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#Easter Rising

# easter-rising - Monday 17 April, 2017

'If we want to cherish all children equally, stop the subsidies to foreign executives'

There is such a sense of entitlement among elites that they barely try to hide their privileges, writes Kieran Allen.

# easter-rising - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Ceremonies underway to remember those who died in the Easter Rising

The national anthem was played by a lone piper in the main courtyard of the cemetery.

# easter-rising - Sunday 19 March, 2017

One of Dublin's most iconic buildings is taking a trip down memory lane

A new exhibition explores the role Custom House played while Ireland fought for independence.

# easter-rising - Sunday 25 December, 2016

'I reacted with my training': Canadian ambassador on why he tackled an Irish protester

In a wide-ranging interview with TheJournal.ie, the ambassador also spoke of his admiration for Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan.

# easter-rising - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Unsold!: 1916 surrender letter set to leave Ireland after auction fails to reach €1m

It’s owner says he longer feels an obligation to keep it here.

# easter-rising - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

The government is being strongly criticised for not buying Padraig Pearse's 1916 surrender letter

Gerry Adams has called it a “quite frankly bizarre decision”.

# easter-rising - Monday 14 November, 2016

Pearse 1916 surrender letter “could leave Ireland” after upcoming auction

The Department of Arts says buying the letter would “not be the best use of taxpayers’ money”.

# easter-rising - Friday 4 November, 2016

From The42 Fifa charge Ireland over Easter Rising commemorative jersey Charged

Fifa charge Ireland over Easter Rising commemorative jersey

The kit has come to the fore in recent days because England and Scotland both want to wear the poppy in their upcoming game.

# easter-rising - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Pictures: Canadian ambassador tackles protester at 1916 ceremony

Kevin Vickers made headlines across the globe in 2014 when he intervened during a terror attack at the Canadian parliament.

'Not appropriate': Sinn Féin rejects invitation to commemorate British 1916 deaths

The party says it wouldn’t be appropriate to commemorate “British soldiers who shot and killed Republicans in 1916″.

# easter-rising - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Pay meter for bike rental scheme blocking monument to 1916 leader

And one Cork city councillor wants it moved.

# easter-rising - Saturday 14 May, 2016

From 'bullet books' to Seán O’Casey watercolours: A different look at the Easter Rising TALES FROM THE OTHER SIDE This post contains images

From 'bullet books' to Seán O’Casey watercolours: A different look at the Easter Rising

A new exhibition looks at how minority communities in Dublin responded to 1916.

# easter-rising - Saturday 30 April, 2016

The 15 Irish railway stations named after the executed 1916 leaders

Irish Rail is doing its bit to remember the Rising.

# easter-rising - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

You can step into the Dublin of 1916 thanks to this new website

An interactive map lets people explore sites such as the GPO, Liberty Hall, St Stephen’s Green and Dublin Castle.

# easter-rising - Monday 25 April, 2016

'Rumours of mischief brewing': Fascinating documents give insight into British response to Rising

Hundreds of documents are being released to mark the centenary of the Easter Rising.

37 Irish radio stations will broadcast rebel morse code this evening at the exact same time

100 years ago today, the first radio broadcast was sent out in Ireland.

# easter-rising - Sunday 24 April, 2016

It's 100 years to the day since the Easter Rising began

Events were taking place around the country.

QUIZ: The hardest Easter Rising quiz you'll do for another 100 years

Have you been paying attention to the commemorations?

# easter-rising - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Copy of Proclamation sells for €150,000 at auction

A bundle of keys for the GPO also sold for €3,400.

Photos: Republican Sinn Féin march down O'Connell Street for 1916 commemoration 1916 This post contains images

Photos: Republican Sinn Féin march down O'Connell Street for 1916 commemoration

The parade attracted a large crowd in Dublin’s city centre.

Here's what's happening this weekend to mark the 1916 centenary Easter Rising This post contains videos

Here's what's happening this weekend to mark the 1916 centenary

The GAA, Conradh na Gaeilge and the President will all be involved in events.

Clare stonemasons were commissioned to design this massive 1916 memorial in New York

The Suffolk County Easter Rising Committee in Long Island in New York State are impressively proud of their Irish heritage.

# easter-rising - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Death and destruction: Claims for compensation after the 1916 Rising

More than 6,500 claims were made for damage to buildings and property caused by fighting or subsequent looting.

# easter-rising - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

This Sydney GAA club paid tribute to 1916 on a gorgeous beach Easter Rising This post contains videos

This Sydney GAA club paid tribute to 1916 on a gorgeous beach

We want to go to there.

From The Daily Edge This Sydney GAA club wonderfully paid tribute to 1916 on a gorgeous beach Just A Tribute

# easter-rising - Sunday 3 April, 2016

Teenager arrested as Remembrance Wall unveiled at Glasnevin Cemetery

The memorial wall has faced some criticism.

# easter-rising - Saturday 2 April, 2016

1916 Liveblog: The Rising is over – 362 dead, hundreds more injured and the fate of the rebel leaders is unknown

Moment by moment, TheJournal.ie is following what happened during the 1916 Rising one hundred years ago.

# easter-rising - Friday 1 April, 2016

1916 Liveblog Day 5: Pádraig Pearse has ordered the total evacuation of the GPO

Moment by moment, TheJournal.ie is following what happened during the 1916 Rising one hundred years ago.

# easter-rising - Thursday 31 March, 2016

1916 Liveblog Day 4: Dublin burns and 32 civilians killed in a bloody, bitter day for the Rising

Moment by moment, TheJournal.ie is following what happened during the 1916 Rising one hundred years ago.

# easter-rising - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

1916 Liveblog Day 3: 73 people dead on the worst day of the Rising so far

Moment by moment, TheJournal.ie is following what happened during the 1916 Rising one hundred years ago.

James Connolly's great-great-granddaughter told to 'go home' from 1916 event because of English accent

Sarah Connolly, a relative of 1916 leader James Connolly, said she was confronted at a state reception to commemorate the Easter Rising.

# easter-rising - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Half a million people watched Centenary last night

Several other programmes about the Rising also had people tuning in.

1916 Liveblog Day 2: 37 people were killed today, mostly civilians

Moment by moment, TheJournal.ie is following what happened during the 1916 Rising one hundred years ago.

From The Daily Edge This Galway pub turned itself into the GPO for the weekend’s celebrations Pint Rising

# easter-rising - Monday 28 March, 2016

1916 Liveblog: 55 dead as rebels take over the GPO, the Four Courts and Stephen’s Green

Moment by moment, TheJournal.ie is following what happened during the 1916 Rising which began on Easter Monday one hundred years ago.

From The Daily Edge People are sharing this wonderful pic of the army officer seen on the phone yesterday 1916 Centenary

People are sharing this wonderful pic of the army officer seen on the phone yesterday

Twitter was ablaze after this officer was spotted on his phone at the 1916 commemorations.

# easter-rising - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Beautiful weather, smiling faces and emotional moments as Ireland remembers 1916

As it was 100 years ago, the GPO was at the heart of the action.

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