" 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.)



IRISH BLOG AWARDS 2017 - ooops! It seems that our entry application was "not completed in time to be considered.." (?) and, as such, we are not now in the running. But we wish all the best to the successful entrants and to the organisers, and we hope all goes well for them on the day!


Tuesday, March 01, 2016

SPOILED VOTES, TRAITORS AND AUSTERITY.

LEINSTER HOUSE ELITE BARTER WITH EACH OTHER OVER SHARING FINANCES GENERATED BY THE STATE CITIZENS.

"None of the above - the system is corrupt!" - a spoiled ballot paper (pictured, left) from the 26-County election, Friday, 26th February 2016.

Two that won and one that lost have their 'achievements' added to their 26th February 2016 posters...starting over in Portlaoise Prison...two IRA Blanketmen from the 1980's...Jim McCann writes from Long Kesh...British PM verbally nods towards British misrule in Ireland...British 'Direct Ruler' in Ireland confirms they are "not neutral"...ex-republican declares that "partition is unravelling"...Padraig Pearse in Brooklyn, New York, commemorates Robert Emmet ; see this blog, Wednesday 2nd March 2016.

Thanks for reading, Sharon.