Irish historian explains why he didn't take history for his Leaving Cert

Irish historian explains why he didn't take history for his Leaving Cert

As a documentary on Eamon de Valera’s time in America airs, historian and author Ryle Dwyer looks at how history is taught here — and explains why he ...

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Time for the Tories to stop posturing and get back to politics

Time for the Tories to stop posturing and get back to politics

Rees-Mogg’s attempt to drag Parnell into the Brexit debate was a squalid ploy to exploit anti-Irish sentiment in Britain and cling to power, writes Ryle Dwyer ...

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Death of MacSwiney had enormous significance as prisoners hunger strike drew global coverage

Death of MacSwiney had enormous significance as prisoners hunger strike drew global coverage

The second part of historian Ryle Dwyer’s examination of the events of the War of Independence leading up to the Anglo-Irish Treaty of 1921.

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Archbishop Daniel J Mannix: Cork-born cleric drew attention to Irish situation

Archbishop Daniel J Mannix: Cork-born cleric drew attention to Irish situation

Ryle Dwyer examines the vital part played by one Cork man in highlighting, for the broadest international audience, the blatant contradictions of Britain’s ...

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