John Callow Published by GMB and RMT €20 The figure of James Connolly towers over Irish socialist theory and action. In this book Professor John Callow explores Connolly’s life and the development of his ideas during the writing of the The Reconquest of Ireland. There is a shared introduction by
The popular story of how most of Ireland gained independence from Britain has the virtue of simplicity.
Brian Whelan interviews the authors of a new book from Verso Press exploring the complex, contradictory ways in which punk has interacted with the politics of race. From its birth punk rock has been obsessed with identity, exploding into the mainstream in the late 70s with filth and fury proudly