Irish Election Literature

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Women’s Liberation Movement “Fownes Street Journal” Vol.2 No. 1 September 1973 December 17, 2018


From September 1973 an issue of The “Fownes Street Journal” produced by the Women’s Liberation Movement. Quite an interesting read. I’ve scanned and uploaded it in pdf format here

 

“Women Say NO TO NATO” leaflet June 6, 2017

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“Women Say NO TO NATO” leaflet from the No to NATO group
Their website
Many thanks to the sender

 

“Women in Ireland” 1999 Sinn Fein Updated Policy Document April 5, 2017

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From 1999 a 40 page document “Women in Ireland” produced by Sinn Fein. From the introduction … “This document is intended to act as a catalyst for action and focus for debate to further gender equality. Accordingly ,the document concludes with a discussion on developing a women-friendly , truly inclusive political culture for a new Ireland.”.
It’s an interesting read I’ve uploaded it in pdf here

 

“International Women’s Day 2017” Postcard from Reclaim The Agenda March 8, 2017


A lovely “International Women’s Day 2017” Postcard from Reclaim The Agenda.
Many thanks to the sender.

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“Women In Ireland” Pamphlet from Sinn Fein Education Department 1984 September 20, 2016

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The Republican Lecture Series no 9 , “Women In Ireland” a Pamphlet published by The Sinn Fein Education Department circa 1984. I’ve uploaded it in pdf format (apologies that some of the pages overlap but it’s fairly delicate)

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“The Rights of Women in Modern Society” from ‘Iris Fianna Fail’ Summer 1975 August 16, 2015

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From the Summer 1975 edition of the Fianna Fail Newsletter “Iris Fianna Fail” a piece “The Rights of Women in Modern Society” by Gene Fitzgerald. (who was I think the partys then spokesperson on Womens Affairs). It’s quite forward thinking for the time.
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“Campaigning for a Women’s Right To Choose since 1971” and other postcards from Labour Women December 5, 2013

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A series of five postcards produced by Labour Women on the role played and achievements of Labour Women since its foundation in 1971.
Many thanks to the sender.

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