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Thursday, 8 December 2022

Read Seán Enright's essay on "State Executions during the Irish revolution" on Century Ireland.

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Wednesday, 7 December 2022

Read Robert Lynch's article on "Partition and Power" on Century Ireland. 

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6 December 1922: The Irish Free State constitution becomes law

Tuesday, 6 December 2022

Read Bill Kissane's article on "Defining Independence" on Century Ireland.

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30 November 1922: Cumann na mBan’s telegram to W.T. Cosgrave

Thursday, 1 December 2022

Read Dianne Hall's article on "Irish Australians and the civil war." on Century Ireland.

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An Taoiseach, Micheál Martin addresses the Royal Irish Academy

Wednesday, 30 November 2022

An Taoiseach reflects on how history shaped his political choices

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4 November 1922: Mary MacSwiney's hunger strike

Friday, 4 November 2022

Read Diarmaid Ferriter's essay on "The Sanctity of Oaths" on Century Ireland.

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23 October 1922: The burning of Tullamaine Castle

Sunday, 23 October 2022

Read Gemma Clarke's essay on 'Everyday Violence in the Irish Civil War' on Century Ireland.

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10 October 1922: The bishops condemn the republican campaign

Monday, 10 October 2022

Read Dáithí Ó Corráin's essay on 'Weaponising the Sacraments: The Roman Catholic Church and the Civil War' on Century Ireland. 

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7 October 1922: The killing of teenagers Eamonn Hughes, Brendan Holohan and Joseph Rogers

Friday, 7 October 2022

Read Anne Dolan's essay on "Trauma and the Legacy of Violence" on Century Ireland.

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22 September 1922: The publication of Liam Mellows’s ‘Notes from Mountjoy’

Thursday, 22 September 2022

Read Gavin Foster's essay on "Class, Social Revolution and Republicanism in the Civil War" on Century Ireland. 

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