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History - Patrick Pearse

In history we were told that we had to do a four page essay on somebody involved in the 1916.  I don’t really want to because irish history is boring but i did it anyways on Patrick Pearse.   110 more words

School Work

Strange Thing I Am

I have often wondered how it came to be that Irish Victorians, that is to say all people born in Ireland between the years of 1837 to 1901, considered themselves Irish. 995 more words


Thomas Ashe

Thomas Ashe (12th January 1885 – 25th September 1917) was a member of the Gaelic League, the Irish Republican Brotherhood (IRB) and a founding member of the Irish Volunteers. 282 more words


A chat with Filmmaker - Patrick Pearse

Two weeks ago I was on a Virgin Australia Flight to New Zealand and came across a film called Première. Although I had no idea what or who it was about I pressed play and hoped for the best. 651 more words


The Hollywood Star and Pearse’s Missing Cap Badge, 1916

In the late 1940s the Irish Volunteer hat and Browning 7.65mm automatic pistol used by Patrick Pearse during Easter Week 1916 were donated to the National Museum of Ireland. 597 more words

1916 Rising

Education - Our 21st Century Murder Machine

Yet again, this time in an RTE Prime Time discussion on third-level education, the question of catering for the needs of Foreign Direct Investment has arisen. 897 more words