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#Des O'Malley

# des-omalley - Friday 23 July, 2021

Funeral of 'person of courage and integrity' Des O'Malley takes place
# Des O'Malley
# Des O'Malley

Funeral of 'person of courage and integrity' Des O'Malley takes place

Updated Jul 23rd 2021, 5:44 PM 34,471 Views 24 Comments

O’Malley died on Wednesday at the age of 82.

# des-omalley - Thursday 22 July, 2021

Opinion: Farewell to Des O'Malley - a true republican and patriot
# Irish Politics
# Irish Politics

Opinion: Farewell to Des O'Malley - a true republican and patriot

Updated Jul 22nd 2021, 11:00 AM 21,091 Views 50 Comments

Jason O’Mahony pays tribute to founder of the PDs and former senior minister, Des O’Malley, who died yesterday.

# des-omalley - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

Former minister and founder of the Progressive Democrats Des O'Malley dies aged 82
# RIP
# RIP

Former minister and founder of the Progressive Democrats Des O'Malley dies aged 82

Jul 21st 2021, 10:19 AM 56,251 Views 56 Comments

O’Malley’s ‘standing by the Republic’ speech is among the most famous ever in the Dáil.

# des-omalley - Saturday 16 January, 2016

Uno duce, una voce: The story behind THAT infamous PJ Mara remark
# Showtime
# Showtime

Uno duce, una voce: The story behind THAT infamous PJ Mara remark

Jan 16th 2016, 7:15 AM 21,254 Views 20 Comments

The late Fianna Fáil advisor came to public prominence in 1985 after an infamous comment about Charlie Haughey… and accompanying goose step.

# des-omalley - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Fianna Fáil TD thinks Charlie is 'dreadfully unfair'
# Reaction
# Reaction

Fianna Fáil TD thinks Charlie is 'dreadfully unfair'

Jan 14th 2015, 11:35 AM 26,208 Views 62 Comments

Dara Calleary has been responding to the RTÉ drama in an interview with TheJournal.ie.

# des-omalley - Monday 12 January, 2015

Did Des O'Malley really stop a row by wielding Saddam's sword around the Dáil?
# Actual GUBU
# Actual GUBU

Did Des O'Malley really stop a row by wielding Saddam's sword around the Dáil?

Jan 12th 2015, 9:00 PM 41,644 Views 38 Comments

The story is true… sort of.

# des-omalley - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

From 'conduct unbecoming' to 'Cowengate': Morning Ireland turns 30 today ... here are some highlights
# On The Record
# On The Record

From 'conduct unbecoming' to 'Cowengate': Morning Ireland turns 30 today ... here are some highlights

Nov 5th 2014, 7:00 AM 10,915 Views 15 Comments

It’ll be “business as usual” this morning according to RTÉ — but there may be some cake later… Anyway, let’s take a look back at 30 years of early starts and political drama…

# des-omalley - Monday 19 August, 2013

TV programme to recall events of Charles Haughey's GUBU years
# Bizarre And Unprecedented
# Bizarre And Unprecedented

TV programme to recall events of Charles Haughey's GUBU years

Aug 19th 2013, 6:15 AM 8,620 Views 37 Comments

Two-part programme begins on TV3 tonight and will chart the rise and fall of Charles Haughey during the tumultuous events of 1982 and 1983.

# des-omalley - Monday 26 March, 2012

'I was armed with a pistol' as Minister for Justice, says Des O'Malley
# Des O'Malley
# Des O'Malley

'I was armed with a pistol' as Minister for Justice, says Des O'Malley

Mar 26th 2012, 9:59 AM 4,646 Views 9 Comments

O’Malley served on Jack Lynch’s cabinet following the 1970 arms crisis and IRA split.