Oct 15 2020

EMANCIPATION & LIBERATION – IRISH COVERAGE 2002-20

E&L is posting our  Irish coverage from 2002 to 2021 to promote a wider socialist republican ‘internationalism from below’ alliance

EMANCIPATION & LIBERATION – IRISH COVERAGE 2002-20

 

2020

From Grey to Red Granite – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/10/10/from-grey-to-red-granite-viewing-the-left-the-scottish-question-and-the-nature-of-the-uk-state-through-the-lens-of-neil-davidsons-writings-and-political-work/ and https://allanarmstrong831930095.files.wordpress.com/2020/10/from-grey-to-red-granite-7.pdf

British Government Threatens to Break International Law –So What’s New? – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

BRITISH GOVERNMENT THREATENS TO BREAK INTERNATIONAL LAW – SO WHAT’S NEW?

Doctor Isaam Hijawi Prison Hunger Strike Victory – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

DOCTOR ISAAM HIJAWI – PRISON HUNGER STRIKE VICTORY

Julian Assange – The Trial of the Century – Diem 25, Anne Conway, Dublin

JULIAN ASSANGE – TRIAL OF THE CENTURY

Tories Enshrine Impunity for British Security Services in Law – Connor Beaton, Republican Socialist Platform

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/09/30/tories-enshrine-impunity-for-british-security-sources-in-law/

Fascism: Ireland’s Illusion of Immunity Begins to Pall – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

 

FASCISM: IRELAND’S ILLUSION OF IMMUNITY BEGINS TO PALL

Brexit Scam – Up the Garden Path with Leo and Boris – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

BREXIT SCAM – UP THE GARDEN PATH WITH LEO AND BORIS

Hunger Strikes in Support of Dr. Issam Hijawi – Working Class Club

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/09/20/hunger-strikes-in-support-of-dr-issam-hijawi/

Tribeca Belfast – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/09/09/tribeca-belfast/

The EU Recovery Plan – Pulling Together or Falling Apart – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/09/09/eu-recovery-plan-pulling-together-or-falling-apart/

Cultural Appropriation – A Reactionary Debate – Gearoid O’Loingsidh, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/09/06/cultural-appropriation-a-reactionary-debate/

Eviction of Migrants in Dublin During the Covid-19 pandemicSocialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/08/20/evictions-of-migrants-in-dublin-during-covid-19-pandemic/

The Case for a Republican Socialist Internationalist Coalition for Scotland’s Independence -_Allan Armstrong. RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/08/15/the-case-for-a-republican-internationalist-coalition-for-scotlands-independence/

The Triumph of Ideology: John Hume and the Defeat of Irish Republicanism – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/08/11/a-triumph-of-ideology-john-hume-and-the-defeat-of-irish-republicanism/

Latest Political Developments in Ireland: South and North

a)     Dublin government suppressed the parliamentary Left, but exactly who are the Left? – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)    New moves in the ~Northern Assembly – Sharing the spoils – A return to pragmatism – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/08/10/latest-political-developments-in-ireland-south-and-north/

The Political Situation Ireland after the Formation of the Coalition Government

a)    What is a shared border and is a border poll the answer?

b)    Ireland finally forms a stable government – for 17 days!

 http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/07/28/the-political-situation-in-ireland/

Irish Government Hypocrisy

a)    Ireland beats the rap on tax fraud – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)    Aer Lingus – Owing Your Soul to the company store – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

c)     Debenham workers’ campaign – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/07/28/irish-government-hypocrisy/

The UK State, Right Populism and Reactionary Unionism in 2020 –: rUK it or fUK it? – Allan Armstrong. RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/07/12/the-uk-state-right-populism-and-reactionary-unionism-in-2020-ruk-it-or-fuk-it/

Ireland: Programme –for Government – Austerity with a Green Tinge Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/07/07/ireland-programme-for-government-austerity-with-a-green-tinge/

Stormont Pushed Back Against Abortion RegulationsSocialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/07/02/stormont-pushes-back-against-abortion-regulations/

The George Floyd Demonstrations in Ireland – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/06/16/the-george-floyd-demonstrations-in-ireland/

Daniel Finn, One Man’s Terrorist, Review by Connor Beaton, Red Pepper

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/06/13/one-mans-terrorist/

Fantasy Football – the Irish Left and the Forming of a Left government – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/06/11/fantasy-football-the-irish-left-and-forming-a-left-government/

Author: Brexit Hasn’t Gone Away – The Vjew from Ireland – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/06/08/brexit-hasnt-gone-away-the-view-from-ireland/

The Greens in government – Ireland has seen this movie before – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/05/19/the-greens-in-government-ireland-has-seen-this-movie-before/

Kevin Keating – An Appreciation – Allan Armstrong, Irish Revolution blog, Gearoid O’ Loingsigh. Socialist Democracy (Ireland), Rayner O’Connor Lysaght 

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/05/18/kevin-keating/

Ireland’s Framework for Government – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/05/03/irelands-framework-for-government/

Big Pharma in Ireland – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/05/03/big-pharma-in-ireland/

Covid-19 Pandemic Cracks Façade of Unity at Stormont – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/04/22/covid-19-pandemic-cracks-facade-of-unity-at-stormont/

Competing Strategies in the Face of the Break-up of the UK – The Case for a Republican Socialist Alliance _ Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/02/27/competing-strategies-in-the-face-of-the-break-up-of-the-uk-and-the-case-for-a-socialist-republican-internationalism-from-below-alliance/

General Election– Pod4mos Comes to Ireland – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/02/22/general-election-podemos-comes-to-ireland/

From Illusions in a Lexit Brexit to a Disillusioned Exit from Brexit Politics – the December 12th General Election and Independent Socialists Across These Islands – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/02/04/the-december-12th-general-election-and-independent-socialists-across-these-islands/

New Decade, New Approach – Welcome to Backstop CountrySocialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/01/26/new-decade-new-approach-welcome-to-backstop-county/

The Impact of the December 12th General Election Across These islands – Allan Armstrong. RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/01/24/the-impact-of-the-december-12th-general-election-across-the-constituent-parts-of-the-uk/

Protests and Political Rhetoric Punctures Complacency Over Racism in Ireland – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/01/23/protests-and-political-rhetoric-punctures-complacency-over-racism-in-ireland/

Sectarian Intimidation in Northern Ireland – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/01/10/sectarian-intimidation-in-north-belfast-2/

From Pre-Brit to Ex-Brit: The Forging and the Break-up of Britishness – Allan Armstrong, RCN

 http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/01/10/from-pre-brit-to-ex-brit/

and https://allanarmstrong831930095.files.wordpress.com/2020/05/from-pre-brit-to-ex-brit-1-4.pdf

2019

The Health Workers’ Strike, the Irish Trade Union Congress of Workers – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/12/19/the-health-workers-strike-workers-strike-the-irish-congress-of-trade-unions-and-stormont/

The Rise of National Populism and Reactionary Unionism in the Run-up to the December 12th General Election – Allan Armstrong. RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/12/09/the-continued-rise-of-right-populism-and-reactionary-unionism/

Brexit mark: 2 Boris Dispels the Fog to Reveal Class War – An Irish Perspective – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/11/04/brexit-mark-2-boris-dispels-the-fog-to-reveal-class-war-an-irish-perspective/

The Contradictions Underlying Brexit and Scottish Independence – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/10/22/the-contradictions-underlying-brexit-and-scottish-independence/

Scotland’s Secret Shame  – Brian Higgins, Republican Workers’ Tendency

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/09/11/13377/

A Nation Once Again?Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/09/11/a-nation-once-again/

Republicans Address the ‘No to the ‘Coup’ Demos in Dundee and Edinburgh on August 31st

a) Mary MacGregor’s speech

b Allan Armstrong’s speech

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/09/02/republicans-address-the-no-to-the-coup-demos-in-dundee-and-edinburgh-on-august-31st/

Loyalist Bonfire Victory in Belfast – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/08/05/loyalist-bonfire-victory-in-belfast/

Promoting Republicanism – Murdo Ritchie, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/07/28/promoting-republicanism-2/

British Government Expands Powers in the North – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/04/15/british-government-expands-powers-in-the-north/

The Irish Nurses and the Failure of Social Partnership

a)    Squaring the Circle – Government and union bureaucracy put the nurses back in their box – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)    Partnership and pay restraint –the economic foundations of the nurses’ pat deal

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/03/04/irish-nurses-and-the-failure-of-social-partnership/

From Blatcherism to Maybynism – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/02/19/from-blatcherism-to-maybynism/

Brexit and What it Means for Ireland

a)    Analysis – Micro-politics isn’t enough: we must examine the partition of Ireland – David Jamieson, Commonspace

b)    The precedent of right populist domination in Northern ~Ireland – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/02/19/brexitandwhatitmeansforireland/

Corbyn, Labour and the Immigration Bill – A Dialogue, Allan Armstrong (RCN) , Phil Vellender (Chartist, RSA), Jeff Lever (RSA) Sue Sparks (RSA), Joe Healy (Left Unity Party, RSA), Robert Peston (The Spectator)  

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/01/31/12823/

Another Europe Is Possible Conference, 10.12.18 – Alan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/01/25/another_europe_is_possible/

British Government Expands Powers in the North – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/04/15/british-government-expands-powers-in-the-north/

Richie Venton, Class not Creed. 1968, review by Connor Beaton

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/01/22/review-class-not-creed-1968-2/

The Irish State, the Catholic Church and the New Abortion Law

a)    New abortion law – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)    Handover of national maternity hospital to church – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/01/22/12783/

Failing governments in Ireland, South and North

a)    Confidence and Supply Agreement extended – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)    The #wedseerve better fantasy – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2019/01/22/failing-governments-in-ireland-south-and-north/

2018

Reneging on Appeal: A New Threat to Abortion Rights in Ireland

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2018/11/23/reneging-on-repeal-a-new-threat-to-abortion-rights-in-ireland/

UK – The Political Crisis Intensifies Over the Brexit deal – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2018/12/11/uk-the-political-crisis-intensifies-over-the-brexit-deal/

An Ireland Update – South and North

a)    Irish presidential election:  an election without candidates – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)    Westminster direct rule: a new phase of direct rule – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2018/11/23/12731/

Callum Macrae, Ballymurphy Precedent (film): Review by Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2018/10/03/review-massacre-at-ballymurphy-channel-four/

Frankie Goes to Ireland – D.R. O’Connor Lysaght, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2018/09/20/frankie-goes-to-ireland/

A Quiet Twelfth – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2018/08/01/a-quiet-twelfth/

Still Talking About ~John Maclean – Gerry Cairns. Scottish Republican Socialist Movement

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2018/07/25/still-talking-about-john-maclean/

We are the Sacrifice – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2018/07/19/we-are-the-sacrifice/

Gerry Cairns, The Red and the Green – A Portrait of John Maclean – Review by Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2018/06/22/allan-armstrong-reviews-the-red-and-the-green-by-gerard-cairns/

The 8th Amendment Referendum – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2018/06/04/8th-amendment-referendum/

20th Anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2018/04/22/20th-anniversary-of-the-good-friday-agreement/

The End of the Road – The Collapse of the Northern Ireland Executive

a)    The end of the road: The Irish settlement founders on the rock of language rights – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)    Class politics versus modernity – Gerry Fitzpatrick, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2018/02/25/the-end-of-the-road-the-irish-settlement-founders-on-the-rock-of-language-rights/

Gerry Cairns, The Red and the Green – A Portrait of John Maclean, a Review by Stephen Coyle, 1916 Rising Centenary Committee

 http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2018/02/25/the-red-and-the-green-a-portrait-of-john-maclean/

Bernadette McAliskey, Sinn Fein and Civil Rights

a)    Setting the record straight – Bernadette McAliskey, Platform

b)    The civil rights debate is alive today – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2018/02/25/bernadette-mcaliskey-sinn-fein-and-civil-rights/

The Ousting of Barry McElduff – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2018/02/03/the-ousting-of-barry-mcelduff/

2017

Derry Solidarity with General Strike in Catalunya – IWW

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/12/10/derry-solidarity-with-catalunya/

Bombardier Boeing Dispute Threatens Workers in the North — Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/12/10/bombardier-boeing-dispute-threatens-workers-in-the-north/

London – The New Hanseatic League – John Tummon, Republican Socialist Alliance

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/11/22/london-the-new-hanseatic-league/

Sean Mitchell, Struggle or Starve: Working Class Unity in Belfast’s Outdoor Relief Riots – review by Tommy McKearney, Independent Workers Union

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/11/13/review-struggle-or-starve-working-class-unity-in-belfasts-outdoor-relief-riots/

The Irish Language is for Everyone – Fergus O’Hare

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/10/28/an-irish-language-act-is-for-everyone/

Northern Ireland Update – The Continuing Impact of Reactionary Unionism

a)    The zombie peace – calls to save Stormont – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)    Brexit and the Irish border – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/10/23/northern-ireland-update/

Before and After Nationalism – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/10/16/before-and-after-nationalism/

The Crown Corporation and the Royal Family Ltd, John Tummon, Republican Socialist Alliance

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/09/20/the-crown-corporation/

A Critique of Jeremy Corbyn and Left Social ~Democracy. Part 3 – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/08/17/the-difference-between-social-democracy-official-and-dissident-communism-and-a-politics-based-on-emancipation-liberation-and-self-determination/

A Critique of Jeremy Corbyn and Left Social ~Democracy. Part 2 – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/08/11/a-critique-of-jeremy-corbyn-and-british-left-social-democracy-part-2/

A Critique of Jeremy Corbyn and Left Social ~Democracy. Part 1 – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/08/09/a-critique-of-jeremy-corbyn-and-british-left-social-democracy/

Taking a Closer Look at the reality of Northern Ireland 

a)    Bonfire of the vanities – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)    The twelfth in Ireland – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

c)     Blowback – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/08/04/taking-a-closer-look-at-the-reality-of-northern-ireland/

Varadkar Election as Fine Gael Leader Signals Further Right Shift – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/07/07/varadkar-election-as-fine-gael-leader-signals-further-right-shift/

The Future is Bright, the Future is Orange – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/06/29/the-future-is-bright-the-future-is-orange/

Paddy Bort, 1953 – 2017 – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/03/29/paddy-bort-1954-2017/

Stormont’s ‘Cash for Ash’ Scandal ContinuedSocialist Democracy (Ireland)

 http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/01/16/stormonts-cash-for-ash-scandal-continued/

The Struggle for Abortion Rights in Ireland – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2017/01/03/the-struggle-for-abortion-rights-in-ireland/

Reactionary Unionism Shows Its True Colours

a)    The Stormont RHI Scandal and the Calls for Resignation: Why Stop at Arlene? –   Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)    Stormont Executive Bankrolls Loyalism – ~DUP/UDA alliance accepted by Sinn Fein – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/12/17/stormont-executive-backrolls-loyalism/

2016

Before and After Return of the Brute – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/12/09/before-and-after-the-return-of-the-brute/

From the GPO to the Winter Palace, Rayner O’Connor Lysaght, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/12/08/from-the-gpo-to-the-winter-palace/

Which Wat Now: Brexit tor Ex-Brit? – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/12/03/which-way-now-brexit-or-ex-brit/

From Farage’s Brexit to Trump’s “Brexit  plus, plus, plus” and on to Madame Frexit – Allan Armstrong, Alan Bissett, Brian Higgins, Paul Stewart,  John Tummon

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/11/20/from-farages-brexit-to-trumps-brexit-plus-plus-plus-and-on-to-madame-frexit/

James Connolly, the 1916 Easter Rising and the Durham Miners – David Temple, DMA Association

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/10/19/james-connolly-and-the-durham-miners-association/

The reality of the European Democratic Revolution – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/10/18/the-reality-of-the-european-democratic-revolution/

Ireland Exits UK – Steve Freeman, Republican Socialist Alliance

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/09/09/ireland-exits-uk/

Apple and Ireland~: Who Would Have Thought It? – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/09/09/apple-and-ireland-who-would-have-thought-it/

Brexit – Views from Ireland

a) Brexit the hangover – R. O’Connor Lysaght. Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b) Socialist Democracy Ssatement on the Brexit vote – end of an old order

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/07/16/brexit-views-from-ireland/

Peoples, Nationalities, Nations, Nation-States and Nationalists – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/07/15/peoples-nationalities-nations-nation-states-nationalism-and-nationalists/

June 24th –The FUKer’s Black Friday or Red Friday for the European Democratic Revolution – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/07/04/june-24th-black-friday-or-red-friday/

An Open Letter to Lexiters, Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/07/03/an-open-letter-to-lexiters/

Racism, imperial nostalgia and the EU referendum

a)    Racism and the EU: A state of emergency Brendan McGeever -RISE

b)    Brexit as nostalgia for empire – Nadine El-Enany. Lecturer on Law, Birkbeck College

c)     Letter from John Tummon, Republican Socialist Alliance

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/06/22/racism-imperial-nostalgia-and-the-eu-referendum/

Socialist Democracy (Ireland) – A Statement on the EU Referendum

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/05/02/socialist-democracy-ireland-statement-on-the-eu-referendum/

First Hand Report of the 1916 Dublin Rising, Marxist Internet Archive

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/04/20/first-hand-report-of-the-1916-dublin-rising/

Orange Skirmish Highlights the Ongoing Sectarian Fractures in Northern Ireland – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/04/18/orange-skirmish-highlights-the-ongoing-sectarian-fractures-in-the-north-of-ireland/

A Political Comparison Between the 2012-14 Scottish Independence Referendum and the 2016 EU Referendum Campaign – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/04/12/a-political-comparison-between-the-2012-14-scottish-independence-referendum-and-the-2016-eu-referendum-campaign/

The Centenary of the Irish Rebellion of 1916

a)    Lenin and the Irish Rebellion of 1916 – Allan Armstrong, RCN

b)    Lenin – the Irish Rebellion of 1916 – Marxists Internet Archive

c)     Painting the pillar boxes green – The Irish counter-revolution in 2016 – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/04/07/10162/

The Easter Rising and the Soviet Union: An Untold Chapter of Ireland’s Great Rebellion – Brendan McGeever, Open Democracy

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/03/28/the-easter-rising-and-the-soviet-union-an-untold-chapter-in-irelands-great-rebellion/

The UK State and Britishness – Allan Armstrong, RCN

 http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2016/03/02/britishness-the-uk-state-unionism-scotland-and-the-national-outsider/

2015

Scotland and the Easter Rising, edited by Willy Maley

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/12/27/scotland-and-the-easter-rising/

Saving Stormont: The Last Hurrah – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/11/08/saving-stormontthe-last-hurrah/

The Making and the Breaking of the UK State – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/10/03/the-making-and-the-breaking-of-the-uk-state/

Twenty Seventh Desmond Greaves Annual School 11th-13th September, 2015

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/09/06/twenty-seventh-desmond-greaves-annual-school-11-13th-september-2015/

The Impact of Reactionary Unionism on UK Politics

a)    The killing of Kevin McGuigan – don’t speculate – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)    Belfast anti-internment march: choreography of collusion – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/09/01/9152/

Thousands march in Belfast for Gay Marriage – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/06/29/thousands-march-in-belfast-for-gay-marriage/

The Mint with a Hole – A Nation not a Rabble: the Irish Revolution 1923- 23, Review by D.R. O’Coonor Lysaght, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/06/17/the-mint-with-a-hole-a-review-of-a-nation-not-a-rabble-the-irish-revolution-1913-23/

LBGT Rights in Ireland – A Beacon for Us All – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/06/05/lbgt-rights-in-ireland-a-beacon-of-liberation-for-us-all/

None of the Above, – James Slaven, James Connolly Society

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/05/11/none-of-the-above/

May Day Greetings- Steve Freeman – Republican Socialist candidate

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/05/01/may-day-greetings-3/

Living the Peace Process in Reverse – Robbie McVeigh, Capital and Class

 http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/04/20/living-the-peace-process-in-reverse/

Republicanism and Democracy – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/04/20/republicanism-and-democracy-2/

Anti-Water Charges Campaign – From Protests to Elections – J.M. Thorn, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/04/13/anti-water-charges-campaign-from-protest-to-elections/

Sinn Fein under Pressure from Workers – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/03/27/sinn-fein-under-pressure-from-irish-workers/

Defining Republicanism – John Tummon, Republican Socialist Alliance

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/03/25/defining-republicanism-2/

Sinn Fein Hypocrisy – Gerry Fitzpatrick. Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/03/19/sinn-fein-hypocrisy/

The Left in the UK, the 2015 General Election Campaign and the Wider Impact of the Scotland’s Democratic Revolution – Allan Armstrong (RCN)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/03/16/the-left-in-the-uk-the-2015-general-election-campaign-and-the-wider-impact-of-scotlands-democratic-revolution/

Water Charges Independent Mobilisation, New State Repression: – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http:/republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/03/01/water-charges-independent-mobilisation-new-state-repression/

Promoting Republicanism – Murdo Ritchie, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/02/24/promoting-republicanism/

Rolling back Scotland’s ‘Democratic Revolution’ Allan Armstrong (RCN)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/02/24/british-unionists-and-scottish-nationalists-attempt-to-derail-scotlands-democratic-revolution/

Stormont House Deal

a)  Stormont House deal: two hammers to smash the workers – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)  Stormont House seal: sectarianism and austerity – twin pillars of reaction – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/02/07/stormont-house-deal/

Bob Purdie, 1940-2014, D.R. O’Coonor Lysaght, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2015/01/21/bob-purdie-1940-2014/

2014

Defying water charges in Ireland

a)    No more the victim – Anne McShane – CPGB-WW

b)    Will water charges be the end of Jack?  – Eddie McLaughlin, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

c)     The state, the media and the battle for hearts and minds – Eddie McLaughlin, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/12/16/defying-water-charges-in-ireland/

STUC and ITUC (Northern Committee) Demonstrations on October 19th

a) After September 18th – bring real democracy into our unions – Trade Unionists for Independence (East Coast)

b) Trade unions and Stormont cuts: a walk in the park – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

STUC AND ITUC (NORTHERN COMMITTEE) DEMONSTRATIONS ON OCTOBER 18th.

After the September 18th Referendum Vote – A Socialist Republican Response – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/10/11/after-the-september-18th-referendum-vote-a-socialist-republican-response/

Two Articles on Northern Ireland

 a)  Peter Robinson repudiates peace deal. Another step towards the abyss – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

 b)  Paisley, the chief bigot is dead: The sectarian state lives on – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

TWO ARTICLES ON NORTHERN IRELAND

 

The Importance of Republicanism – Bernadette McAliskey

 

The Importance of Republicanism

The Continued Military Use of Shannon Airport – John Lannon, IMI-Standpunkt

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/09/16/the-continued-us-military-use-of-shannon-airport/

Better Together, UKIP, the Orange Order and the UK State – What they bave in CommonAllan Armstrong (RCN) 

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/09/12/better-together-ukip-the-orange-order-and-the-uk-state-what-they-have-in-common/

To Scotland with Love: A Report from the ‘London Says Yes’ Rally on September 5gh – Mark France, Left Unity Party, Republican Socialist Alliance

a)    Why we have a Radical Independence Campaign – Allan Armstrong, Edinburgh RIC

b)   Bernadette McAliskey http://links.org.au/node/4039

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014e09/10/to-scotland-with-love-a-report-from-the-london-says-yes-rally-on-september-6th/

Ireland and Scotland – Mutual Solidarity – Andy Ashe (Edinburgh RIC) speaks to the annual James Connolly commemoration in Edinburgh

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/09/10/ireland-and-scotland-mutual-solidarity/

Up to and Beyond September 18th Independence Referendum – A Socialist Republican response – Allan Armstrong (RCN)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/09/03/up-to-and-beyond-the-september-18th-independence-referendum-a-socialist-republican-perspective/

The Empire Strikes back – James Slaven, James Connolly Society

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/08/14/the-empire-strikes-back/

The Further Decline of the ‘New Unionist’ Settlement in Northern Ireland

a)     On the runs – concessions to Sinn Fein were mere smoke and mirrors – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)    Racist attacks continue as Stormont Executive makes token concessions – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/08/10/the-further-decline-of-the-new-unionist-settlement-in-northern-ireland/

Making Plans for Nigel – Allan Armstrong (RCN)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/06/26/making-plans-for-nigel/

Racism in Northern Ireland – Breaking the Bounds of Liberal Outrage – James Fearon, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/06/25/racism-in-northern-ireland-breaking-the-bounds-of-liberal-outrage/

Labour and Socialist Left Unionism in the Scottish Independence Debate – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/06/24/labour-and-the-far-left-unionism-and-the-scottish-independence-debate/

Cultural Capitulation and Cultural Resistance in Ireland

a)    GAA and Sky – Gombeen capitalists break the link with their supporters

b)    An La Dearg – A bad day for Sinn Fein – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/06/10/cultural-capitulation-and-cultural-resistance-in-ireland/

Adams Arrest – Sinn Fein responds to British attacks by calls to the dark side – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/05/13/adams-arrest-sinn-fein-responds-to-british-attacks-by-calls-to-the-dark-side/

Exploitation, Oppression and Alienation – Emancipation, Liberation and Self Determination – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/05/07/exploitation-oppression-and-alienation-emancipation-liberation-and-self-determination/

Winning Internationalist Allies in Ireland – E&L RIC Special Bulletin, May 2014

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/05/01/a-republican-perspective-is-important-for-scotlands-future/

Let’s All End Our Abusive Relationship with the UK state E&L RIC Special Bulletin, March 2014

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/05/01/the-republican-communist-network-and-the-radical-independence-campaign/

Sinn Fein On the Run as Settlement Shifts Further to the Right – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/03/13/sinn-fein-on-the-run-as-settlement-slips-further-to-the-right/

Latvia and Ireland

a)    Latvia – endpoint in the Race for the bottom – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)    Ireland’s new independence – an avalanche of corruption – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/03/01/latvia-and-ireland-in-the-race-to-the-bottom-2/

Eirigi Election Workers Assaulted by Garda Specials – eirigi

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/02/26/eirigi-election-workers-assaulted-by-garda-special-branch/

Human Rights are under threat in North of Ireland – Sandy Boyer, ITUC (Northern Committee), New York

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/02/07/human-rightsare-under-threat-in-north-of-ireland/

Irish Budget 2014 – A Budget of Smoke and Mirrors Advancing an Agenda of Barbarism – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/02/07/irish-budget-2014-a-budget-of-smoke-and-mirrors-advancing-an-agenda-of-barbarism/

New Issue of resistance from the Irish Socialist Network

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2014/01/24/new-issue-of-resistance-from-the-irish-socialist-network/

2013

Reactionary Unionism Pushes the Irish ‘Peace Process’ Further Right

a)    Haas Talks Debacle – Decay of Irish Peace Process – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)    A New Flag for the North of Ireland – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

c)     State Violence – The Dead Past – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/12/19/reactionary-unionism-pushes-the-irish-peace-process-further-to-the-sectarian-right/

The Ghost of James Connolly: Book launches – Irish Voice, John Lanigan (RCN), Iain Robertson (RCN)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/11/27/the-ghost-of-james-connolly-book-launch/

Report of the James Connolly Society Conference in Edinburgh – James Slaven, James Connolly Society

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/12/10/report-of-the-james-connolly-society-conference-12-10-13-in-edinburgh/

 Ireland to Exit Troika:  Old Ireland – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/12/02/ireland-to-exit-troika-old-ireland-free-a-nation-once-again/

2nd Radical Independence Conference – After the UK– The Future of 4 Nations

a)   Bernadette McAliskey’s Contribution – http://youtu.be/biwdlxRElI4

b)  The Scottish Republic and the English Commonwealth – Steve Freeman, Republican Socialist Alliance, England –http://youtu.be/_CRyeL6rk2Y

c)   Scotland – Republican Internationalism in the Struggle for Genuine Sef-Determination- Mary MacGregor (RCN)http://youtu.be/gPz_MobFNIA

All videos by Patricia Kirk and John Lanigan (RCN)

2nd RADICAL INDEPENDENCE CONFERENCE – ‘AFTER THE UK: THE FUTURE OF 4 NATIONS’

Bernadette: Notes on a Political Journey, Leila Doolan Director, Zofia Walczak

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/11/24/bernadette-notes-on-a-political-journey-director-leila-doolan/

Why We Don’t Wear a Poppy – Jim Slaven, James Connolly Society

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/11/24/why-we-dont-wear-a-poppy/

10th Anniversary of the Dublin Lock-Out – Jim Slaven, James Connolly Society

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/11/12/100th-anniversary-of-the-dublin-lockout/

DUP Bigots Move to Restrict Abortion Rights – J. M. Thorne, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/11/05/dup-bigots-move-to-restrict-abortion-rights/

Two Irish-themed Events at the 17th Edinburgh Radical Book Festival

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/10/07/songs-of-freedom-the-james-connolly-songbook/

Haas Talks – the Illusion of a Progressive Role for Imperialism

a)    The Haas Talks – J. M. Thorn, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)    Unionists Set the Tone for the New Society – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/09/26/haass-talks-the-illusion-of-a-progressive-role-for-imperialism/

Seamus Heaney – The Death of an “Internal Émigré”, Mary MacGregor (RCN)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/09/16/seamus-heaney/

Crisis in the Irish `Peace Process’ John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

 http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/09/10/crisis-in-the-irish-peace-process/

Ireland and the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/08/12/ireland-and-the-protection-of-life-during-pregnancy-act/

Republican Socialist Alliance, 6.7.13 

a)    Report of the Republican Socialist Alliance meeting in London, 6.7.13 – Steve Freeman, Republican Socialist Alliance

b)    The case for a ‘break-up of the UK’ and ‘internationalism from below’ in response to the British unionist State – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/08/11/republican-socialist-alliance/

An Orgy of Orange Bigotry and Hypocrisy

c)     Trying to manage Loyalist violence whilst ignoring Orange bigotry – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

d)    The logic of Orange bigotry -Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/08/11/an-orgy-of-orange-bigotry-and-unionist-hypocrisy/

G8 Summit at Enniskillen

a)    Saving the Peace – The informal agenda of the G8 Summit – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

b)    PSNI target eirigi members in clampdown on G8 opposition in Belfast – eirigi

c)     Ireland – A country dominated by imperialism – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

d)    Anti-G8 – report of activity – eirigi

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/06/17/g-summit-at-enniskillen/

Ireland, Union Strategy, Keynes and the Debt – James Fearon, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/06/12/ireland-union-strategy-keynes-and-the-debt/

A Shared Future in the North of Ireland? – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/06/02/a-shared-future-in-the-north-of-ireland-the-emperors-new-clothes/

Offensive Behaviour and the Independence Referendum – Jim Slaven, James Connolly Society

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/05/22/offensive-behaviour-and-the-independence-referendum/

Republic Day Speech – Allan Armstrong, Edinburgh RIC

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/05/07/republic-day-speech/

Good Friday Agreement – Thatcher’s Progressive Legacy?-  John McAnulty,Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/04/28/good-friday-agreement-thatchers-progressive-legacy/

The Bedroom Tax in Northern Ireland – eirigi

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/04/16/the-bedroom-tax-in-northern-ireland/

Adrian Kerr, Free Derry: Protest and Resistance. review by Dave Douglass

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/03/30/david-douglass-reviews-adrian-kerr-free-derry-protest-and-resistance/

Twisting Facts to Suit British Law – eirigi

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/03/18/twisting-facts-to-suit-british-law/

The “carnival of reaction” continues – James Fearon, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

Belfast – “the carnival of reaction” continues

The Belfast Flag Riots and the Scottish Dimension – Jim Slaven, James Connolly Society

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2013/01/10/the-belfast-flag-riots-and-the-scottish-dimension/

2012

The Pat Finucane Case – Another State Cover-upJohn McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/12/23/the-pat-finucane-case-another-state-cover-up/

Better Together – With Friends Like These

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/12/22/better-together-with-friends-like-these/

Belfast Flag Riots, John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/12/13/belfast-flag-riots/

A Debate on the Way Forward for the Radical Independence Conference, Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/12/11/a-debate-on-the-way-forward-for-the-radical-independence-conference/

Lecky Decision “Absolutely Shameless” – eirigi

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/11/29/leckey-decision-absolutely-shameful/

MI5 -They haven’t gone away you know

a)    Shining a light on the shadows – eirgi

b)    Eirigi slam arrest and detention of member as political policing – eirigi

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/11/21/mi5-they-havent-gone-away-you-know/

We have heartbeats too – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/11/20/we-have-heartbeats-too/

Genuine Self-determination Means Acting as Republicans Now, Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/11/15/genuine-self-determination-means-acting-as-republicans-now/

Ireland and the Broader Consequences of the 2014 Scottish Referendum – Jim Slaven, James Connolly Society 

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/11/11/ireland-and-the-broader-consequences-of-the-2014-scottish-referendum/

The End of the Road for the ULA?

 a) ULA- Ireland – sectarian self-annihilation – Anne McShane, CPGB-WW

 b) Suicide of the socialists – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/11/04/the-end-of-the-road-for-the-ula/

Sectarianism Hardwired under the ‘Peace Process’ – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

 a) Covenant marches promise endless sectarianism – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

 b) RUC riches show emptiness of Patten reform – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/10/16/sectarianism-hardwired-under-the-peace-process/

€9 worth of Criminal Damage to Gilmore’s Car eirigi

€9 WORTH OF CRIMINAL DAMAGE TO GILMORE’S CAR

 

The Orange Frankenstein marches forth again

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/09/11/the-orange-frankenstein-marches-forth-again

In the Aftermath of Ballymurphy – eirigi

IN THE AFTERMATH OF BALLYMURPHY

The Political Significance of the Merger of Physical Force Republicans

a) The merger of physical force Republicans – Tommy McKearney, Fourthwrite

b)   New IRA – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland) – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/08/19/the-political-significance-of-the-merger-of-physical-force-republicans/

Reports from Ireland – North and South

a)  Girdwood Plan – Sectarianism trumps social need

b)  County Cavan – Ireland in microcosm

REPORTS FROM IRELAND – NORTH AND SOUTH

Martin McGuinness shakes hands with Elizabrit – Breandan MacCionnaith, eirigi  

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/07/30/martin-mcguinness-shakes-hands-with-elizabrit/

Marian Price Campaign

a)    From Belmarsh to Belmont – Bernadette McAliskey

b)    Dublin City Council supports Marian Price

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/07/30/marian-price-campaign/

Price Demonstration Shows Growing Anger at the Return of InternmentJohn McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/06/06/price-demonstration-shows-growing-anger-at-the-return-of-internment/

Northern Ireland – Education Case Study Illustrates Sectarian Reality – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/05/18/northern-ireland-education-case-study-illustrates-sectarian-reality/

The New Northern State – A Stable Solution? – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/04/06/3264/

The Silent Retreat of the United Left Alliance – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/04/06/the-silent-retreat-of-the-united-left-alliance/

Getting Over the Hee Bee GBs – New Pamphlet – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2012/03/04/getting-over-the-he-bee-gbs-new-pamphlet/

2011

Three reviews of Allan Armstrong’s From Davitt to Connolly, Jim Monaghan, Irish Labour History Society, J.R., CPI, Ted Crawford, Marxist Internet Archives

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2011/12/31/gray-monaghan-crawford/

The Provisional IRA: From Insurrection to Parliament by Tommy McKearney with introduction by Paul Stewart, Red, Orange and Blue – A review by Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2011/12/17/red-orange-and-blue/

Turlough McDaid, 1930-2012 – Obituary, Allan Armstrong. RCN

TURLOUGH MacDAID, 1930-2012

A Republican Realignment John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2011/10/08/a-republican-re-alignment/

Tommy McKearney’s new book – The IRA – From Insurrection to Parliament –  song by Brian McGarvey, Independent Workers Union

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2011/08/26/tommy-mckearneys-new-book-the-ira-from-insurrection-to-parliament/

A new review of From Davitt to Connolly, Tara O’Sullivan, Red Banner

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2011/11/07/a-new-review-of-from-davitt-to-connolly-by-tara-osullivan/

A Political Report on the ‘Reclaiming Our Trade Unions’ conference in Dublin – Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2011/10/13/a-political-report-on-the-reclaiming-our-trade-unions-conference-in-dublin/

After May 5th – A Looming Constitutional Crisis? – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2011/05/27/after-may-5th-a-looming-constitutional-crisis/

Review of From Davitt to Connolly – Chris Gray

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2011/06/20/review-of-from-davitt-to-connolly/

Trade Unions in the Twenty First Century

a) Trade Unions – Are They Fit for Purpose?

b) Talk given to the Independent Workers Union Conference in Dublin on 4.4.09 – Allan Armstrong – SSP International Committee

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2011/02/11/trade-unions-in-the-twenty-first-century/

Trade Unions – Are They Fit for Purpose? – Global Commune Event – the commune

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2011/01/17/trade-unions-are-they-fit-for-purpose-global-commune-event/

2010

From Davitt to ConnollyInternationalism From Below Book Launch Allan Armstrong

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2010/11/07/internationalism-from-below-book-launch/

The Communist Case for ‘Internationalism from Below’ – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2010/08/25/the-communist-case-for-internationalism-from-below/

Report of the Second Global Commune meeting, 22.5.10 – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2010/05/22/report-of-second-global-commune-meeting/

Report of the Second Republican Socialist Convention, 13.2.10

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2010/02/26/report-of-the-second-republican-socialist-convention/

2009

The Legacy of James Connolly – Allan Armstrong (RCN) interviews Jim Slaven, James Connolly Society

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2009/11/14/the-legacy-of-james-connolly/

James Connolly – ‘An unrepentant revolutionist’ – Jim Slaven (James Connolly Society)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2009/11/14/an-unrepentant-revolutionist/

Lisbon Treaty Passed in Second Referendum – J. M. Thorn, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2009/11/14/lisbon-treaty-passed-in-second-referendum/

August 1969  –  Patricia Campbell, Independent Workers Union

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2009/11/14/august-1969/

Deirdre Mccartin, 1944-2009, Rayner O’Connor Lysaght, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2009/03/20/deirdre-mccartin-1944-2009/

Inside Ulster Unionism – Ed Walsh, Irish Socialist Network

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2009/03/20/inside-ulster-loyalism/

Sinn Fein’s ‘Michael Collins Moment’ – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2009/03/20/sinn-fein’s-michael-collins-moment/

Challenging Normalisation on the Streets of Belfast – Brian Leeson, eirigi

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2009/03/20/challenging-normalisation-on-the-streets-of-belfast/

Dublin mobilisation – Lions led by donkeys – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2009/03/20/dublin-mobilisation-lions-led-by-donkeys/

From Davitt to Connolly Internationalism from Below – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2009/01/20/internationalism-from-below/

2008

Republican Socialist Convention Report

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2008/12/09/republican-socialist-convention-report/

Letter agreed (10.3.2008) at SSP International Committee to be sent out to organisations in Ireland, Wales and England

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2008/10/15/letter-agreed-1032008-at-ssp-international-committee-to-be-sent-out-to-organisations-in-ireland-wales-and-england/

Motion Passed at SSP Conference in October 2007

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2008/10/15/motion-passed-at-ssp-conference-in-october-2007/

Respect Split – Ed Walsh, Irish Socialist Network

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2008/10/07/respect-split/

Paisley’s Legacy Matt Seigfried

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2008/10/14/paisley’s-legacy/

2007

To See Oursels as Ithers See Us! – The Crisis in the SSP, Irish Socialist Network

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2007/03/13/to-see-oursels-as-ithers-see-us/

Bono Finally Finds What He’s Been Looking For – a Knighthood – J.M. Thorn, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2007/03/12/bono-finally-finds-what-he’s-been-looking-for–a-knighthood/

Past Mustn’t Stand In Way of FutureBelfast Telegraph

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2007/09/14/past-mustn’t-stand-in-way-of-future/

Irish Election; Downturn in Workers’ Struggles Means Teflon Bertie Rides Again – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2007/09/14/irish-election-downturn-in-workers-struggle-means-teflon-bertie-rides-again/

2006

W We Salute Your Democracy, Equality and Accountability! – Irish Socialist Network

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2006/10/04/we-salute-your-democracy-equality-and-accountability/

The Sinn Fein Ard Fheis and the Collapse of Republicanism – Joe Craig, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2007/03/12/the-sinn-fein-ard-fheis-and-the-collapse-of-republicanism/

Choreography of the Pratfall John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2006/03/16/choreography-of-the-pratfall/

Cooperating in the International Struggle Against Imperialism and for Socialist Republicanism – Allan Armstrong, RCN

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2006/03/05/cooperating-in-the-international-struggle-against-imperialism-and-for-socialist-republicanism/

An Electoral Alliance for the 2007 Local Elections? – Scott MacCreamhain

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2006/03/05/an-electoral-alliance-for-the-2007-local-elections/

Glasgow Commemorates Bloody Sunday – Jim Slaven. James Connolly Society

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2006/03/05/glasgow-commemorates-bloody-sunday/

Empty Bombast Marks the End of the IRAJohn McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2005/09/13/empty-bombast-marks-the-end-of-the-ira/

In Memory of Miriam Daly – James Daly

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2005/09/13/in-memory-of-miriam-daly/

2004

Loyalist reaction the dominant theme at the Social Democratic and Labour Party deathbed – Andrew Johnson and John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2004/08/24/loyalist-reaction-the-dominant-theme-at-the-sdlps-deathbed/

Nothing Surprising and Nothing New – The Irish Republican Socialist Party

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2004/03/02/nothing-surprising-and-nothing-new/

Northern Ireland elections lay bare the contradictions of imperialist rule – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2004/03/02/northern-ireland-elections-lay-bare-the-contradictions-of-imperialist-rule/

2003

Ireland’s Good Friday Agreement the end and no perhaps – John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2003/08/03/ireland’s-good-friday-agreement-the-end-and-no-perhaps/

2002

Goodbye to the Good Friday Agreement, John McAnulty, Socialist Democracy (Ireland)

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2002/12/03/goodbye-to-the-good-friday-agreement/

Northern Ireland – Is the peace process under threat? No, but the working class is! – Workers’ Fight

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2002/08/05/northern-ireland-is-the-peace-process-under-threat-no-but-the-working-class-is/

Colombia, the IRA, US and Manifest Destiny – Matt Seigfried

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2002/08/04/colombia-the-ira-the-us-and-manifest-destiny/

Irish Socialists appeal for support in stand against sectarianism – Belfast International Socialists and Socialist Democracy

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2002/08/02/irish-socialists-appeal-for-support-in-stand-against-sectarianism/

Republican Forum: A way forward for republicanism – Irish Republican Socialist Party

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2002/07/26/republican-forum-a-way-forward-for-republicanism/

James Connolly’s appeal on the occasion of Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee In 1897

http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2002/03/24/james-connollys-appeal-on-the-occassion-of-queen-victoria’s-diamond-jubilee-in-1897/

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    […] the posting of our Irish coverage,(http://republicancommunist.org/blog/2020/10/15/emancipation-liberation-irish-coverage-2002-20/) E&L is posting our  Welsh and republican related coverage from 2002 to 2021 to promote a […]

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