Immigration

Overview of Mass-Immigration in Ireland: Part III – Citizenship Ceremonies

The effects of mass-immigration on Irish nationhood have been immense, and nowhere is that so evident as in the much vaunted Citizenship Ceremonies which began in 2011. These events have…

Referendum

After Blasphemy

On the 26th of October, Irish citizens will be once again asked to vote in a referendum. This referendum won’t be about looking for a mandate to fix any of…

Emigration Immigration

Overview of Mass-Immigration in Ireland: Part II – The Recession Years

In this section we will look at the period after the economic downturn and how immigration (including the immigration which had already occurred) combined with large scale native emigration to…

Mass-Immigration

Overview of Mass-Immigration in Ireland: Part I – The Tiger Years

This is the first in a series of articles on the phenomenon of mass-immigration in Ireland since the 1990s.  They will focus on presenting a general chronology of events, a…

Military

The Defence forces retention crisis

Our Nation’s Defence forces are in crisis, with recruitment numbers declining sharply and serving members leaving in droves, in many cases paying to do so. With a membership of below…

EU Irexit Nationalism

Interposition and Nullification: Part Three – The Path to Freedom

The Path to Freedom Literalism is the enemy of the imagination, that much is indisputable but it can also be the obscurer of fact and that is something less widely…

EU Euro Irexit

Interposition and Nullification: Part Two – Descent into Chaos

Descent into Chaos The constant narrative that membership of the EU has been to the unalloyed good of Ireland, as an economy and as a nation is unquestionably false. The…

Brexit Irexit

Interposition and Nullification: Part One – A primer on the economics of Irexit

A primer on the economics of Irexit Irexit as it has entered the public discourse is a captivatingly simple solution to an extraordinarily complicated problem. Through the mechanism of triggering…

Nationalism

Sinn Féin Are Not Nationalists

This article was originally published in the Burkean Journal. It is published here with their permission and the permission of its author Michael O’Dwyer Connolly. Sinn Féin is a party…

Nationalism

A Race for Our National Survival

The Irish will be a minority in Ireland by 2050. This statistical prediction will no doubt feature prominently in future National Party campaigns. It’ll be repeated by canvassers at doorsteps….