“The magistrate in his summing up said that he had no doubt whatsoever that I was politically involved. This should stand to my benefit at a later stage and should […]
From Civil Rights to the Bailout: Social movements, workers agitation, and left-wing activism in Ireland, 1968-2010. Part 3: Radical Politics. Irish Centre for the Histories of Labour and Class, Saturday 20th June, 2015. NUI […]
By D.R.O’Connor Lysaght. Since the beginning of December, two active socialists have died. Apart from the facts of their death and their dedication to forms of socialist politics, there was […]
Alan MacSimoin a long-time Anarchist activist and founder member of the Workers Solidarity Movement. MacSimoin joined as a young man the Official Republican Movement (Sinn Fein). Alan was central in […]
‘A Festschrift for Anthony Coughlan: Essays on Sovereignty and Democracy’. Reviewed by D.R.O’Connor Lysaght. Dr. Anthony Coughlan had a distinguished academic career as head of Dublin University’s Social Studies Department for […]
“Irish Revolutionaries Slandered by Press“.Sean Matgamna Workers Fight, January 1972. Having recently completed a witch-hunting series of articles ‘exposing’ various left-wing organisations as being responsible for industrial strife in Britain, the […]
Irish Socialist Republican Richard Behal, talks about Operation Harvest (Otherwise known as the 1956-62 Border Campaign) and the Republican Movement in the mid-late 1960s.