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Project Extra: Imposing The Divide

http://traffic.libsyn.com/theaidanproject/Imposing_The_Divide.mp3This is a bonus podcast from Aidan Coughlan’s conversation with Sami Ramadani from the episode, ‘The Tragedy of Iraq’. Sami grew up in Baghdad, departing as a political exile during Saddam Hussein’s reign. 59 more words


Martin McGuinness & dispelling sectarianism

On my way back to Dublin with a parcel of other 13-year-olds from a three-month stay in the Gweedore Gaeltacht in 1961, I paid my first visit to Derry to switch from bus to train. 1,430 more words

Sectarian Divide

The bulk of humanity, generally, will ‘drop’ all association
with anyone who challenges them to think;
and deviates outside their “comfort zone”
of ease, apathy, and conceit. 473 more words


The future's not Orange

Recurring events within the Irish Occupied Six Counties (OSC) have, for me, served to prompt comparisons between the actions of authority figures within the education sector of said OSC, and those to be found in a similar position elsewhere in the world. 551 more words


Erdogan: The Sultan Of An Illusionary Ottoman Empire

By Dr. Alon Ben-Meir

Global Research, March 09, 2017

This is the fourth and last in a series of articles based in part on eyewitness accounts about the rapidly deteriorating socio-political conditions in Turkey and what the future may hold for the country. 1,596 more words

War On Syria

The problem with International Women's Day

I was stuck deciding between two topics for this blog. Either Tyrone Mings receiving a 5 match ban for a stamp when Zlatan Ibrahimovic had received a 3 match ban for a deliberate elbow to the head; or International Women’s Day. 649 more words