99 years after the Proclamation of the
“The great hero is still
sitting on the chair,
The Proclamation is a foundational text. Not only for Irish republicanism but for anti-colonialism throughout the world
This is a clear rejection of the British state and its ideology. The people of Ireland rose and from that point on set their own terms
Today, 99 years later,
the torch of freedom has passed to Scotland who’s taken it up in its own way –differently.
PS tomorrow 25th April Italy celebrates its National Liberation Day