Podcast: Executions during the Irish Civil War

Cathal Brennan and John Dorney discuss the Government policy of execution during the Civil War of 1922-23. See also this article on the subject. First broadcast on the Irish History Show.     http://irishhistoryshow.ie/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/CivilWarExecutions.mp3 We discuss: The precedent for the use of the death penalty for ‘political crimes’ in British …