Helena Molony (1883–1967), actor, republican, trade unionist, and feminist, was born on January 15th, 1883, at 8 Cole’s Lane, off Henry Street in Dubl(...)

British ambassador to Ireland Lord Rugby, Irish president Seán T Kelly, British prime minister Clement Atlee and presidential secretary Michael McDunphy in 1948

Over the last year new attention has focused on the idea of Irish unity. Sinn Féin has called for a Border poll, reunification has become a subject of(...)

The party faithful are conditioned to accept what the leader says, and indeed don’t care if he was in the IRA or not.

Following the remarkable success of Sinn Féin in the recent local and European contests, and in reasonable anticipation of further gains in the next g(...)