1981: All has changed, utterly.

Tom McGurk has a piece in the Sunday Business Post today assessing the impact and legacy of the 1981 Hunger Strikes- as does Vincent Browne. McGurk concludes by asserting that, with their deaths, northern nationalists were able to bury ‘their emaciated past,’ defined by submission to the over-powering unionist state.

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The Mccluskey Civil Rights Summer School – Guest Speaker Bernadette McAliskey
Sat, 18 Aug 2018 |  Dungannon
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Inez McCormack Civil Rights Women’s Conference
10am, Saturday, 8 September 2018 | Public Records Office Belfast
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The End Of Catholic Ireland?
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