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About Author Annette J Dunlea Irish Writer

Irish Writer Website: http://ajdunlea.webs.com/ Twitter: @adunlea Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/annettejdunleairishauthor

Irish Naval Services 75th Anniversary

It was marked in Dublin and Cork. Here is the video recording of the events in Dublin by RTE. The Minister for Defence is joined by the Taoiseach at the Naval Service 75th Anniversary celebrations in Cork on the 4th … Continue reading

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Ireland Expecting 4th Wave of Covid Virus – Delta Variant

People aged 18 to 34 can get a Janssen single-dose COVID-19 vaccine in a pharmacy from Monday 5 July. List of Pharmacies’ https://www2.hse.ie/Apps/Services/PharmaciesServiceList.aspx?utm_source=internal&utm_medium=search&utm_campaign=pharmacy_list_vaccine For more information call the HSE Call us on 1800 700 700 or 01 240 8787 HSE … Continue reading

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NIAC Recommends Ireland Restricts Astrazeneca To People Over 60

NIAC is a group of Irish medical experts meet to consider new evidence about vaccines and provide advice to the Chief Medical Officer,the Department of Health and the state. The HSE has advised that all AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccination clinics planned … Continue reading

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Saint Patrick’s Day Message President Michael D. Higgins March 2021

Áras an Uachtaráin, Wednesday, 17th March 2021 As our people envisage their emergence from the destructive and debilitating, all-enveloping fog that is the pandemic of COVID-19, as our planet wounded, and in peril from what was a discarded respect for … Continue reading

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Ireland Has A Virtual St.Patrick’s Day Celebration

This year Ireland did a series of online concerts and virtual parades. Full details are available from its website at: https://www.stpatricksfestival.ie/. RTE produced and presented during the day virtual concerts and tv shows eg Today Show and The Late Late … Continue reading

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A Brave New World: Harry and Meghan’s First Year in America

Title: A Brave New World: Harry and Meghan’s First Year in America Author: R.S. Locke Publisher: Medium Source: https://royalsuitor.medium.com/a-brave-new-world-harry-and-meghans-first-year-in-america-8f3fc54df7d The Internet, Online, 25/2/2021 Sample Text: The year 2020 was a reckoning. A reckoning for a world faced with what Prince … Continue reading

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Will the House of Windsor Turn into a House of Cards?

Title: Will the House of Windsor Turn into a House of Cards? What happens to British society when the class structure that underpins it is challenged? Author: R.S. Locke Publisher: Medium Source : https://royalsuitor.medium.com/will-the-house-of-windsor-turn-into-a-house-of-cards-d344db7076d9 The Internet, Online, 24/02/2021 Sample Text … Continue reading

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Wild Nights—Wild Nights! By Emily Dickinson

A Love Poem For Valentine’s Day Wild Nights – Wild Nights!Were I with theeWild Nights should beOur luxury! Futile – the winds –To a heart in port –Done with the compass –Done with the chart! Rowing in Eden –Ah, the … Continue reading

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The CervicalCheck Scandal – A Legal Analysis

Title: The CervicalCheck Scandal – A Legal Analysis Author: India Kelly Published : Trinity College Law Review (TCLR Online) Full Text & Source: https://trinitycollegelawreview.org/cervical-check-scandal/ The Internet, Online, 6/02/2022 Sample Text: Introduction …..A retrospective audit of cervical cancer screenings showed that … Continue reading

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Mother And Baby Commission: Final Report Published And The Taoiseach Apologises To Them In The Dail

The full report is published online: https://assets.gov.ie/118565/107bab7e-45aa-4124-95fd-1460893dbb43.pdf   My Comment: ( I hope this reports helps them. The state, the father of the children, the nuns, their parents and society in general failed them. It was so wrong. They committed … Continue reading

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RIP John Le Carré 1931-2020

David John Moore Cornwell, better known by his pen name John le Carré, was a British author of espionage novels. During the 1950s and 1960s, he worked for both the Security Service and the Secret Intelligence ServiceM15 and M16. His … Continue reading

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Stay Safe But Enjoy Christmas

1.Minimise your in person contacts. Be selective who you allow into your house. If you are meeting up with friends or family you have the option to do it in a controlled area like a cafe or somewhere outside your … Continue reading

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Congratulations President Biden..Love From Ireland

President Biden quotes Irish Poet Seamus Heaney from his play The Cure Of Troy. “History says, don’t hopeOn this side of the grave.But then, once in a lifetimeThe longed-for tidal waveOf justice can rise up,And hope and history rhyme.”– Seamus … Continue reading

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New Irish Dictionary 2020

Title: Concise English_Irish Dictionary Author: O Mianain, Padraig Publisher: Foras Na Gaeilge In the print version users will find: free online version , print RRP is €30/£25. Summary: 30,000 entries; 85,000 sense units; 200,000 phrases and example sentences in Irish; … Continue reading

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My sister is not a statistic by Dorothy Duffy

Tomorrow, when the latest Deathometer of COVID is announcedin sonorous tones,Whilst all the bodies still mount and curl towards the middle of the curveHeaped one atop and alongside the otherMy sister will be among those numbers, among the throwaway linesAmong … Continue reading

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RIP For All Those Who Died Of Covid

As we enter a second phase of Covid we remember with love those who have lost their battle from Covid. To Date 1,192,644 Deaths (WHO) Source: https://covid19.who.int/

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RIP Derek Mahon

Everything is Going to be All Right By Derek Mahon How should I not be glad to contemplatethe clouds clearing beyond the dormer windowand a high tide reflected on the ceiling?There will be dying, there will be dying,but there is … Continue reading

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The Tower By W.B. Yeats

The Tower By William Butler Yeats                                               I What shall I do with this absurdity — O heart, … Continue reading

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Black Lives Matter

BLACK LIVES MATTER BY Licy Be How many hearts need to shatter before we turn the page and start a new chapter… slavery was abolished they printed it in the news. But the headlines I’m reading show that’s far from … Continue reading

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Diversity- Black Lives Matter On BGT

Wow, powerful words, music and dance, the 4 minute dance is brilliant.I wanted it to go on for much longer. It will be like Riverdance people will speak about it for years. It would be a great play. It tells … Continue reading

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