On November 22, 1963, I vividly remember three things.
- My oldest brother had his 20th birthday.
- President John F. Kennedy was assassinated.
- I was given Coca-Cola to drink out of a crystal sherry glass. 254 more words
Why it is essential to the concept of the Irish Republic that we repeal the 8th
It is 100 years since the Easter Rising. An Easter Rising in which women fought, and sacrificed their lives to, the ideal of a nation that ‘….guarantees religious and civil liberty, equal rights and equal opportunities to all its citizens, and declares its resolve to pursue the happiness and prosperity of the whole nation and of all its parts, cherishing all of the children of the nation equally..’. 455 more words
The last woman to be hanged in Boston as a witch was Goodwife ‘Goody’ Ann Glover, an Irish laundress. This North End resident was wildly accused in 1688 of practicing witchcraft by the infamous Reverend Coton Mather, pastor of the old North Church. 413 more words
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