Kōrero: Irish

Mural of Sinn Fein women (1 o 2)

Mural of Sinn Fein women

Sinn Fein were a group of Irish nationalists, both men and women. They sparked the movement for Irish independence from Britain when they seized Dublin’s General Post Office at Easter in 1916. This became known as the Easter Rising.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Jock Phillips, 'Irish - Understanding the Irish conflict', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/3965/mural-of-sinn-fein-women (accessed 14 November 2019)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 25 Mar 2015