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#Revolution

# revolution - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Opinion: Independent Ireland was established through violent revolution - there were few peacemakers
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# OPINON

Opinion: Independent Ireland was established through violent revolution - there were few peacemakers

May 15th 2019, 7:00 AM 16,868 Views 82 Comments

It is important that we don’t judge the events of the Irish revolution against fictional, sanitised versions of the Irish past, writes Caoimhín De Barra.

# revolution - Monday 21 January, 2019

Opinion: The Democratic Programme of the First Dáil was a radical socialist document
# History
# History

Opinion: The Democratic Programme of the First Dáil was a radical socialist document

Jan 21st 2019, 12:39 PM 11,211 Views 36 Comments

Far removed from the romantic vision of the Easter Proclamation, the programme outlined the material reality of what a new Ireland should stand for, writes Donal Fallon.

# revolution - Saturday 30 June, 2018

Banksy 'blitzes' Paris with graffiti murals commemorating 1968 student revolt
# Graffiti
# Graffiti

Banksy 'blitzes' Paris with graffiti murals commemorating 1968 student revolt

Jun 30th 2018, 5:30 PM 21,184 Views 21 Comments

Stencilled images in the style of the mysterious British graffiti star began appearing on walls across the French capital last week.

# revolution - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Ruth Coppinger: No Leo, this wasn't a 'quiet revolution'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Ruth Coppinger: No Leo, this wasn't a 'quiet revolution'

Jun 7th 2018, 7:00 AM 43,240 Views 102 Comments

It was the active involvement of tens of thousands on the ground in the referendum campaign – a social and political movement in itself – that was critical to the resounding win, writes Ruth Coppinger.

# revolution - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Liverpool's team of misfits against Real Madrid in 2014 demonstrates radical Klopp effect
# Revolution
From The42
# Revolution

Liverpool's team of misfits against Real Madrid in 2014 demonstrates radical Klopp effect

May 24th 2018, 9:50 AM 12,669 Views 7 Comments

Just five of the Liverpool side that played against Real Madrid three and a half years ago will feature on Saturday.

# revolution - Saturday 17 September, 2016

New diets, more freedom and less interfering - How Guardiola is fixing Man City's problems
# Revolution
From The42
# Revolution

New diets, more freedom and less interfering - How Guardiola is fixing Man City's problems

Sep 17th 2016, 1:05 PM 7,413 Views 10 Comments

The Etihad outfit suffered the most muscle-related injuries of any Premier League club last season.

# revolution - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Micheál Martin reckons Sinn Féin are "twisting history" with their 1916 events
# Sinister Exhibition
# Sinister Exhibition

Micheál Martin reckons Sinn Féin are "twisting history" with their 1916 events

Apr 17th 2016, 1:20 PM 33,639 Views 156 Comments

The FF leader’s no fan of the event Sinn Féin is running at the Ambassador.

# revolution - Monday 28 March, 2016

Cuba: If it's such a health superpower, why have thousands of doctors fled?
# The Revolution
# The Revolution

Cuba: If it's such a health superpower, why have thousands of doctors fled?

Mar 28th 2016, 8:30 AM 25,605 Views 118 Comments

A total of 1,278 Cuban medics fled to make use of a US parole programme for doctors in 2013 alone.

# revolution - Saturday 26 March, 2016

The story behind the railroad workers airbrushed out of this 1916 picture
# Before Photoshop
# Before Photoshop

The story behind the railroad workers airbrushed out of this 1916 picture

Mar 26th 2016, 10:00 PM 34,071 Views 29 Comments

Changing attitudes over the past century saw railway workers hidden away.

# revolution - Thursday 3 March, 2016

This Blackrock bakery is doing amazing things with doughnuts
# Revolution
From The Daily Edge
# Revolution

This Blackrock bakery is doing amazing things with doughnuts

Mar 3rd 2016, 9:56 AM 9,606 Views 0 Comments

Oh sweet Jesus.

# revolution - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Ireland Women aiming for 'the next level' with big changes on and off the field
# Intertwining Structure
From The42
# Intertwining Structure

Ireland Women aiming for 'the next level' with big changes on and off the field

Feb 3rd 2015, 3:40 PM 4,457 Views 2 Comments

New head coach Tom Tierney wants to bring more great athletes onto Ireland’s rugby scene.

# revolution - Thursday 29 January, 2015

David Humphreys is bringing yet another Ulsterman over to Gloucester
# Suftum
From The42
# Suftum

David Humphreys is bringing yet another Ulsterman over to Gloucester

Jan 29th 2015, 10:47 AM 4,957 Views 1 Comment

Loosehead prop Paddy McAllister will head for Kingsholm at the end of the season.

# revolution - Saturday 22 November, 2014

Here is Sinead O'Connor's call for non-violent revolution on the Late Late Show
# Spirit Of 1916
From The Daily Edge
# Spirit Of 1916

Here is Sinead O'Connor's call for non-violent revolution on the Late Late Show

Nov 22nd 2014, 11:00 AM 35,057 Views 160 Comments

She called for “the creation of a second Republic of Ireland.”

# revolution - Friday 31 October, 2014

Do you know anything about Ireland's secret War of Independence caves?
# Hidden History
# Hidden History

Do you know anything about Ireland's secret War of Independence caves?

Oct 31st 2014, 3:57 PM 29,036 Views 37 Comments

An archaeologist in Sligo has identified 35 used to hide people and ammunitions and needs your help to find more.

# revolution - Friday 24 October, 2014

10 people who absolutely agreed with Russell Brand's Newsnight rant
# Revolution
From The Daily Edge
# Revolution

10 people who absolutely agreed with Russell Brand's Newsnight rant

Oct 24th 2014, 8:16 AM 7,571 Views 6 Comments

The comedian didn’t go down well with many, but he has some fans.

# revolution - Friday 11 July, 2014

After struggling in 2013, Kilkenny are back in 'sixth gear', says TJ Reid
# Evolution Not Revolution
From The42
# Evolution Not Revolution

After struggling in 2013, Kilkenny are back in 'sixth gear', says TJ Reid

Jul 11th 2014, 6:44 AM 2,642 Views 0 Comments

“This year, the fitness and the speed and the touch is all back,” says the forward who broke his knee cap in 2012.

# revolution - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Here's what people want to do with this 'wonder material'
# Make And Do
# Make And Do

Here's what people want to do with this 'wonder material'

Jun 28th 2014, 10:00 AM 13,606 Views 13 Comments

Not, sadly, make a superhero suit out of it.

# revolution - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Ousted Ukrainian President tried to flee but was stopped by border guards
# Regime Change
# Regime Change

Ousted Ukrainian President tried to flee but was stopped by border guards

Feb 23rd 2014, 10:39 AM 15,706 Views 83 Comments

Viktor Yanukovych’s plane was from leaving the country as Yulia Tymoshenko announces a bid for the presidency.

# revolution - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Muller, Munster and Matt Williams: How Ulster transformed from Heineken Cup also-rans to elite
# Culture
From The42
# Culture

Muller, Munster and Matt Williams: How Ulster transformed from Heineken Cup also-rans to elite

Jan 14th 2014, 7:30 AM 4,138 Views 6 Comments

Players with the nothern province won’t be happy with the progress they’ve made until they ‘actually win something.’

# revolution - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Defence Forces celebrate birthday of Michael Collins
# Michael Collins
# Michael Collins

Defence Forces celebrate birthday of Michael Collins

Oct 16th 2013, 7:15 AM 7,048 Views 59 Comments

Visitors to the barracks in Cork will have an opportunity to see armoured fighting vehicles including the ‘Sliabh na mBan’, which accompanied Collins at the Béal na mBláth ambush in 1922.

# revolution - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Muslim Brotherhood spiritual leader arrested in Cairo
# Egypt
# Egypt

Muslim Brotherhood spiritual leader arrested in Cairo

Aug 20th 2013, 8:25 AM 3,155 Views 41 Comments

The Egyptian military’s crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood continued today, as a leading figure was arrested for his part in the killing of eight protesters in June.

# revolution - Friday 5 July, 2013

'Intern bank execs and politicians' - revolution in the small ads?
# Shay Guevara
# Shay Guevara

'Intern bank execs and politicians' - revolution in the small ads?

Jul 5th 2013, 6:15 PM 8,583 Views 36 Comments

An online recruitment call for revolutionaries promises all the interned a fair trial. At a later date.

# revolution - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has died
# Hugo Chavez
# Hugo Chavez

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has died

Mar 5th 2013, 10:07 PM 18,687 Views 169 Comments

The fiery populist has died following a nearly two-year bout with cancer.

# revolution - Monday 18 February, 2013

Ecuador: President secures third term, says revolution cannot be stopped
# Ecuador
# Ecuador

Ecuador: President secures third term, says revolution cannot be stopped

Feb 18th 2013, 8:24 AM 42,857 Views 7 Comments

“Nobody is going to stop this revolution. We are making history,” leftist leader Rafael Correa declared as he secured a third term in office.

# revolution - Friday 9 November, 2012

Try not to cry: New Les Miserables trailer
# One Day More
From The Daily Edge
# One Day More

Try not to cry: New Les Miserables trailer

Nov 9th 2012, 8:53 AM 849 Views 1 Comment

The Internet’s general consensus is that this is going to be one epic film.

# revolution - Monday 5 November, 2012

Suicide attack hits central Syria
# Syria
# Syria

Suicide attack hits central Syria

Nov 5th 2012, 1:34 PM 2,040 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, Syria’s main opposition group has broadened its base in the country, voting to add more women members as well as activists and local council representatives.

# revolution - Sunday 7 October, 2012

Poll open in Venezuela in tough election for Chavez
# El Presidente
# El Presidente

Poll open in Venezuela in tough election for Chavez

Oct 7th 2012, 12:05 PM 3,255 Views 31 Comments

Hugo Chavez has been in power for almost 14 years – but his opponent in the presidential election is in a statistical dead heat with the president in opinion polls.

# revolution - Monday 27 August, 2012

A butcher, a barber and a policeman: meet Syria's rebels
# Civil War
# Civil War

A butcher, a barber and a policeman: meet Syria's rebels

Aug 27th 2012, 2:00 PM 5,465 Views 20 Comments

Butchers, barbers and students are now getting used to guns, tanks and warfare.

# revolution - Sunday 25 March, 2012

Poll: Should a statue of Che Guevara be erected in Galway?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should a statue of Che Guevara be erected in Galway?

Mar 25th 2012, 3:16 PM 14,167 Views 126 Comments

A US politician has written to the Taoiseach urging him to stop the statue being built – but supporters of the project say the statue will commemorate Che’s Irish heritage. What do you think?

# revolution - Monday 27 February, 2012

Hugo Chavez flies to Cuba for 'urgent' cancer treatment
# Hugo Chavez
# Hugo Chavez

Hugo Chavez flies to Cuba for 'urgent' cancer treatment

Feb 27th 2012, 2:09 PM 2,304 Views 23 Comments

The Venezuelan leader says he will still run in October’s presidential election despite the recurrence of his illness.

# revolution - Sunday 29 January, 2012

One year on: what has the Arab Spring changed?
# Arab Spring
# Arab Spring

One year on: what has the Arab Spring changed?

Jan 29th 2012, 9:15 AM 1,762 Views 5 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s guide to how what has changed (or not) in Bahrain, Syria, Libya, Egypt, Yemen and Tunisia since the uprisings.

# revolution - Sunday 22 January, 2012

Column: Revolution? Who needs it – here’s what we can do instead
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Revolution? Who needs it – here’s what we can do instead

Jan 22nd 2012, 6:00 PM 72 Views 65 Comments

History tells us a popular uprising would do us no good, writes Derry Nairn – but that doesn’t mean Irish people are powerless. Here’s what we can do…

# revolution - Sunday 15 January, 2012

UN chief says Syrian president must stop violence
# Arab Spring
# Arab Spring

UN chief says Syrian president must stop violence

Jan 15th 2012, 10:39 AM 981 Views 2 Comments

Fears of all-out civil war increase as Ban says one-man rule and family dynasties are a thing of the past.

# revolution - Saturday 14 January, 2012

Tunisia marks first anniversary of Arab Spring
# Tunisia
# Tunisia

Tunisia marks first anniversary of Arab Spring

Jan 14th 2012, 1:14 PM 1,101 Views 0 Comments

Tunisians are celebrating the one-year anniversary of their revolution, which sparked anti-government protests across the Arab world.

# revolution - Thursday 29 December, 2011

Women (slightly) more likely to "neglect" their cars, says AA
# Cars
# Cars

Women (slightly) more likely to "neglect" their cars, says AA

Dec 29th 2011, 12:10 PM 2,065 Views 16 Comments

That is according a new AA Rescue survey which showed that more women neglect “simple yet important” tasks like checking tyre pressure than men – but both genders fare badly overall.

# revolution - Monday 28 November, 2011

Egypt goes to the polls - amid turmoil on the streets
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt goes to the polls - amid turmoil on the streets

Nov 28th 2011, 9:42 AM 462 Views 0 Comments

The parliamentary elections are significant as it is the first time Egyptians have voted since the overthrow of former president Hosni Mubarak in February.

# revolution - Sunday 13 November, 2011

Syria calls for Arab summit on deepening unrest
# Syria
# Syria

Syria calls for Arab summit on deepening unrest

Nov 13th 2011, 12:53 PM 166 Views 2 Comments

Saturday’s raids on the Saudi and Qatari raids have been condemned while thousands of pro-regime supporters take to the streets.

# revolution - Monday 7 November, 2011

In pictures: Revolutionary Ireland 1913-1923
# Revolution
# Revolution

In pictures: Revolutionary Ireland 1913-1923

Nov 7th 2011, 7:15 AM 11,143 Views 17 Comments

Major new photographic exhibition shows the bloody reality of life in Ireland from the 1913 Lockout to the tortured birth of the Republic.

# revolution - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Cuba to allow citizens to buy and sell property
# Viva La Revolution
# Viva La Revolution

Cuba to allow citizens to buy and sell property

Nov 3rd 2011, 5:35 PM 488 Views 8 Comments

The move is part of a series of free-market changes introduced by Raul Castro since he took over from Fidel.

# revolution - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

Europe's elite looking to break with FIFA
# Revolution
From The42
# Revolution

Europe's elite looking to break with FIFA

Jul 27th 2011, 7:07 PM 132 Views 0 Comments

Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, the Chief Executive of Bayern Munich and head of the European Club Association, has called for a “revolution” against FIFA “corruption”.

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