Monthly Archives: November 2015

Rebel Lives: Volunteer Joe Murphy – Togher’s forgotten hunger striker

Joe Murphy’s death on hunger strike is largely overlooked in favour of his comrade, Terence MacSwiney who died on hunger strike in Brixton Prison only a few hours before-hand. Relatively little is known about Joe. Murphy was born in Lynn, … Continue reading

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The Movement is Stronger than the Parties

It’s important to note the anti-water charges campaign was not started by any particular political party. It was started by ordinary working-class communities coming together and organizing, it was the communities that got everybody to cop on and look beyond … Continue reading

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