'Memorandum on Present Political Condition & Path to Republic' by Patrick McCartan,
undated [c. 1926].
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|Main Creator:||McCartan, Patrick, 1878-1963|
Discusses the Oath and states that "the Government do not desire to have the Republicans in the Dáil". Speculates about the next general election. Writes "If the absentionists could do something ... they might succeed" and gives an account of the political situation in Ireland, addressing Partition, Labor and Capital, the IRA and offering suggestions on how to go forward, advocating union between all republicans and for them to go into the Dáil, and the creation of a Voluntary Defence Force. Also discusses the Industry and Agriculture.
Physical description: 1 item (16 pages).