Magill magazine The Secret World of SFWP Part 1 and 2 April/May1982.
Prisoners Aid Committee published, The Irish Prisoner to publicise the plight of Irish political prisoners incarcerated in England and Scotland between 1969 and 1973. Jacqueline kaye was secretary of Prisoners […]
Sinn Féin marched on Belfast City Hall on Sunday 8, August 1993. 20,000 people from the nationalist ghettos of Belfast marched on City Hall many thousands more lined the streets […]
Jimmy Roe was arrested 20th, May 1972 and interned without trial in Cage 22 at Long Kesh concentration until July 1975. The arrest document misspell his mothers name Mrs. A […]
Respect (2021) is a biographical musical drama about the life of the African-American singer and civil rights campaigner Aretha Franklin, which features Jennifer Hudson. “Respect,” Aretha’s signature song, was released […]
Frank Conroy from Kilcullen, Co. Kildare a Spanish civil war hero who died on 28th December 1936 fighting with the International Brigade defending the Spanish Republic against Fascism.
Remembering Peter Graham 1946-1971. A wreath was laid at Peter’s grave by his old comrades and friends to mark the fiftieth anniversary of his assassination in 1971. His murder, carried […]
This year is the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Peter Graham, who was shot dead in the Stephen’s Green area of Dublin in October 1971. Peter established the Irish […]
Summer of Soul (Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised) is a documentary film directed by Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson about the legendary Harlem Cultural Festival in 1969. That premiered […]
Rayner O’Connor Lysaght, who regularly attended events organised in Connolly Books, passed away on July 2nd, 2021 in Beaumont hospital, Dublin, after a prolonged illness. His funeral took place at […]