Thursday 8 December 2016

Markievicz was full of greatness

Published 09/04/2010 | 09:35

IN response to Stephen Fallon (Letters, April 7) regarding the truth about Constance Markievicz, I would like to refer to the greatness that he claims to be false.

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Perhaps her speeches were not appreciated by Sean O'Casey but her bravery and kind heart were certainly appreciated by those in need.

Working alongside Hanna Sheehy Skeffington and the women of 'Inghinidhe na hEireann', Markievicz helped to distribute food to the poor living in the Dublin slums.

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