Cork the Real Ireland

Posted on Aug 24, 2018 in Ireland | 13 comments

In West Cork one of the great advantages we have is the “Real Capital” of Ireland in Cork City on our doorstep.  Since moving to West Cork I have got to know and love Cork City. Love it for its human scale, dynamic youth culture, independent retailers, great bars, theatre and music. Situated on islands […]

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Schools to Prison on the Tube

Posted on Aug 24, 2018 in latest | 17 comments

A mocked-up Tube map showing how life can lead from school to prison has been put on underground trains this morning as children made their way to pick up their GCSEs. A group of south London students have used the London Underground to make a powerful and subversive statement about exclusions on GCSE results day. […]

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Remembering Peterloo after 199 years

Posted on Aug 16, 2018 in latest | 2 comments

  Today 16th August marks the 199th anniversary of the Peterloo Massacre at St Peters Field in Manchester. As once again in Britain workers rights and their ability to organise and strike are being attacked we should remember Peterloo, one of the darkest days in Manchester’s history it is a milestone in our hard fought […]

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George Stokes, Irish physicist and mathematician

Posted on Aug 13, 2018 in Ireland | 2 comments

George Stokes  was born on this day in Sligo in 1819. The Irish physicist and mathematician was Lucasian Professor of Mathematics at Cambridge University from 1849 until his death in 1903.  George Gabriel Stokes is one of three great mathematicians associated with Ireland in the 19th century. If Boole translated classical logic into algebra, while […]

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Dan Breen: The shadowy Gunman

Posted on Aug 11, 2018 in Ireland | 2 comments

One of the most famous fighters in the fight for Irish freedom, Dan Breen was born on this day in Grange, Donohill, Co Tipperary. He was an iconic IRA figure in both the War of Independence and also the Civil War. On 21st January 1919 under the leadership of Séamus Robinson his unit launched an […]

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Corbyn’s Hodge Bodge

Posted on Aug 7, 2018 in latest | one comment

The whole discredited “investigation” of Margaret Hodge displays a stunning incompetence by Jennie Formby and the Stalinist Muppets Milne & Murray behind her and once again exposes Jeremy Corbyn’s  destructive “Leadership.” The ranting and ravings of the ludicrous Corbynariat against Margaret Hodge show their only talent is for herd like personal abuse and disgusting the […]

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GAA needs to up its Game

Posted on Jul 19, 2018 in Ireland | Comments Off on GAA needs to up its Game

Organisers of the Liam Miller charity match have been  refused permission to host the game at Páirc Uí Chaoimh. A host of former Manchester United, Celtic, and Republic of Ireland stars are set to play the tribute match in aid of the family of the late Corkman at Turner’s Cross on Tuesday, September 25. The […]

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Labour Party Anti-Semitism Failure

Posted on Jul 19, 2018 in latest | 9 comments

So Labour will now go after a Jewish MP, whose family died in the Holocaust, for highlighting Anti-Semitism in Labour at the highest levels. This is a total and utter disgrace. Margaret Hodge has been a magnificent, fearless and convincing ambassador for Labour, warning about public concern about immigration long before her party; changing BNP […]

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Bastille Day and the revolting Irish

Posted on Jul 14, 2018 in Ireland | 2 comments

Today, Bastille Day 14th July 2018, is the 229th anniversary of the storming of the Bastille Prison in France. It is hard to recall the French Revolution without thinking of the response of the Chinese Premier Chou En Lai, who when asked what he thought was its impact answered “It is too early to tell!” When […]

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Brexit Swansong

Posted on Jul 9, 2018 in Britain | Comments Off on Brexit Swansong

So lazy David Davis having engaged in lazy Brexit fantasies has delivered absolutely nothing including not a SINGLE Trade Agreement knows the game is up and resigns at 11.30 on a Sunday night. In a stunning move which rocked Westminster, the Conservative big-hitter said he had become “a reluctant conscript” to the Prime Minister’s Brexit […]

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The Eagle On London

Happy Birthday Karl Marx

Posted on May 5, 2018 in latest | 18 comments

Millicent Fawcett

Posted on Apr 24, 2018 in latest | Comments Off on Millicent Fawcett

Labour anti-Semitism – the morning after

Posted on Mar 27, 2018 in latest | Comments Off on Labour anti-Semitism – the morning after

Jeremy’s Jewish Question

Posted on Mar 26, 2018 in latest | 788 comments

The Eagle on Ireland

Irish Consent

Posted on Nov 15, 2018 in Ireland | 30 comments

The Poppy stands for Peace

Posted on Nov 11, 2018 in Ireland | Comments Off on The Poppy stands for Peace

Skibbereen’s Champions of the World

Posted on Sep 15, 2018 in Ireland | Comments Off on Skibbereen’s Champions of the World

Arise ye Citizens of Ireland!

Posted on Sep 10, 2018 in Ireland | 4 comments