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Monday, February 01, 2016
WHITENING IRISH BONES RISE AS WITNESSES...
...FROM THE CABINS AND THE DITCHES.
HM Prison Gartree, HM Prison Long Lartin and HM Prison Durham - names and numbers of Irish republican prisoners detained there...this is the 'key' to a better cake - one which will open doors for you. But beware of where exactly it is that those doors lead to...this famous lady, a mother of an Irish 'celebrity', died while her son was in prison but he was refused compassionate parole and, to make matters worse, there was no money for a proper burial - her remains were placed, without a headstone, 'anonymously in common ground'......this Irish hero witnessed his family being evicted and their dwelling destroyed and, forced to work to sustain his now-homeless clan, he lost an arm in an industrial action - all before he reached his teenage years. But that didn't stop him campaigning against British interference in Irish affairs.... MORE on Wednesday 3rd February 2016.