Day: October 12, 2018

A hundred years ago a ship sunk in the Irish Sea, causing more than 500 deaths – here’s what its legacy can teach us about Brexit

An independent Ireland which deliberately erased its First World War history after its brutal war for freedom has only in recent decades felt able to acknowledge its people’s sacrifice in British uniform   by Robert Fisk You’d think that the 100th anniversary of the sinking of a Royal Mail ship – […]