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Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Column: Yes, we can save Irish – but there’s no point trying to spread it
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Column: Yes, we can save Irish – but there’s no point trying to spread it

Jul 4th 2012, 7:00 AM 1,129 Views 107 Comments

If Irish is to survive as a real language we must focus on preservation – and just forget about promoting it to English speakers, writes Ian Mac Eochagáin.

Sunday 24 June, 2012

Column: Why not give Irish equal status on our road signs?
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# Opinion

Column: Why not give Irish equal status on our road signs?

Jun 24th 2012, 6:30 PM 1,658 Views 238 Comments

It might seem like a small thing, but road signs are the most visible sign of our attitude to Irish – and they tell a clear story, writes Ian Mac Eochagáin.