" 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!

Monday, March 21, 2016

WESTMINSTER 'LORD' ALL BUT APOLOGISES TO THE IRISH FOR BRITISH INTERFERENCE...

FREE STATERS AND 1916 - DIVESTED OF MORAL REFERENCE POINTS.

An extra finger in Cage 9, Long Kesh (pictured, left)...Kilmainham Jail at dawn, with the martyrs looking on...fighting the rocks and shallows of this world, from Portlaoise Prison....Ex-Free State army member claims statement falsified...a 'black-and-white' admission of guilt re mistreating the Irish...1847 - the dispossessed assist the dispossessed...Ireland, 1926 - arse-muscles get organised and sh1t on the rest of us!...3 men, 3 words and 3 months in jail...

..see this blog, Wednesday 23rd March 2016.

Thanks for dropping by, Sharon.