A Red Day For Irish

AN SIONNACH FIONN

Lá Mór Na Gaeilge Lá Mór Na Gaeilge

More views on Lá Mór na Gaeilge, the demonstration to be held in support of Irish language rights starting at 2pm on Saturday the 15th with a march from the Garden of Remembrance in Parnell Square, Dublin, to Leinster House, the home of Ireland’s national legislature Dáil Éireann. From the Irish Independent newspaper an opinion piece by Siobhán Seoighe:

“ON SATURDAY I’ll be taking a walk through the streets of Dublin’s fair city.

It won’t be my usual stroll down Grafton Street or a regular meander around Henry Street, popping in and out of shops and drinking coffee (these days I’ve even become partial to cup of hot chocolate).

I’ll be walking to protect and to promote what little language rights I have left as an Irish citizen. Yes, you have read that truly convoluted sentence correctly.

I could give you the long list of facts…

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