Language Matters

Kathleen Stein Smith, Ph.D

Easter Rising: Centenary parade takes place in Dublin

“Hundreds of thousands of people have lined the streets of Dublin where a parade has marked the 100th anniversary of the 1916 Easter Rising.

The military parade was the largest ever staged in the Republic of Ireland, and featured a fly-past over the city centre by the Irish Air Corps.

The 1916 rebellion was an attempt to overthrow British rule in Ireland.

Sunday’s ceremony was the culmination of a series of centenary commemorations organised by the Irish government.”

Read more @ http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-35905248

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