‘The Welshman’

‘The Welshman’

January 28, 2023

Next month marks the sixtieth anniversary of the bombing of the construction site at Tryweryn Dam in Wales on 10th February 1963. The action was carried out by Owain Williams a founder member of Mudiad Amddiffyn Cymru (MAC) probably the most effective of

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Lengthy Campaign Ends With New Rights For Migrant Fishermen

Lengthy Campaign Ends With New Rights For Migrant Fishermen

January 13, 2023

A new permit scheme will give non-EEA migrant fishermen the same rights as EU crew members has been announced in Ireland. It has been welcomed by the Irish Fish Producers Organisation. The Celtic League started campaigning on this issue seven years ago after

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Human Rights Defenders Should Be Listened To – UN Special Rapporteur

Human Rights Defenders Should Be Listened To – UN Special Rapporteur

January 13, 2023

The UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights, Mary Lawlor, has spoken about the difficulties facing human rights defenders globally. She said: “I look back on 2022 with a mixture of admiration for those brave human rights defenders who have refused to be silenced,

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Ireland – Drift Towards European Military Alliances Continues

Ireland – Drift Towards European Military Alliances Continues

January 13, 2023

The Irish government has ordered a CASA 295 transport Aircraft for its Air Corps; the Air Corps currently has two versions of the CASA 295 Maritime Reconnaissance version to be delivered shortly. It’s reported the new transport will allow the Irish Air Corps,

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Reds’ – Promoting ‘The Green Agenda’ Forty Years Ago!

Reds’ – Promoting ‘The Green Agenda’ Forty Years Ago!

January 13, 2023

I’ve been sent some information about how building a deepwater port on Teesside to serve the ‘green agenda’ and offshore wind farms may not be good for the environment. It makes me recall the days when for the mainstream ‘the green agenda’ was

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Holocaust: The Major Who Cared

Holocaust: The Major Who Cared

January 13, 2023

This month will mark the International Day in Memory of the Holocaust. It has its inception in the events of World War 2 and the systematic extermination of Jewish people and other minorities such as the Roma. It’s now broadened to include other

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Bloavezh mat

January 4, 2023

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Illiam Dhone – I Think of Deemsters Locked Up and Smile

Illiam Dhone – I Think of Deemsters Locked Up and Smile

January 4, 2023

I decided to go to the Illiam Dhone commemoration. I haven’t been for two years. I went in the past as a participant now I go as a curious spectator. There’s a reasonable crowd at the hill. It’s pointless saying a number if

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