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August 2013

Remembering the Lockout




Remembering the Dublin Lockout, one hundred years on. By John Dorney   The Lockout of 1913, the great strike that brought Dublin …

Opinion: Commemorating Kilmichael




Pádraig Óg Ó Ruairc on the pitfalls of commemorating the Kilmichael ambush. The Southern Star newspaper recently reported (3rd August 2013) that Cork …

The Rabble and the Republic




John Dorney looks at how the Irish separatist movement interacted with the population of the Dublin slums during the years of the Great War …