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16 08, 2017

CORK WELCOMES CHILDREN FROM THE GAZA STRIP

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On the 28th July, the Al Helal football club from Gaza travelled to Ireland for a 10 day visit. The visit was organised by Gaza Action Ireland as part of a respite programme that gives children time away from the region’s hostilities...

15 08, 2017

‘Two States – One System’ Does Not A Republic Make

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Irish Republicans should view with alarm, if not necessarily surprise, the recent musings of Sinn Féin opinion-shaper and party hack Jarlath Kearney on the future trajectory of constitutional change in Ireland...

10 08, 2017

WALK IN COMMEMORATION OF AHERN AND MCELWAIN

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On Saturday the 29th July the Matt Fitzpatrick 1916 Society held a very successful commemoration walk for Volunteers Seamus McElwain and Tony Ahern...

1 07, 2017

SOCIETIES ACROSS ULSTER RENEW DEMANDS FOR IRISH UNITY

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Members of the the Thomas Ashe Society Omagh, the Rising Phoenix Society Derry City, the James Connolly Society Monaghan and the Sean MacDiarmada Society Fermanagh erected a number of billboards over the weekend past calling for 'Irish Unity Now', this in response to the British Government's triggering of Article 50 and the imminent negotiations to effect its withdrawal from the EU...

27 06, 2017

‘THE THREE VOLUNTEERS’ REMEMBERED IN OMAGH

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On Sunday 25th June, the Thomas Ashe Society held their fifth annual commemoration in remembrance of 'The Three Volunteers' – IRA Óglaigh Paddy Carty, Sean Loughran and Dermot Crowley – on the Gortin Road in Omagh...