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Gerry Adams and Martin McGuinness in 1987.

Martin McGuinness 1950-2017




By John Dorney Martin McGuinness always cut a striking figure. From a youthful, blonde shaggy haired Provisional IRA commander in Derry in …

An image of the 'battle of Tallaght' in 1867.

The Fenians: An Overview




On the 150th anniversary of the Fenian Rebellion of 1867, John Dorney gives an overview of the Fenian movement. The word ‘Fenian’ …