Peter Hart dies…

Just picked up from Garibaldy that the historian Peter Hart has died and the unconscionably early age of 46. Hart’s work featured regularly often in heated internet discussions as he began to lift stones on some of the darker passages of Irish History… He will be a huge and unexpected loss to his profession… Check out Garibaldy’s backlinks at the Cedar Lounge…

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty