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1801, 2017

ELECTIONS A DISTRACTION FROM FAILURE OF PARTITION — 1916 SOCIETIES

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The 1916 Societies note the continuing political crisis in the Six Counties, which began with yet another in-house scandal at Stormont and has culminated since in the collapse of the Sinn Fein-DUP Coalition...

1401, 2017

VOLUNTEER SEAMUS MCGUINNESS REMEMBERED IN KILBEGGAN

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On Sunday 4th December, the Spirit of Irish Freedom Society concluded their programme of events for 2016 with a Commemoration and Wreath-laying Ceremony to IRA Volunteer Seamus McGuinness in Kilbeggan...

1201, 2017

‘THE TIME IS NOW RIGHT TO RESTORE THE REPUBLIC’ – SEAN BRESNAHAN

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On Saturday 7th January, the Matt Fitzpatrick Society Newtownbutler marked the 60th anniversary of Sean South and Fergal O'Hanlon. National PRO of the 1916 Societies, Sean Bresnahan, gave the main oration...

Everyone, Republican or otherwise, has their own particular part to play. No part is too great or too small; no one is too old or too young to do something.
Bobby Sands
If you strike us down now we shall rise again and renew the fight. You cannot conquer Ireland; you cannot extinguish the Irish passion for freedom. If our deed has not been sufficient to win freedom then our children will win it by a better deed.
PH Pearse