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History: As our election looms, spare a thought for the women of 1920
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History: As our election looms, spare a thought for the women of 1920

Jan 18th 2020, 9:30 AM 12,303 Views 18 Comments

Women stood for election for the first time in 1920, in considerable numbers, writes Dr Margaret Ward.

The RIC commemoration was dropped - but here's what else is scheduled for this 'challenging' centenary year
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# 1920

The RIC commemoration was dropped - but here's what else is scheduled for this 'challenging' centenary year

Jan 9th 2020, 6:50 AM 28,120 Views 52 Comments

The government has said commemorating the period will be “challenging” but how did that lead to the RIC controversy?

Dr Mary McAuliffe: Debate about an RIC commemoration needs more than a Black and Tans hashtag
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# 1920

Dr Mary McAuliffe: Debate about an RIC commemoration needs more than a Black and Tans hashtag

Jan 6th 2020, 6:30 PM 56,574 Views 105 Comments

The controversy around the RIC commemoration is entirely understandable, but it’s not that simple, writes Dr Mary McAuliffe.

Bloody Sunday, ballot boxes and the death of Terence MacSweeney: Ireland's dramatic year of 1920
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Bloody Sunday, ballot boxes and the death of Terence MacSweeney: Ireland's dramatic year of 1920

Dec 27th 2019, 1:26 PM 18,033 Views 12 Comments

1920 is a year that shaped the island of Ireland in ways we still see today, historian Donal Fallon writes.

Headstones erected at unmarked graves of 1920 Bloody Sunday victims
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Headstones erected at unmarked graves of 1920 Bloody Sunday victims

Nov 21st 2019, 10:20 PM 12,217 Views 24 Comments

Eight of the 14 people killed by British soldiers at the historic GAA ground in Dublin were laid to rest in unmarked graves.