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#James Larkin

# james-larkin - Thursday 8 February, 2018

Gardaí release images of van that was partially burnt out after Jason Molyneux murder
# North Strand
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# North Strand

Gardaí release images of van that was partially burnt out after Jason Molyneux murder

Feb 8th 2018, 10:33 PM 11,922 Views 1 Comment

The 27-year-old was gunned down last week.

# james-larkin - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Poverty, manslaughter and stealing apples: police records shed light on Dublin 100 years ago
# Back In Time
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# Back In Time

Poverty, manslaughter and stealing apples: police records shed light on Dublin 100 years ago

May 14th 2016, 9:15 AM 12,186 Views 16 Comments

The books contain information on the arrests of figures such as Seán Lemass, James Larkin, James Connolly, and Constance Markievicz.

# james-larkin - Friday 6 September, 2013

Column: ‘A bit of a genius’ – remembering Jim Larkin’s gunned down cartoonist
# Opinion
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# Opinion

Column: ‘A bit of a genius’ – remembering Jim Larkin’s gunned down cartoonist

Sep 6th 2013, 7:30 PM 189 Views 10 Comments

The radical newspaper cartoonist Ernest Kavanagh was shot dead on the front steps of Liberty Hall in 1916. A friend said “the poverty and wretchedness of the Dublin workers weighed heavily upon his heart,” writes James Curry.

# james-larkin - Sunday 16 December, 2012

1923 docs reveal Britain's fears over James Larkin's return to Ireland
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1923 docs reveal Britain's fears over James Larkin's return to Ireland

Dec 16th 2012, 8:30 AM 9,479 Views 21 Comments

Newly released documents from foundation of State show that Britain felt that “agitator” Larkin’s return would be “undesirable”.

# james-larkin - Sunday 29 July, 2012

My favourite speech: Fergus Finlay
# Famous Words
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# Famous Words

My favourite speech: Fergus Finlay

Jul 29th 2012, 5:00 PM 5,025 Views 7 Comments

Continuing our summer series on TheJournal.ie of public figures’ favourite speeches, Fergus Finlay picks a speech by one of Ireland’s most famous trade union leaders.

# james-larkin - Saturday 8 January, 2011

Could the statue of Labour’s founder be moved for the election?
# Big Jim
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# Big Jim

Could the statue of Labour’s founder be moved for the election?

Jan 8th 2011, 9:35 AM 1,230 Views 0 Comments

Jim Larkin has stood on O’Connell St since 1977 – but his statue is set to be moved for Metro works, in time for the election…