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Black 47 band pic
Culture

During a recent visit home Joe Mooney caught up with seminal Irish-American group Black 47’s lead singer Larry Kirwan.

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Chartist Mural
HistoryTradition

Alexander O’Fhailghigh on the politics of the Irish working class in early 19th century Scotland.

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Election count centre
News Features

The 2014 local elections in the Republic should offer an opportunity for the left to make major gains but are they capable of taking advantage, Dara McHugh and Kevin Squires report.

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Wind turbines.
Left DebateOpinion

Developing renewable energy rather than nuclear is the sensible option, writes John Barry.

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Nuclear plant looking lovely
Left DebateOpinion

Nuclear energy is safer and less environmentally harmful than most of its alternatives, writes Gavin Mendel-Gleason.

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Burning of Cork
CultureReviews

The popular story of how most of Ireland gained independence from Britain has the virtue of simplicity.

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Conor McCabe
ForumOpinion

Know your enemy and your aims, demands Conor McCabe  

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John Lowry profile
ForumOpinion

The theme of a recent debate among representatives of Left parties was did Ireland need a new one; here John Lowry gives his view.  

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Irish Citizens Army in formation outside Liberty Hall. The banner reads 'we serve neither King nor Kaiser but Ireland'.
HistoryTradition

In November 1913 the worlds of class struggle and nationalism collided in dramatic fashion at the launch of the Irish Volunteers, writes Brian Hanley

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Anne Finnegan profile
ForumOpinion

The ASTI stands alone in opposing Government attempts to enforce cuts to public sector workers terms of employment but where is the dispute heading asks Anne Finnegan.

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