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A regular refrain from apologists for the activities of the Catholic Church in Ireland is that people were largely unaware of its gross abuse of marginalised members of the working class or at least unsure of the illegality of its behaviour.

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The suffering inflicted on generations of women and children by Catholic Religious Orders in Ireland also resulted in vast profits for these organisations, reports Francis Donohoe.

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The Dublin Housing Action Committee has an honoured place in the history of the Irish Left. Francis Donohoe presents a brief overview of the campaign.

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Martin McGuinness, Political Strategy and the Civil Rights Movement

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Bean na hEireann
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Constance Markievicz Rosie Hackett Elizabeth O’Farrell Margaret Skinnider Kathleen Lynn

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Billy McBurney
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Famed music producer, political activist and Outlet Records founder, Billy McBurney, died at the age of 84 on 10th February.

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Kevin McMahon
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Although born in London, Kevin was brought up on the northside of Dublin.

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Liam Clarke
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The son of a Presbyterian Minister, Liam Clarke joined the Republican Clubs while a student in the early 1970s.

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Eoin O’Mahony reports on a discussion with Loyalist ex-prisoners on the memory of 1916.

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Historian Brian Hanley critically appraises the 1916 Rising and argues that it should be remembered for what it was, not what we might wish it to have been.

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