Tag Archives: Rebel Lives

Rebel Lives: Seán Murray – Marxist-Leninist and Irish Socialist Republican

Seán Byers’ book caught my eye in Easons in Cork City. It was quite appropriate that a book dealing with the first General Secretary of the Communist Party of Ireland would be selling in one of the city’s main bookshops … Continue reading

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Rebel Lives: Dr Noel Browne

This piece has been lifted from the Modern Distortions blog and gives a rather informative rundown on an often forgotten figure in Irish politics, particularly Left politics, Dr Noel Browne. Many thanks go to the original author for providing such an … Continue reading

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Rebel Lives: Staff Captain Joe McCann – Revolutionary Socialist Republican

The above image has become one of the most iconic images of the conflict in the north-east of Ireland, not only for what the photo itself captures, but also the story behind it. A guerilla fighter crouched beneath the Starry … Continue reading

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Rebel Lives: Óglach Donnchadh de Barra – Volunteer Denis Barry

Today we bring you the second in our ‘Rebel Lives’ series, a tribute to Cork republican hunger striker, Vol. Denis Barry. This piece was originally published by our comrades at Rebel Cork’s Fighting Story, and can be viewed here. Although … Continue reading

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Rebel Lives: Malcolm X – His teaching and relevance for today

We intend to make Rebel Lives a regular feature, with the purpose being to profile various revolutionaries from across the globe. Tonight we start with the iconic Malcolm X to mark the 50th anniversary of his assassination. Last Saturday, the … Continue reading

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