Land war

The Famine, the Land War & 19th Century Resistance- why is it not happening today


Over the past three years Ireland has witnessed unprecedented austerity. An aspect that has surprised many people has been the limited and at best sporadic resistance to what has been a savage cut in people’s standards of living. Politicians and the media have on many occasions relished the fact that resistance has been largely ineffectual and isolated, while many left wing activists have been left questioning why most people seem willing to take so much pain.

The struggle of the Land League and for Home Rule as seen from London


A collection of articles from the British anarchist newpaper freedom about the home rule and land struggles in Ireland from 1887-88

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