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Irish national foresters march

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 …

The bothy where the migrant workers died.

The Kirkintilloch Tragedy, 1937




Seventy-five years ago this month one of the biggest peace-time tragedies befell the Irish state when ten young migrant workers from Achill …

Dublin slums

Dublin in 1913




In this first of two interviews with Padraig Yeates, journalist, historian and author of Lockout: Dublin 1913, we talk about the Irish …