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Loyalist Violence Is A Backlash Against Equality, Says US Priest

Posted By: March 29, 2013

By Michael McHugh Belfast Telegraph Monday, September 19, 2005 Irish America sees echoes of the anti-civil rights protests of the 1960s in the recent loyalist rioting, the head of the Washington-based lobby group has said. Fr Sean McManus from the Irish National Caucus claimed memories of the white backlash against the civil rights movement among […]

Poll chief is defiant

Posted By: March 29, 2013

Daily Ireland March 13 2005 The North of Ireland⤁s chief electoral officer has said he will not resign despite confirmation that more than 100,000 people will be without a vote in May. Speaking to Daily Ireland, Dr Denis Stanley dismissed widespread political criticism of his department, insisting that it was ⤦doing a good jobâ¤?. Yesterday […]

New McCarthyism In Journalism

Posted By: March 29, 2013

Daily Ireland (Belfast) Wednesday, March 09 2005 Here is another enlightening article on the fascism that Mc Dowell has inherited. In 1972 Dessie O’Malley — infamous for his hostility to any one who defied the corrupt and oppressive system in Northern Ireland — was Minister for Justice in the Irish Republic. As the following article […]

Missing: 100,000 voters disappear from electoral roll

Posted By: March 29, 2013

Daily Ireland March 08 2005 Around 100,000 people in the North of Ireland will be unable to vote in the upcoming local government elections, Daily Ireland can reveal. Latest Electoral Office figures show that around ten per cent of the adult population will be without a ballot come the May 5 polling date. According to […]

McDowell should learn lessons from history Sunday Business Post

Posted By: March 29, 2013

Sunday, March 06, 2005 – By Brian Feeney Nearly 50 years ago, the British government arrested Archbishop Makarios, the Greek Orthodox primate of Cyprus, and exiled him to the Seychelles in the Indian Ocean. Makarios was not only the spiritual leader of Greek Cypriots, but was also their political leader. He had been campaigning for […]

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