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James Brophy.

Mrs. Brophy’s Late Husband




Shortly before James Brophy was killed in Dublin during Ireland’s War of Independence, an Irish immigrant of the same name disappeared from …

Frederick Engels as a young man.

Frederick Engels and Ireland




Aidan Beatty on Frederick Engels’ evolving views on Ireland and the Irish in the 19th century.   Give me two hundred thousand …

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 …