Thursday 19 July 2018

Luther's role in preserving and promoting the Irish language

Cartoon by Jim Cogan
Cartoon by Jim Cogan
Eoghan Harris

Eoghan Harris

Last Tuesday, 500 years ago, Martin Luther nailed 95 theses to the door of All Saints' Church in Wittenberg and began the Protestant Reformation, a topic to which I shall return later.

Meantime, I am suffering a shortage of hard news stories about politicians pounding the streets in Lycra, what with Leo being away across the Wild Atlantic Way.

In the Lycra line of news, the big story is the proposed trip to North Korea of John Halligan, Finian McGrath and Shane Ross.

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