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Easter Rising

Episode 83: Easter Rising Pt.3

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Last episode we discussed the planning and then the start of the Rising in Dublin on Easter Week 1916. When the Rising started less than half of the men who had been planned for mobilized to participate and this caused the plan to, essentially, go out the window. This episode we will look at what happened once the...
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Episode 82: Easter Rising Pt.2

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This week, we get into the meat of these Easter Rising episodes as we dig into the actions around the Rising itself. We start where it started, with who planned it and what they planned to do. We will then move into the story of how it almost did not happen before talking about the first day of...
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Episode 81: Easter Rising Pt. 1

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This week we take the podcast out of the trenches and out of the Western Front to an area of the war that is probably not well known to people outside of Ireland, and that means we are headed to the streets of Dublin. From April 24th to April 29th 1250 armed men and women rose up in...
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