Sources Directory     A to Z Index     Topic Index News Releases     RSS Sources Select News RSS Feed     Sources Calendar      

Irish History: Experts and Sources
Sources Directory - Subject Index


Sources Experts & Spokespersons

Irish Traditional Music Archive
The Irish Traditional Music Archive - Taisce Cheol D£chais ireann - is a national reference archive and resource centre for the traditional song, instrumental music and dance of Ireland. It is a public not-for-profit facility whi...

Sources Select Resources

Easter Rising
Connexipedia Article
Article
An insurrection staged in Ireland during Easter Week, 1916.
Endemic rape and abuse of Irish children in Catholic care, inquiry finds
McDonald, Henry
Article
2009
The Guardian
Beatings and humiliation by nuns and priests were common at institutions that held up to 30,000 children, Ryan report states.
Galway historian reveals truth behind 800 orphans in mass grave
O'Doherty, Cahir
Unclassified
2014
IrishCentral
There is a growing international scandal around the history of The Home, a grim 1840's workhouse in Tuam in Galway built on seven acres that was taken over in 1925 by the Bon Secours sisters, who turn...
Ireland Continues to Remember 1916 and Continues to Betray It (With Some Canadian Help)
O'Brien, Aidan
Article
2016
Counter Punch
Do you remember Ireland’s 1916 commemorations in late March? Do you remember the spectacle? Do you remember all those fighting words and strong images of national independence and national justice? Th...
The Irish Slaves: What They Will Never, Ever Tell You in History Class or Anywhere Else
Article
2013
http://radio2hot.wordpress.com
The first slaves imported into the American colonies were 100 White children. They arrived during Easter, 1619, four months before the arrival of a the first shipment of Black slaves. Mainstream histo...
Irish War of Independence
Connexipedia Article
Article
A guerrilla war mounted against the British government in Ireland by the Irish Republican Army.
Maps of Britain and Ireland's ancient tribes, kingdoms and dna
Rimmer, Sandra
Article
2016
Abroad in the Yard
Looks into the various territories and DNA evidence in Britan and Ireland and analyzes maps of these territories.
The Mother Behind the Galway Children's Mass Grave Story
'I Want to Know Who's Down There'
Gentleman, Amelia
Article
2014
The Guardian
It was amateur historian Catherine Corless's painstaking research that brought news of the children's mass grave in Tuam to the world's attention. She tells how her search for the truth turned her lif...
Other Voices: The Connexions Newsletter - March 26, 2016
Forests and trees
Diemer, Ulli (ed.)
Serial Publication (Periodical)
2016
Connexions
For countless centuries, forests, and the trees in them, have been seen as sources of life, livelihood, and spiritual meaning. For capitalism, however, forests are sites of extraction and profit-makin...
Slavery in Britain and Ireland
Sources Select Resources Encyclopedia
Article
Slavery in Britain and Ireland dated from before Roman occupation. Chattel slavery virtually disappeared after the Norman Conquest. It was finally abolished by the Slavery Abolition Act 1833 (which ma...
The unrecognised truth behind that 'spontaneous' Belfast riot
Violence was planned by manipulative, self-interested individuals
McDonald, Henry
Article
2011
The Guardian
An analysis of sectarian violence in Belfast between the loyalists and republicans and the international media coverage of this violence, which often frames it as political.


Sources is an online portal and directory for journalists, writers, news editors, researchers. Use Sources to find experts, media contacts, spokespersons, scientists, lobbyists, officials, speakers, university professors, researchers, newsmakers, CEOs, executive directors, media relations contacts, spokespeople, talk show guests, PR representatives, Canadian sources, story ideas, research studies, databases, universities, colleges, associations, businesses, government, research institutions, lobby groups, non-government organizations (NGOs), in Canada and internationally.
© Sources 1977-2016. The information provided is copyright and may not be reproduced in any form or by any means (whether electronic, mechanical or photographic), or stored in an electronic retrieval system, without written permission of the publisher. The content may not be resold, republished, or redistributed. Indexing and search applications by Ulli Diemer and Chris DeFreitas.