Irish Election Literature

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Leaflet from Sarah Durcan -Social Domocrats – Dublin Bay South By-Election June 19, 2021


A Leaflet from Sarah Durcan who is running for The Social Domocrats in the Dublin Bay South By-Election.

 

Leaflet from Deirdre Conroy -Fianna Fáil -Dublin Bay South By-Election June 18, 2021


A leaflet from Deirdre Conroy who is running for Fianna Fáil in The Dublin Bay South By-Election.

Many thanks to the kind TD who gave my son a bunch of these leaflets after he spotted him chatting to constituents this evening.

 

Podcast – The Liberal Party of Ireland

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Set up in 1967, The Liberal Party of Ireland contested a number of by-elections before becoming defunct in

late 1969. They raised issues such as Mental Health and family planning.

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Booklet for the 2013 Young Fine Gael Annual Conference

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The Booklet for the 2013 Young Fine Gael Annual Conference which was held in Waterford that year. Contains candidate profiles for internal elections, motions, a History of Young Fine Gael and more.

 

Podcast – The Socialist Party of Ireland (1971) June 10, 2021

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Founded in January 1971, The Socialist Party of Ireland were a pro Soviet Party that subscribed to the Two Nations Theory. Based mainly around Ballymun and Tallaght they contested the 1977 and 1981 General Elections as well as the 1979 Local Elections. IN 1982 they became part of the new Democratic Socialist Party.

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Leaflet from Mairéad Tóibín – Aontú – Dublin Bay South Bye-Election June 9, 2021

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A Leaflet from Mairéad Tóibín who is running for Aontú in The Dublin Bay South Bye-Election.

Many thanks to the sender.

I’ve uploaded it here in pdf format

 

Vanguard Issue 1 -Socialist Party of Ireland

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From 1971 The first issue of Vanguard , the paper of The Socialist Party of Ireland.

 

Leaflet for Joe McCartin, Joey Murrin, Pol O’Foighil -Fine Gael – 1984 European Elections -Connacht/Ulster June 1, 2021


From the 1984 European Elections a leaflet for Joe McCartin, Joey Murrin and Pol O’Foighil running for Fine Gael in Connacht/Ulster. Joe McCartin was elected.

Many thanks to the sender.

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“Rosaries Against Divorce” Leaflet from The 1986 Divorce Referendum May 18, 2021


From the 1986 Divorce Referendum a leaflet “Rosaries Against Divorce” from the St. Thomas More Save The Family Campaign in Cork.

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2017 leaflet advertising a Conference “Advocating Public Housing” hosted by Eoin Ó Broin May 12, 2021

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From 2017 a leaflet advertising a Conference on Advocating Public Housing hosted by Eoin Ó Broin of Sinn Féin

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Leaflet from Tom Brunkard -Fianna Fáil – South West Inner City -2004 Local Elections May 9, 2021

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From the 2004 Local Elections , a leaflet from Tom Brunkard running for Fianna Fáil in the Dublin South West Inner City Ward. He polled 579 votes and missed out on a seat.

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Podcast -The South Kerry Independent Alliance May 6, 2021


Founded in late 1993, The South Kerry Independent Alliance has been one of the most successful of our small parties as they still hold a seat on Kerry County Council.

You’ll find material from the Party here

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Podcast _The Immigration Control Platform April 8, 2021

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A look at The Immigration Control Platform, which were involved in Electoral Politics from 1997 to 2009 and gained a lot of publicity during that period. They were the first of the modern Far Right parties that now exist here.

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“One Une Eine Nation” Booklet in English, French and German from Sinn Féin March 11, 2021

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“One Une Eine Nation” Booklet in English, French and German from Sinn Féin

 

“Workers Life” Issue One – Sinn Féin The Workers Party March 9, 2021

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From May 1980 , issue one of the Sinn Féin The Workers Party magazine “Workers Life”. Quite a broad range of articles, with everything from New Technology to the John Giles managed Shamrock Rovers covered.

 

Podcast -The National Labour Party February 18, 2021

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The National Labour Party were a split from The Labour Party that lasted from 1944 to 1950. The split was due to various factors but mainly that Jim Larkin Snr had been allowed join the party and then selected to run for Labour in 1943, against the wishes of the ITGWU. The National Labour Party felt that Labour Party was overrun with Communists. The differences were finally settled in 1950, when the two parties were serving in Government together.

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From 1991 -“Censored – Ireland’s Abortion Reality” -Cork Abortion Information Campaign February 8, 2021

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From 1991 “Censored – Ireland’s Abortion Reality” a booklet produced by The Cork Abortion Information Campaign. The booklet openly defied the censorship of Abortion Information that required a Referendum in 1992 to make Abortion Information Legal. It also gives a History around the issue. Many thanks to the sender.

 

“Partition -A Positive Policy” -Ailtirí na hAiséirghe 1946

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From 1946 a 36 page booklet “Partition -A Positive Policy” produced by Ailtirí na hAiséirghe outlining in deatil the party’s plan to end partition.

 

 
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