Prime Time Debates

Prime Time Debates

Claire Byrne chairs a discussion on Home Rule, violence and the campaign for Irish independence

Cumann na mBan Splits

Cumann na mBan Splits

Dr. Mary McAulliffe, UCD, on the impact of the Irish Volunteer split on Cumann na mBan

How the Volunteers Divided

How the Volunteers Divided

Prof Gearóid Ó Tuathaigh, NUIG, assesses the two factions that emerged from the Irish Volunteers split of Sept 1914

Acts & Arms

Acts & Arms

Recreations of the speeches of John Redmond and Eoin MacNeill by the UCD School of History & Archives, in association with Century Ireland.

Irish Cinema in 1914

Irish Cinema in 1914

Dr. Denis Condon, School of English & Media, NUIM, considers the role of cinema in the reportage and representation of war in 1914

RTÉ News Now looks back

RTÉ News Now looks back

RTÉ News Now reviews the Century Ireland stories from 10 - 23 September 1914

Issue 6: 2013-07-10
Photograph of Home Rule Bill rejected by House of Lords
A view of the Houses of Parliament from across the River Thames ca. 1900 Photo: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA

Home Rule Bill rejected by House of Lords

Unionists will not be 'kicked out of the Empire' says Lord Londonderry

By Century Ireland

'Will English troops be ordered at the dictation of John Redmond to shoot down loyal men who wish to remain part of the United Kingdom?', asked Lord Londonderry in the...

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The Century Ireland project is an online historical newspaper that tells the story of the events of Irish life a century ago.