Good Friday Newswire

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  1. The search for life's meaning heals Maple Ridge author.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... started when a civil rights march became deadly in Londonderry on Oct. 5, 1968 and ended with the signing of the Good Friday Agreement on Apr. 10, 1998. "Horrific would be a good word. Living within a community that was practically overrun by ...

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  2. How faith led Hillary Clinton 'out of the woods'Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 10 | GantDaily.com

    ... as I would write. I woke up that morning (on November 9) and it felt like maybe what the Apostles experienced on Good Friday. Their leader, master and savior was dead and gone and they didn't know what to do. And I thought of this phrase from the ...

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  3. British Royal Marine gets 18 years for making bombs for Irish RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | The Japan Times

    ... in Northern Ireland and four of these items have been used, three in the last year," Martin said. While the 1998 Good Friday accord largely ended three decades of violence between pro-British Protestants and republican Catholics, some dissident ...

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  4. British Royal Marine gets 18 years in jail for making bombs for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | DNA India

    ... in Northern Ireland and four of these items have been used, three in the last year," Martin said. While the 1998 Good Friday accord largely ended three decades of violence between pro-British Protestants and republican Catholics, some dissident ...

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  5. British Royal Marine Jailed for Making Bombs for Irish RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | US News & World Report

    ... in Northern Ireland and four of these items have been used, three in the last year," Martin said. While the 1998 Good Friday accord largely ended three decades of violence between pro-British Protestants and republican Catholics, some dissident ...

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  6. Priests and rabbis are getting high on shrooms for scienceRead the original story

    Friday Jul 28 | Isegoria

    ... bring about mystical experiences is not new and was previously studied in a famous Harvard study known as the "Good Friday experiment". The study involved a group of seminary scholars being given psilocybin during the Easter-season service to see ...

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  7. SF mayor urged to apologise after addressing rally for jailed dissidentRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Belfast Today

    ... Taylor has been in jail since March 2016 having previously been released on licence under the terms of the Good Friday Agreement. Mayor Maoliosa McHugh's presence at the 'Free Tony Taylor' event has drawn criticism from unionists, with DUP ...

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  8. The holidays that distinguish us as a nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Manila Bulletin

    ... holidays and non-working holidays in the calendar - All Saints' Day on November 1, Maundy Thursday on March 29, Good Friday on March 30, Black Saturday on March 31, all on Holy Week when much of the nation's life seems to come to a standstill and ...

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  9. Seamus Mallon: "be good ancestors as opposed to being good rememberers" #JHISSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Slugger O'Toole

    ... to how we as people can live better together. They haven't done it. And that was the whole essence of the Good Friday Agreement." "Are we at a point that we have a political process that feels itself more powerful and more at home in the type of ...

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  10. Travel: visiting the land of Games of ThronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Sunday Herald

    ... 28 separate bomb attacks there during "The Troubles", which began in 1968 and finally, hopefully, ended with the Good Friday peace agreement of 1998. From the hotel it it is less than a mile to the Shankill Road, a former stronghold of Protestant ...

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  11. SDLP leadership backs rally for release of dissident paramilitaryRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 20 | Londonderry Today

    ... for Communities has stated his court file cannot be disclosed until 2019). He was freed in 1998 under the Good Friday Agreement, and his licence term for this crime has since expired. However, he was then detained in 2011 accused of possessing a ...

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  12. Q&A: Ireland's Leo Varadkar on Brexit, Trump and Keeping Ireland 'At the Center of the World'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Time

    ... nomic border on the island of Ireland because that could affect our peace process, it would certainly affect the Good Friday Agreement which is really predicated on the idea

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  13. No deal in sight to break Northern Ireland political impasseRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... s have complained that the DUP's new role means the British government is no longer impartial as required by the Good Friday accord.

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  14. Best of frenemies: New film a The Journeya portrays events leading up to end of IRA hostilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Washington Times

    It must have seemed the height of folly at the time, but the fate of Ireland would be altered forever due to a plane flight over Scotland on which Sinn Fein leader Martin McGuinness and Democratic Unionist Party chief Ian Paisley essentially ended a century of hostilities between IRA and nationalist Irish forces versus Northern Ireland contingencies still loyal to Great Britain. By the time their plane touched down, the groundwork had essentially been laid for 1998's Good Friday Agreement, putting to rest "The Troubles" that had claimed thousands of lives over several bloody decades.

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  15. Sinn Fein lash out at British PM after talks delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... come to an agreement later on in the year." The power-sharing executive in Northern Ireland is part of the 1998 Good Friday peace agreement that ended three decades of violent political conflict, broadly between Catholic Irish nationalists and ...

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  16. UK govt hopeful of deal to break Northern Ireland deadlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... s have complained that the DUP's new role means the British government is no longer impartial as required by the Good Friday accord.

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  17. 'Positive discrimination plan' for Irish speakersRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2017 | Belfast Today

    ... read, write and understand Irish (the comparable figure for Ulster-Scots was 0.94%). Michael McGimpsey said the Good Friday Agreement amounted to a virtual Irish language act in itself because of the protections which it gave the Irish language. One ...

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  18. A new approach to deadlock in Northern IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | Slugger O'Toole

    Standing back, it's easy enough to see why the latest Assembly crisis is the longest and tightest for over a decade. Unusually in recent times and in sharp contrast to the heady days of the Good Friday Agreement, this breakdown is set against background of momentous upheaval which typically, the local politicians rushed to adapt for their own causes.

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  19. Jewish Physician Tends to Wounded in BelfastRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2017 | NorthJersey.com

    Northern Ireland: Jewish Physician Tends to Wounded in Belfast In May 1998, Columnist Mike Kelly and Senior Photographer Carmine Galasso traveled to Northern Ireland. Check out this story on northjersey.com: https://njersy.co/2utwCWE In May 1998, Columnist Mike Kelly and Senior Photographer Carmine Galasso traveled to Northern Ireland to chronicle the historic peace deal between Protestant unionists and Roman Catholic nationalists that came to be known as the "Good Friday "Peace Accords."

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  20. Divided Land is Gaining a Different HueRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2017 | NorthJersey.com

    Northern Ireland: Divided Land is Gaining a Different Hue In May 1998, Columnist Mike Kelly and Senior Photographer Carmine Galasso traveled to Northern Ireland. Check out this story on northjersey.com: https://njersy.co/2tvPeI7 In May 1998, Columnist Mike Kelly and Senior Photographer Carmine Galasso traveled to Northern Ireland to chronicle the historic peace deal between Protestant unionists and Roman Catholic nationalists that came to be known as the "Good Friday "Peace Accords."

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