" A wealth of information..."

"1169 And Counting is a wealth of information on our Republican past and present , and demonstrates how the Irish political landscape , like that of any nation, will never be a black and white issue..."

(From the ‘e-Thursday’ section of the ‘Business Week’ supplement of the ‘Irish Independent’ , 21st August 2008.)



This blog was listed as one of the 'Finalists' in the '2016 current affairs/politics' category of the Littlewoods Ireland blog awards - but we didn't win the award. But not to worry -thanks to everyone involved for getting us to the final stage of the competition and sure we'll try again the next time!

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

MAX QUOTES BORIS AND WE QUOTE OUR HISTORY...

VOTING AND THE 1916 RISING : NOT A MISINTERPRETATION, RATHER AN ATTEMPT AT MISDIRECTION.

Thinking of Arlene in Portlaoise Prison...Irish political prisoners in HM Prison, Welford Road, Leicester, England...an introduction to growing up in Long Kesh...voting and the 1916 Rising - not a misinterpretation, rather an attempt at misdirection...why you should 'Vote for Nobody' on Friday 26th February 2016...water tax 'bill' rising, interest in paying same, not...Max quotes Boris and we quote our history... - check back with us tomorrow, Wednesday 24th February 2016.

See you then, Sharon.