The Mansion House – the once town house of the estimable Joshua Dawson was where a crop of enlightened denizens converged on the day of January 21. For it was January 21, 2013 – the 94th anniversary of the first meeting of a sovereign Irish government – the First Dail - but also marked another seminal event – the start of Ireland's War of Independence; also known as the 'Tan War' or 'The Anglo-Irish War.' This was the…Continue
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January 21 2013
News American President gets sworn in for another four years. He seems to have found a new slogan the yes we can slogan of his last term has been replaced with we the people. It was a strange event covered worldwide by T.V and radio stations each and every channel flooding the airwaves with American twaddle and loving every bit of it.
So what about Ireland and its media one would have just hoped that while the Americans flooded the airwaves and media with its…Continue
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