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1916: Trial of the Rebel Leaders- Connolly, MacDonagh, O’Hanrahan and Macbride

1916: Trial of the Rebel Leaders- Connolly, MacDonagh, O’Hanrahan and Macbride

Yesterday, the 12th of May, witnessed the execution of the last of the rebel leaders, James Connolly, by a British firing squad in Kilmainham Gaol. At his trial, he read…

NCAD Students Encouraged To Get Active as ‘NCAD SU Active Week’ Launches

NCAD Students Encouraged To Get Active as ‘NCAD SU Active Week’ Launches

National College of Art and Design [NCAD] students are being encouraged to get active as the college launches their ‘Active Week’. The event, which was organised by NCAD Students’ Union…

Analysis: How 1916-Inspired Poetry Can Inspire Us All

Analysis: How 1916-Inspired Poetry Can Inspire Us All

Patrick Pearse, Thomas McDonagh and Joseph Plunkett were leaders of the 1916 Rising. Although they were leaders, they expressed their feelings and thoughts on the Rising through the art of…

Dublin South Central Election Profiles Round-up

Dublin South Central Election Profiles Round-up

After weeks of speculation, Taoiseach Enda Kenny has dissolved the Dáil and confirmed the 26th February as the date for this year’s General Election. The Dublin South Central constituency has…

‘Deadpool’ aims to both kill and please (Film Review)

‘Deadpool’ aims to both kill and please (Film Review)

Compared to some generic and predictable storylines brought to us in the past, Marvel has finally created something different and refreshing with their most recent release, Deadpool.      …

Liberties Festival to expand following awards victory

Liberties Festival to expand following awards victory

The Liberties Festival looks set to expand its operations this year following a celebrated win at the Community and Council Awards. Director Ger O’Donnell and his ambitious team of volunteers…

DIT lecturers combat cuts

DIT lecturers combat cuts

About 4,000 Institute of Technology lecturers, members of the Teachers’ Union of Ireland and supported by the Union of Student in Ireland, took strike action on February 3th over funding…

Councillor against Cameron visit

Councillor against Cameron visit

A Liberties councillor has criticised Taoiseach Enda Kenny’s proposal for British Prime Minister David Cameron to visit Ireland as part of this year’ 1916 Centenary Commemorations. According to the Irish…

Top ten 2016 sporting events

Top ten 2016 sporting events

Cheltenham (15th -18th March) Cheltenham is one of horse racing’s most thrilling. The 2016 Cheltenham Festival will run from 15th to 18th March with the Cheltenham Gold Cup taking place…

Laughter in The Liberties with Dara O’Briain

Laughter in The Liberties with Dara O’Briain

“And there ends my reign of terror” read the tweet sent out by Dara O’Briain just before midnight on the last of his three-night run at Vicar Street. The 136…

Review: Adele’s new album 25

Review: Adele’s new album 25

Image: Universal Music Group In the four years Adele has been away, it is clear she’s done an almighty amount of growing. While her last album featured songs of heartbreak,…

Mindfulness at Christmas

Mindfulness at Christmas

Christmas can be one of the most stressful times of the year for many people. Crowded shops, money worries and stresses about having a ‘Happy Christmas’ can cause people to…