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    Raising The Red Flag Over The Rotunda

    Raising The Red Flag Over The Rotunda

    There's been a lot of talk about our sense of resignation in the face of austerity, rising job losses and apparently unending cutbacks.    While the Greeks and others have been out on the streets making a lot of noise, we've been staying at home taking it all on the chin.  But we weren't always like that you know!  Two days after the foundation of the Free State, on this very weekend in 1922, there was a dramatic expression of class anger complete with a red flag flag flying over a public building in Dublin city centre.Five years after the Russian ...

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