In this extract from the Atlas of the Irish Revolution,writes that Michael Collins’s intelligence operations had a reputation for omniscience and, though this was not the case, the myth became a political weapon.
Tue, 19 Sep, 2017
LAST week was the 30th anniversary of Charlie Haughey’s election as Taoiseach for the first time, but the occasion seemed to pass without notice in the media. Maybe it is a measure of how low he has descended in the eyes of the public. Although he had always been acutely conscious of carving out a place in history for himself, it seems his reputation is now in tatters.
Sat, 19 Dec, 2009
AS someone who took part in last Monday’s Reclaim The Streets (RTS) street party in Dublin I wish to congratulate everyone involved for making it such a happy, fun, party day to highlight a very serious cause — that our streets and open spaces, not just in Dublin but in other cities and towns across the country, are being taken over
Sat, 10 May, 2003