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#jim larkin

# jim-larkin - 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.

# jim-larkin - Saturday 31 August, 2013

28 pictures from today's 1913 Lockout commemoration celebrations Jim Larkin This post contains images

28 pictures from today's 1913 Lockout commemoration celebrations

Hundreds of people lined O’Connell Street to watch a reenactment of the Dublin Metropolitan Police baton-charging crowds on ‘Bloody Sunday’.

Thousands expected to attend 1913 commemorations

President Michael D Higgins will lead today’s events in Dublin – marking 100 years to the day since Bloody Sunday.

# jim-larkin - Thursday 29 August, 2013

An Post launch three stamps to mark 1913 Lockout centenary Big Jim This post contains images

An Post launch three stamps to mark 1913 Lockout centenary

James Connolly, Constance Markiewicz and Jim Larkin feature on the new stamps launched today.

# jim-larkin - 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.

# jim-larkin - Sunday 16 June, 2013

Cleaners take to Dublin streets for their international day

The event, organised by SIPTU, will be held at midday tomorrow.

# jim-larkin - Saturday 18 May, 2013

Column: Here's why I decided to make a graphic novel about Jim Larkin Read Me This post contains images

Column: Here's why I decided to make a graphic novel about Jim Larkin

Jim Larkin is an iconic figure in Irish history, yet when I was in school the Lockout only received a minor mention on the history syllabus – we wanted to make him more accessible, says Rory McConville.

# jim-larkin - Sunday 16 December, 2012

1923 docs reveal Britain's fears over James Larkin's return to Ireland

Newly released documents from foundation of State show that Britain felt that “agitator” Larkin’s return would be “undesirable”.

# jim-larkin - Saturday 22 September, 2012

Column: Clerys is an O’Connell St icon – and the street has changed a lot

Dublin historian Pat Liddy describes the chequered history of the famous department store.

# jim-larkin - Sunday 26 August, 2012

My favourite speech: Socialist Party TD Clare Daly

Continuing our summer series on TheJournal.ie of public figures’ favourite speeches, Socialist Party TD for Dublin North Clare Daly picks one of Ireland’s best known trade union leaders.

# jim-larkin - Friday 15 June, 2012

Explainer: It's International Justice Day for Cleaners, but what is it? Cleaners This post contains images

Explainer: It's International Justice Day for Cleaners, but what is it?

Over 23,000 people are employed in the contract cleaning industry in Ireland…