An Phoblacht – April Edition now out March 28, 2014Posted by WorldbyStorm in An Phoblacht, Culture, Economy, Irish Politics, The Left.
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IN THE APRIL 2014 ISSUE
Another Garda scandal
Justice Minister should ‘walk the plank’
Shatter should walk the plank – Fresh Garda scandal rocks Irish Government – Revelation that police station phone calls were bugged by Garda
Alexis Tsipras of Syriza (Greek Coalition of the Radical Left) – anti-austerity leader talks to An Phoblacht
Sinn Féin/An Phoblacht YouTube hits 2million mark
Sinn Féin opposing privatisation of Belfast services
In Pictures – International Women’s Day 2014
Martina Anderson – An MEP making a difference on the ground
Cumann na mBan veteran Marion Steenson talks to Trevor Ó Clochartaigh
Economist Morgan Kelly sets the cat among the pigeons
Easter commemorations 2014
2014 Republican Roll of Honour and Republican Roll of Remembrance
Remembering the Past: The founding of Cumann na mBan 100 years ago
Eoin Ó Murchú: Bí ar an airdeall faoi ról an AE san Úcráín
Book Reviews: The Citizen Army at war; and the trials of the 1916 leaders
Voting rights for Irish citizens in the North and the diaspora
Ireland’s unique and traditional foods and the battle for EU recognition, by Robert Allen
And much more . . .
Latest An Phoblacht out on Thursday February 27, 2013Posted by WorldbyStorm in An Phoblacht, Culture, Economy, Irish Politics, The Left.
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For a list of contents see here… but it includes articles on 25 years on from Gibraltar and Milltown interviews with Ann Wright, former US military colonel turned activist, and with Damien Dempsey and the following:
❏ Declan Kearney on talking to ‘dissident’ republicans
❏ Pearse Doherty on Michael Noonan’s promissory note ‘victory’
❏ The Bethany Home and Magdalene Laundries scandals
❏ The horsemeat scandal and the price and politics of food
❏ Taoiseach promises Gerry Adams to raise prisoners with British Prime Minister
❏ Sinn Féin TD Aengus Ó Snodaigh meets Marian Price
❏ Ulmmhuchán don teacht le chéile i Muigh Eo faoi lán tseoil | I dtreo na hArd Fheise
❏ Eoin Ó Murchú asks amidst the convulsions in Labour, the Socialist Party and the ULA . . . ‘Is Left unity an illusion?’
❏ Despite the FF poll revival, Eoin Ó Broin insists that Fianna Fáil is not fit for government
❏ Cén chaoi gur tháinig Fianna Fáil ar ais?
❏ Sinn Féin contesting by-elections in Mid-Ulster and Meath East
❏ New Lodge community demands justice
❏ Slogadh 2013 . . . Not just for Gaeilgeoirí (Béal Feirste: Dé hAoine 8ú – Domhnach 10ú Márta)
❏ Nicky Kehoe on ‘The Civil War in Cabra’
❏ Mícheál Mac Donncha . . . Inside 16 Moore Street – Where the leaders of the 1916 Easter Rising made their last HQ
❏ Easter Rising 1916 Commemorations
❏ Le Chéile 2013
❏ Le Lúcás Ó Callanáin: An Chinsireacht agus Cruinneshamhail na nÉireannach
❏ Celtic fanzine editor on ‘Impacting on the narrative of sectarianism’
❏ Sport . . . The Ulster Protestant tradition and wearing the green shirt of Ireland
An Phoblacht – April/Aibreán – Issue out now… March 31, 2012Posted by WorldbyStorm in An Phoblacht, Sinn Féin.
From the editorial:
The same bullying approach by the political establishment will be evident again, over the next few weeks and months, as they attempt to coerce voters into endorsing the Eurozone Austerity Treaty on 31 May.
This treaty seeks to surrender what limited fiscal power remains in the hands of Irish people to unelected officials in Brussels. It is anti-growth and anti-jobs and if ratified will place an economic straightjacket on Ireland for decades and lead to further austerity, more unemployment and more emigration.
‘Truly Remarkable’ – Unionist reaction to Declan Kearney’s An Phoblacht article
Symphysiotomy – A childbirths clinical scandal on a par with the clerical scandals
Springsteen – The Boss’s new ‘Wrecking Ball’ reviewed by Ross Carmody
Belfast City Council spearheads development plan for facilities, services and jobs – Peadar Whelan talks to Sinn Féin Cllr Deirdre Hargey
The British Army general’s ‘tiger hunt’ mindset and shoot-to-kill
Sinn Féin launches a new campaign for the country: ‘Love Rural Ireland’ – Martin Ferris TD on the ‘Love Rural Ireland’ initiative
‘This generation can deliver Irish unity’: Sinn Féin Republican Youth Congress hears from David Cochrane (Politics.ie), Sarah Bardon (Irish Daily Mirror), Brian Rowen (Belfast Telegraph), Pearse Doherty TD, Gerry Adams TD and speakers from Scotland and the Basque Country
Ó Cuív faoi chinsireacht sna meáin
Mary Lou McDonald on the Mahon Tribunal and 1916
Phil Flanagan MLA: Making Ireland a powerhouse of renewable energy
Murder of Sam Marshall: How was Sam shot dead by the UVF while 8 British Army soldiers had him under surveillance?
Mol an óige – Le Tevor Ó Clochartaigh
Book reviews: 16 Lives (Easter Rising leaders); Race for the Áras,
Left-wing republican elected new leader of Wales’s Plaid Cymru
New US film by Tea Party darlings from Tyrone and Donegal is backing fracking
Sport: Ciarán Kearney’s ‘Between the Posts’ – Bolton Premiership player Fabrice Muamba tragedy shows that cardiac health deserves wholehearted support
Sport: Gerard Magee tackles ‘Northern soccer’s elephant in the room’
And Pat Doherty MP meets Ireland’s Olympics stars in London