Anna Haslam

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125 Leinster Road, Rathmines, Dublin 6,

A small limestone bench in the heart of St Stephen’s Green marks the memory of Anna and Thomas Haslam with the inscription “this seat is erected in ho(...)

Image courtesy of the National Print Museum

A few years ago, I had the privilege of meeting Eric Hobsbawm, the late eminent left-wing historian, and took the opportunity to ask him what he belie(...)

Women on a suffrage march carry 617 arrows, each representing a conviction of a suffragette. Photograph: Mansell/Time Life Pictures/Getty Images

The Irish suffrage movement, with a membership of about 3,000, was made up of nationalist, unionist and those who refused to take either side. It was (...)