Kevin Bean on revolution and counter-revolution in Ireland, c1880-1930
Kevin’s book The New Politics of Sinn Fein (Liverpool, Liverpool University Press, 2007) is essential reading for tracing the evolution of the Provos and how the British state drew them into a process of betrayal. The talk below is from last August (August 2016), given at the Communist University in London.
Posted on January 17, 2017, in 1913 lockout, Counter-revolution/civil war period, Economy and workers' resistance, Fianna Fail, Free State in 1920s, 1930s and 1940s, General revolutionary history, Historiography and historical texts, Irish Citizen Army, Partition, Political education and theory, Public events - Britain, Revolutionary figures, The road to the Easter Rising, War for Independence period. Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on Kevin Bean on revolution and counter-revolution in Ireland, c1880-1930.