The Irish Left Archive is an online archive of materials relating to Irish left politics, freely accessible and easily downloadable and reproducible.
It was initiated by the Cedar Lounge Revolution.
Rosc Catha, Vol. 1, No. 1, from 24th October 1972
From the Socialist Revolutionary Group of Ireland, affiliate of the Workers’ Revolutionary Party (Workers Press).
Documents from the Wood Quay campaign of 1978-9.
From the Socialist Party of Great Britain in 1976.
Materials relating to the Hunger Strikes of 1980/1.
A timeline of Irish Left organisations and parties from 1900 to the present.
For more precise searches, try the following:
Irish Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
Communist Party of Ireland
Irish Republican Socialist Party
Northern Ireland Civil Rights Association
Irish Anti-Apartheid Movement
Working Class Action
Document contributions from all sources are welcome.
Among the organisations for which the archive has no documents are:
Documents related to the Wood Quay protests of 1978 and 1979, which sought to preserve the Viking site found on the planned site of Dublin Corporation's new offices.
Materials relating to the Hunger Strikes of 1980/1 in the archive.
A collection of documents and articles related to abortion and reproductive rights policy and campaigns from a number of organisations in the archive.