donal-fallon

Articles by

Donal Fallon

Donal Fallon is a historian in Dublin. He lectures on the Irish Revolution with the Lifelong Learning Department of University College Dublin and presents the Three Castles Burning podcast.

Ireland’s Greatest Strike

In April 1920 a general strike demanding the release of prisoners rocked Ireland and brought the country to a standstill – one hundred years later, it remains the pinnacle of Irish labour history.

The Typist with the Webley

This week Belfast City Council blocked plans for a statue to Winnie Carney, a pioneering socialist, feminist and trade unionist. We remember her extraordinary life.