John Simon

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In these days of rushed judgments and inflated language, the term classic has lost some of its status. We reach for it without thinking. But when The (...)

Front page of ‘The Irish Times’ – Saturday, March 18th, 1916. A bargain at one penny!

On St Patrick’s Day, 1916, thousands took to Irish streets in a demonstration of force by the Irish Volunteers. Just over a month later, many would be(...)