November 2022 it was fifty year since the wrongful imprisonment of Noel Jenkinson, an Irish Communist sentenced to life imprisonment with little or no evidence against him other than his […]
Magill magazine The Secret World of SFWP Part 1 and 2 April/May1982.
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 […]
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 […]
Desmond Greaves (1913-1988) was a member of the Connolly Association in London and editor from 1948 to 1988 of its monthly newspaper, The Irish Democrat. (click on image to enlarge)
The Daily Telegraph exclusive 6th, April 1966 report about the activity’s of IRA on the anniversary of the 1916 Easter rising. In addition photographs of armed pre-split IRA volunteers at […]
Veteran Irish Republican Michael Flannery’s contribution during the Q&A session at the Seán Cronin lecture, on The Untold Story of The Clan na Gael. 29th, March 1992 at the Manhattan […]
In 1963 to celebrate the bi-centenary of Irish republican Wolfe Tone’s birth, the Wolfe Tone Bi-centenary Directories was formed. It was decided at a meeting of the Directories in Dublin, […]