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Relief in Ireland after Brexit deal.
Will Britain’s withdrawal from the EU be a catalyst for the breakup of the EU? An opinion piece by historian and lawyer, Jeff Kildea.
This concern for the underdog was passed onto Barney and he became renowned as a fighter for the poor and the disadvantaged.
Gabrielle Williams on Women of the Irish Resistance.
The fact that such a masterful piece of cinema is the debut feature film for writer and director Tomás Ó Súilleabháin, and the outstanding performances of Dónal Ó Héalai, Dara Devaney and young Saise Ní Chuinn speaks volumes for the maturity and depth of talent present in the Irish film industry today.
During a discussion of the letter Q, Tocsvig said that the word quaff possibly originated in the Irish language
Their literature, their games, their religion and certainly their language existed at a higher level than anything the locals had to offer.
Three Mayo poems from Terry McDonagh’s forthcoming collection, Two Notes for Home: Along The Wild Atlantic Way It’s raining in Killala today.Not a day for whimperingor whinging – only a shower.Doors are still not numbered,two women share an umbrellabut there’s sunlight enough tobacklight a cat in a cosy corner. My name is non-headline.I’m a nosy …
Book reviews by Frank O’Shea THE GOOD TURN. By Dervla McTiernan. HarperCollins 2020. 386 pp. ISBN: 978 14607 5679 9 RRP: $32.99 If what you want is a story that grabs you from the opening line and keeps you away from the television and exiled from house duties, here is the book for you. Dervla …