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Film Review: Jimmy’s Hall




Film: Jimmy’s Hall. Production Company: Sixteen Films and Element Productions. Director: Ken Loach Release date: 30th May 2014. Reviewer: Cathal Brennan Jimmy’s …

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The Molly Maguires




On the latest edition of the Irish History Show on Near FM John Dorney and I, Cathal Brennan, were very pleased to …

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Book Review – The Civic Guard Mutiny




Title: The Civic Guard Mutiny Author: Brian McCarthy Publisher: Mercier Press Date of Publication: 2012 ISBN: 978-1-78117-045-8 Price: €14.99 Reviewer: Cathal Brennan The …

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Interview: Irish Radicalism in Scotland




Recently we featured an article on the Kirkintilloch tragedy in 1937 in which ten Irish migrant workers in Scotland died. Here we look at another face …