John Mitchel was a racist and certainly NOT ‘a man of his times’

By Kieran Duffy John Cuffe’s recent opinion piece (published online yesterday) was utterly disgraceful and the Western People should be embarrassed to have published it. It is a long piece and many of the points he makes are only tangentially...

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Upset unlikely on Mitchels’ milestone day

A general view of Elvery's MacHale Park
Mayo SHC Final Sunday, October 13 Tooreen V Castlebar Mitchels In MacHale Park, Castlebar By Anthony Hennigan On the weekend just passed, Castlebar Mitchels and Ballaghaderreen contested the semi-final of the Mayo senior football championship. For two clubs of such stature, it...

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