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#Ireland 2016

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Looking back: 16 moments from the 1916 centenary that buoyed the nation's spirits
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# Come On Up...

Looking back: 16 moments from the 1916 centenary that buoyed the nation's spirits

Dec 28th 2016, 7:30 PM 8,680 Views 6 Comments

From the big moments to the little memories – here are our highlights from the celebrations.

TheJournal.ie voted website that best shows Irish life in 2016
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# As We Are

TheJournal.ie voted website that best shows Irish life in 2016

Dec 13th 2016, 5:12 PM 6,760 Views 59 Comments

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
# Ireland 2016
# Ireland 2016

A parade through Dublin and several new proclamations: Here's how we'll mark the Rising's centenary

Mar 31st 2015, 11:13 PM 39,424 Views 110 Comments

What do you make of the government’s plans?

That 2016 video everyone hated has been obliterated from the face of the planet
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# Rising Criticism

That 2016 video everyone hated has been obliterated from the face of the planet

Nov 20th 2014, 11:01 PM 35,457 Views 59 Comments

Well, almost.

Gerry Adams is not happy Bob Geldof is in the 1916 centenary video...
# Ireland 2016
# Ireland 2016

Gerry Adams is not happy Bob Geldof is in the 1916 centenary video...

Nov 19th 2014, 1:28 PM 43,731 Views 226 Comments

…while signatories of the Proclamation failed to make the cut.

"Embarrassing unhistorical sh*t": 2016 advisor doubles-down on video criticism
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# Rising Anger

"Embarrassing unhistorical sh*t": 2016 advisor doubles-down on video criticism

Nov 16th 2014, 7:17 PM 32,561 Views 152 Comments

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

The 1916 commemoration video fails to mention, er... 1916

Nov 13th 2014, 7:50 AM 44,038 Views 144 Comments

And it seems some people are not pleased.