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Moments In Irish Presidential History: Archive

I was delighted by the amount of hits and response that my series on Irish Presidential moments of note got. I wrote them to talk about Presidential power, failures, successes and history. I wrote them to inform, educate and entertain. … Continue reading

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Moments In Irish Presidential History: Erskine Childers And The Limits Of The Office

Erskine Childers took office in May 1973 and served until November 1974, when he died of a heart attack, the only person to date to have died in the office. A Fianna Fail stalwart, son of his namesake father who … Continue reading

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