Leaks, Sneaks and Corporate Memory
This features in an article by Gemma Burns of the North Belfast News 18th August 2011. I will link the fullRead more.
Gerry Kelly, Sinn Féin, and the PONI Malady
Below is a press release by Gerry Kelly, Sinn Féin MLA for North Belfast. He is party spokesman for PolicingRead more.
What We Said About PONI Fiasco in July 2010
Below is a posting from I first made in July 2010 with relevant news pieces when the Police Ombudsman aborted hisRead more.
McGurk’s Presentation at Féile an Phobail
My name is Ciarán MacAirt. I am a grandson of John and Kathleen Irvine. Kitty, as her friends and familyRead more.
Shared Experiences and Dealing With the Past
Belfast Féile and the Ballymurphy Campaigners have given me a great honour: they have kindly asked me to attend and present at anRead more.
1971: Missed Opportunities and Ceding the Maiden City
Whilst researching the McGurk’s Bar Massacre within British Governmental and military archives, I discovered secret documents that give a startlingRead more.
Counting the Cost of the Culture Club
As with every July before it, this July has descended into dispute, counter-protest, violence and thuggery. In the eye of this yearly maelstromRead more.
Meeting, Minutes and Commemoration
On Saturday past (11th June) the families met to mull over artefacts we have for exhibition and plans to commemorateRead more.
What’s in a Name?
Last year the community in the shadow of St. Patrick’s church wished to bestow on us a grand tribute toRead more.