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Francis Donohoe

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LookLeft 24 is in Easons stores and hundreds of selected newsagents across the country now. Only €2.00/£1.50, the highlights of this issue include: Whose Rising was it anyway? The 1916 Easter Rising and its legacy is examined by – Sean Garland, Brian Hanley, Eilis Ryan and Tish GibbonsThe other 1916 –

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Young people painting a mural. It reads 'Connecting our imagination, how do we imagine a positive future?'
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Youth work has been targeted for cuts, a move that will ensure that the true social cost of austerity will only be fully revealed in decades to come, Francis Donohoe reports

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World

Mehmet Aksoy was born into a working-class Kurdish socialist family in Turkey and migrated to the UK at the age of four. He is a member of the Kurdish Youth Assembly in London and regularly visits Kurdistan. He talked to LookLeft about the current military and political struggle in the

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With a leadership that is politically appointed, an unwillingness to accept oversight and a history of conflict with working class communities, are the Gardaí providing an acceptable policing service? Francis Donohoe reports. Did high-ranking members of the Gardaí collude with a major drug importer to entrap small-time dealers while allowing

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Culture

Folk music pioneer and innovator Andy Irvine talks to LookLeft about traditional music from the Balkans to Belfast.

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World

Salam Ali is a member of the Central Committee of the Iraqi Communist Party, here he tells LookLeft about the current political situation in his country.

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News Features

Abortion dominated Irish politics in the Dail and on the streets this summer, Francis Donohoe reports. Over 200 pro-choice activists held a successful picket outside the Dublin headquarters of Youth Defence in late June.

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Following a trial by media, where fantastical CIA claims have been uncritically repeated, and background political intrigue, Sean Garland has been left with no possibility of a fair hearing in the United States, reports Francis Donohoe

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