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# 1913 - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Column: 'We must look beyond 1913 and learn the lessons from the Lockout'

The anniversary of the 1913 Lockout has ended, but it offers us an opportunity to re-examine this history.

# 1913 - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Fancy seeing a smuggled rifle from 1914 that was found in Seán O'Casey's house?

To mark the centenary of the Irish Volunteers a new exhibition at Glasnevin Cemetery also sheds light on some of those who took part in the Irish revolution.

# 1913 - Sunday 17 November, 2013

"The street was my playground": A journey back to the tenement days

Phyllis Radburn, who lived on Henrietta St, was able to take a trip back to her former home thanks to Dublin City Council.

VIDEO: The secrets of Dublin tenements

Why do some tenement homes have thick blue paint on the walls? An expert explains.

# 1913 - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

US trade union leaders in Dublin to talk about 'devastating impacts of austerity'

Dan Kane, from the Teamsters, Terry O’Sullivan (LIUNA), John Hegarty (National Postal Mail Handlers Union), Brent Booker (Building Construction Trades Department) and Ed Smith (Ullico) are all in Dublin for the week.

# 1913 - Monday 9 September, 2013

Ever dreamed of owning a life-sized Maggie Thatcher puppet? Read on...

The iconic Spitting Image doll goes under the hammer at a Whytes auction in Dublin this weekend…

# 1913 - Monday 26 August, 2013

Michael D to lead 1913 Lockout commemoration this weekend

Saturday will mark the 100th anniversary of Bloody Sunday, one of the key events of the Lockout.

# 1913 - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Poll: Should O'Connell St be 'locked down' for Lockout commemorations? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should O'Connell St be 'locked down' for Lockout commemorations?

A commemoration is planned for 31 August, but a business group wants it to not include a ‘lock down’ of O’Connell St.

# 1913 - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Column: It's time to give our citizens the Republic they deserve

The poverty and deprivation visible to the men and women who founded our republic drove them to include human rights in the founding texts of our state; it is time to have the courage to realise their dream, write Colm O’Gorman

# 1913 - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

President to launch 1913 Lockout tapestry project

The tapestry commemorates the historic event, which saw workers fighting for their rights almost a century ago.