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The Irish Times
Big Jim Larkin: Hero or Wrecker? review: When Big Jim looked small Larkin was away during Ireland’s revolutionary years and cut a sorry figure,
Big Jim Larkin: Hero or Wrecker? review: When Big Jim looked small
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
Larkin was away during Ireland’s revolutionary years and cut a sorry figure, writes Bryce Evans, but remains a hero Irish labour leader and founder of the Irish TGWU Jim Larkin... Read more
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Irish Central
The time Charlie Chaplin visited James Larkin in Sing SingMugshot of James Larkin: You’ve probably heard of the Dublin Lockout but did yo
The time Charlie Chaplin visited James Larkin in Sing Sing
Irish Central / Posted 11 days ago
Mugshot of James Larkin: You’ve probably heard of the Dublin Lockout but did you know this comic genius visited “Big Jim” in a Chicago prison. Today marks the anniversary of Irish trade union hero and social activist James “Big Jim” Larkin who died... Read more
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The Irish Times
Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: 1978 – James Larkin statue, by Oisín KellyWhen Oisín Kelly completed his statue of the union leader James Larkin, in 1978
Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: 1978 – James Larkin statue, by Oisín Kelly
The Irish Times / Posted 12 days ago
When Oisín Kelly completed his statue of the union leader James Larkin, in 1978, he was not to know that it was to be among his final works. He was at the height of his power, the go-to sculptor for public commissions in Ireland. That Larkin would... Read more

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