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# Ireland 2016

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Looking back: 16 moments from the 1916 centenary that buoyed the nation's spirits
From the big moments to the little memories – here are our highlights from the celebrations. voted website that best shows Irish life in 2016
The public vote in the National Library of Ireland digital project found five sites reflect the diversity of Ireland.
A parade through Dublin and several new proclamations: Here's how we'll mark the Rising's centenary
What do you make of the government’s plans?
That 2016 video everyone hated has been obliterated from the face of the planet
Well, almost.
Gerry Adams is not happy Bob Geldof is in the 1916 centenary video...
…while signatories of the Proclamation failed to make the cut.
"Embarrassing unhistorical sh*t": 2016 advisor doubles-down on video criticism
The glossy montage posted on the Government’s official site included cameos from the Queen and David Cameron, but made no mention whatsoever of any of the signatories of the Proclamation.
The 1916 commemoration video fails to mention, er... 1916
And it seems some people are not pleased.