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Fine Gael must stop denying ordinary people the pay rise they have earned

21 August 2019

Sinn Féin Finance Spokesperson Pearse Doherty writes about the need for workers across Ireland to get the pay rise they deserve. Free article

The Battle of the Bogside remembered

12 August 2019

50 years ago today the nationalist community of Derry took to the streets to defend their community from an RUC supported loyalist assault. The resulting Battle of the Bogside was a catalyst for nationalists across the Six Counties to rise up and defend their civil and national rights. Free article

The Battle of the Bogside 40 years on - was it worth it?

12 August 2019

Mitchel McLaughlin, a Derry youth in 1969, who progressed on to be a Sinn Fein MLA, National Chairperson of the party, the first Sinn Fein Speaker of the Assembly and this year’s Le Chéile honoree recalled the events of August 1969 in his native city for An Phoblacht in 2009. Today we reprint Mitchel’s article. Free article

Fintan O’Toole wrong to say Sinn Féin can block hard Brexit

7 August 2019

Sinn Féin President Mary Lou McDonald gives her take on Fintan O'Toole's proposal to abandon abstentionism. Free article

The subvention; time to separate fact from fiction - Pearse Doherty TD

2 August 2019

Pearse Doherty writes on the economics of a united Ireland and tackles myths around the subvention. Free article

Terence MacSwiney Commemoration Committee launched

31 July 2019

On Friday 26 July, republicans from across London gathered in the London Irish Centre, Camden, for the formal launch of the ‘Terence MacSwiney Commemoration Committee [London]’. Free article

Irish unity is the solution to Tory Brexit - McDonald

30 July 2019

Full speech by Sinn Féin President Mary Lou McDonald in the MAC, Belfast, on talks to restore power-sharing, Brexit and Irish unity. Free article

Fundamental change in British policy required to end political deadlock - Kearney

25 July 2019

Writing in his latest blog for An Phoblacht, Sinn Féin National Chairperson Declan Kearney said fundamental change in British policy is required to end the political deadlock in the north. Free article

Francis McCloskey and Sammy Devenney

12 July 2019

BY the high summer of 1969, the Six-County state was like a powder keg ready to explode. The events of a few weeks in July and August were to change the course of Irish history. Free article

Sympathy on death of Cormach Murrihy – Sinn Féin President Mary Lou McDonald

11 July 2019

President of Sinn Fein Mary Lou Mc Donald deeply regrets the news of the death of Cormach Murrihy in New York last week. Free article

Pearse Doherty TD cuts through insurance industry spin on reason for increases and high premiums

7 July 2019

At this week's Finance Committee, Sinn Féin's Pearse Doherty single handedly cut through the spin from insurance industry CEO's and their claims that fraud is the main factor driving up insurance premiums. Free article

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An Phoblacht Magazine


  • Don't miss your chance to get the second edition of the 2019 magazine, published to coincide with Easter Week
  • This special edition which focuses on Irish Unity, features articles by Pearse Doherty, Dr Thomas Paul and Martina Anderson.
  • Pearse sets out the argument for an United Ireland Economy whilst Pat Sheehan makes the case for a universally free all-island health service.
  • Other articles include, ‘Ceist teanga in Éirinn Aontaithe’, ‘Getting to a new Ireland’ and ‘Ireland 1918-22: The people’s revolution’.

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