara Devaney, Mia Gallagher, Barry Barnes, Frankie McCafferty,   Reviewer: John Dorney …


Commemorating the Lockout

John Dorney reports on the 1913 Commemoration Committee – gearing up for the centenary of the Dublin Lockout of 1913. It will …

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The Curious Career of Herbert Moore Pim

Cathal Brennan looks at the eccentric political career of Herbert Moore Pim, Quaker, Catholic, Republican, loyalist, fascist, bohemian and occult fiction writer.   …