Mary McAleese and the New Plantation of Ireland

In Ireland “today, 17 per cent of our population comes from somewhere else. The last time that happened was probably the Plantation [of Ulster]. But this has been a different…

Irish nationalism

The Nationalist End of History: What Kind of Irish Unity?

Principle no. 1: The National Party believes that the territory of Ireland consists of the whole island of Ireland, its islands and the territorial seas. Unity is not an endpoint….

Ard Fheis

National Party Ard Fheis 2019

On the 16th of November, the National Party held its 2019 Ard Fheis in Co. Westmeath. The event was well attended and ran smoothly. It featured speeches from cumann leaders,…


The Policy of De-Anglicisation

On the eve of national elections, it is worth considering the position we seek to be in. Not simply engaging in superficial change or the game of numbers that are…

Freedom of Speech Hate Speech Laws Nationalism

Hate Speech Laws in Ireland: Project “Dún do Bhéal”

On the 24th of October 2019, a public consultation on the implementation of “hate speech” laws was launched. It ends on the 13th of December. The drive to implement these…

Óige Náisiúnach | Nationalist Youth

Óige Náisiúnach | Nationalist Youth – Postering Campaign 17/09/19

On the 17th of September, youth activists with the National Party postered campuses across the country, including University College Dublin, Trinity College Dublin, Technological University Dublin, Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology,…


The Activist Judiciary

As one passes Smithfield on the Luas, ponder for a moment on the Courts situated to the left and right-hand sides. Many of us hope never to see the inside…


Recollections: Log na Coille

Recollections: Log na Coille As strangers from across the length and breadth of this country met for the first time, there was a sense of ease from the very moment…

Elections Local Organising

Towards the Next General Election

Towards the Next General Election At some point in the near future there is a General Election. And, for practical purposes, nothing else matters now except that General Election. All…

Irish Identity Nationalism

Embarrassed to Be Irish? Then Prepare to Be Nothing

The Irish are a race who are in the process of discarding their entire practical and theoretical existence, not out of duress or necessity but seemingly out of conformity. Even…