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#Irish Civil War

# irish-civil-war - Saturday 29 December, 2018

Government urged to apologise for the at least 77 executed by Free State during Civil War

In the Dáil in 2011, Leo Varadkar said those executed without trial during this time period were “murdered”.

# irish-civil-war - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Extract: The passionate and inspirational women of the Irish Revolution – in photos

Remembering some of the women played who played pivotal roles in Irish revolution.

# irish-civil-war - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Bombs and boxers on this week in Civil War-era Dublin Fight Night This post contains videos

Bombs and boxers on this week in Civil War-era Dublin

This week in 1923 saw an extraordinary boxing match emerge amid the chaos of the Irish Civil War.

# irish-civil-war - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Gerry Adams: The institutions of the State have their backs to the border

“The prevailing sense among the policy makers is to perpetuate the status quo,” the Sinn Féin President has told the MacGill Summer School in the Glenties this evening.

# irish-civil-war - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Searchable form of 1922 military census goes online today

A census cataloguing the Free State Army’s total manpower will go live later this morning.

# irish-civil-war - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Free State came into being 90 years ago this week

Flashback to the turbulent beginning of Saorstát Éireann, which was hurtling towards civil war even as it gained statehood.

# irish-civil-war - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

First military census shows pressures faced by 1922 army

Head of the new National Army Michael Collins faced serious administrative challenges as new force took over British barracks.

# irish-civil-war - Sunday 19 August, 2012

Taoiseach resolves to work ‘harder than ever’ to restore Ireland’s finances

Enda Kenny’s address at Béal na mBláth also reveal details about the overall themes of Ireland’s EU presidency.

# irish-civil-war - Friday 11 May, 2012

Pics: Medieval documents damaged in 1922 Four Courts bombardment restored Have A Look This post contains images

Pics: Medieval documents damaged in 1922 Four Courts bombardment restored

It has taken a team of researchers 40 years to reconstruct the documents, which trace back to the time following Anglo-Norman invasion of Ireland. Have a look…

# irish-civil-war - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Explainer: The Third Home Rule Bill is 100 years old today. What did it do?

Today marks the 100th anniversary of the introduction of the Third Home Rule Bill to Westminster. But what was it?

# irish-civil-war - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge End of an era: Encyclopaedia Britannica stops print run after 244 years Encyclopaedia

End of an era: Encyclopaedia Britannica stops print run after 244 years

The 32-volume print edition will be no more: once the current stock of printed books is exhausted, it’s going digital-only.