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Sat, 04 Jul 2020 12:21:28 +0100
The Weekly Digest from Sinn Féin
Welcome to The Weekly Digest from Sinn Féin where we bring you a flavour of the work and campaigns that we have been engaged in over the past week.

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 16:09:59 +0100
50th Anniversary of the Battle of St Matthews and the Falls Curfew
Addressing a mass rally in west Belfast in 1975, then Sinn Féin Vice-President Máire Drumm spoke of the emergence of what she called “The risen people.” There had been resistance before, even armed resistance, but now “we have a risen people...

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 17:41:03 +0100
Sinn Féin unveil new Dáil frontbench team
Party President Mary Lou McDonald revealed her team and outlined Sinn Féin’s objectives as the lead Opposition party in the Dáil at a press conference earlier today.

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 10:02:12 +0100
Music can help create permanent meaningful change
Andy McGibbon writes that within every crisis lies great opportunity. The musical response to the Black Lives Matter movement has a role in creating the momentum for equality of opportunity and justice for all.

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 10:23:02 +0100
Mary Lou vs Micheál; the battle for the new Republic continues
Oisín McCann gives his analysis on yesterday's election of Micheál Martin as Taoiseach, and the opportunity that lies ahead as Sinn Féin take position as lead Opposition in the Dáil.

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Sat, 11 Jul 2020 20:00:00 +0100
When you’re gone, you’re gone... my legacy will be my children
In a new podcast series called ‘Human Nature’, available to listen to on, journalist Rodney Edwards speaks to some of the best known people across Ireland north and south about life, love, emotion, grief and hears storie...

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 18:00:00 +0100
Sinn Fein politicians defend attending Bobby Storey funeral
Three Sinn Fein politicians from Fermanagh and South Tyrone who attended the funeral of Bobby Storey in Belfast last week have said they attended his funeral “in line with public health guidelines”.

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 16:00:00 +0100
Woman left ‘traumatised’ following attempted dog theft
A dog owner in the Brookeborough area has been left “traumatised” after intruders attempted to break into her property and steal her dogs on Sunday morning (July 5).

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 14:35:00 +0100
Various historic originations of being on furlough
The Portadown-born diplomat Sir Robert Hart was famous for transforming China’s beleaguered economy when he was Inspector General of the vast country’s Imperial Customs.

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 10:00:00 +0100
Orange Order says its position remains unchanged as bands apply for marches
With a surge of applications made to the Parades Commission by bands across Northern Ireland to hold parades over the annual July 12 celebrations, there are at least five in Fermanagh which are awaiting a determination.