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  • All fields: Political
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    • 2010
    • Non-aligned; Graffiti
    • Non-aligned graffiti, Gortfin St., Falls, West Belfast. As part of the clean-up campaign of war-related political graffiti, walls were re-painted or whitewashed. This provided nice clean walls for local kids and others. 'Free to do as your told'...


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    • 2010
    • Non-aligned; Graffiti
    • Non-aligned graffiti, Gortfin St., Falls, West Belfast. As part of the clean-up campaign of war-related political graffiti, walls were re-painted or whitewashed. This provided nice clean walls for local kids and others.


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    • 2010
    • Non-aligned; Graffiti
    • Non-aligned graffiti, Harrogate St., Falls, West Belfast. As part of the clean-up campaign of war-related political graffiti, walls were re-painted or whitewashed. This provided nice clean walls for local kids and others.


    • 2008
    • 2010
    • Loyalist; Memorials
    • Loyalist memorial, Aberdeen St./Shankill Rd., West Belfast, 2008. Memorial to victims of IRA attack on the Bayardo Bar (on this site) 1975.


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    • Mural painting and decoration; Catalunya; Republican; Nationalist; Political links
    • Republican mural, Clowney St., Beechmount, West Belfast, 2009. Catalan independence mural linking Catalan struggle with that of Irish Republicans. '1659-2009: 350 Years of Occupation, 350 Years of Resistance[.] Catalan language has been spoken...


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    • 2010
    • Non-aligned
    • Ballymurphy Rd., Falls, West Belfast. Walls which were once covered with political graffiti, now cleaned up.


    • 1979
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    • Graffiti; Republican; Royal Ulster Constabulary
    • Republican graffiti, Falls Road, West Belfast, 1979. Graffiti refers to recently elected Conservative Prime Minister in Britiain and the Royal Ulster Constabulary: 'Death to Thatcher and the R.U.C'. Underneath, graffiti from the election campaign...


    • 1979
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    • Graffiti; Republican; Irish Republican Army
    • Republican graffiti, Andersonstown, West Belfast, 1979. Graffiti on wall of Allied Irish Bank: 'Provisional [Provisional IRA] Freedom '79' with Easter Lily'. 'Boycott EEC' [European Economic Community - forerunner of European Union]. Political...


    • 1981
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Sands, Bobby, -1981
    • Republican mural, Shaws Road, West Belfast, 1981.Mural protesting death of Bobby Sands, first Hunger Striker to die. 'The Lark and the Freedom Fighter' (title of collection of Sands' writings from prison). Quotation from text: 'I have the spirit of...


    • 1981
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Hunger strikes
    • Republican mural, Beechmount Avenue, Beechmount, West Belfast, 1981. Beechmount Avenue was an important locus for muralists in 1981. This mural depicts 'The Five Just Demands' of the Republican prisoners on the dirty protest and thenthe Hunger...


    • 1981
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Sands, Bobby, -1981; Hunger strikes
    • Republican mural, Shaws Road, West Belfast, 1981. Left of mural: slogan protesting death of Bobby Sands, first Hunger Striker to die. 'The Right Honourable Bobby Sands Esq MP Murdered by his Fellow Members of H[er].M[ajesty's].Govt'; Bobby Sands...


    • 1981
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican
    • Republican mural, Lenadoon Avenue, Andersonstown, West Belfast, 1981. Mural addressed to British soldiers - 'Soldier, do you think that you have got away with the murders of our political prisoner's (sic) and innocent children on the street's...


    • 1982
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; H-Blocks; Irish Republican Army
    • Republican graffiti, Westland St., Derry, 1982. 'Political Status Now', 'Smash H-Blocks' refers to Republican prison campaign. 'All the Queens Horses and all the Queen's Men Couldn't Catch the I.R.A. in London Again'. Graffiti refers to IRA bomb...


    • 1982
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; H-Blocks; Prisons; Thatcher, Margaret
    • Republican mural, Rockmore Road/Falls Road, West Belfast, 1982. Mural depicts Republican Blanketman on the H-Blocks, Maze Prison protest for Political Status. 'Break Thatcher's Back Status Now' ; to left and right, barbed wire and irish Tricolour;...


    • 1982
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; H-Blocks; Prisons; Thatcher, Margaret
    • Republican mural, Rockmore Road/Falls Road, West Belfast, 1982. Mural depicts Republican Blanketman on the H-Blocks, Maze Prison protest for Political Status. 'Break Thatcher's Back Status Now' ; to left and right, barbed wire and irish Tricolour;...


    • 1983
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Sinn Féin
    • Republican mural, Beechmount Avenue, West Belfast, 1983. Sinn Féin election mural for Belfast City elections 1983; slogan 'Parliament is the Political Wing of the British Army' (response to charges that Sinn Féin was the political wing of the...


    • 1983
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Sinn Féin
    • Republican mural, Beechmount Avenue, West Belfast, 1983. Sinn Féin election mural for Belfast City elections 1983, Alex Maskey elected; 'Maskey 1'; slogan 'Parliament is the Political Wing of the British Army' (response to charges that Sinn Féin...


    • 1983
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Sinn Féin
    • Republican mural, Beechmount Avenue, West Belfast, 1983. Detail of mural, 'sponsored by An Phoblacht/Republican News' (Sinn Féin newspaper), depicts woman (?) enveloped in Tricolour, and political activists campaigning 'For A New Ireland',...


    • 1983
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Fianna Éireann; Sinn Féin
    • Republican mural, Westland St., Derry, 1983. Recruitment mural for Fianna [na h]Éireann - youth wing of IRA. Posters below from election posters from 1983 British General Election showing Social Democratic and Labour Party MP John Hume (rival...


    • 1983
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    • Mural painting and decoration; Republican
    • Republican mural, Rossville St., Derry, 1983. Mural depicts two Republican Volunteers firing over Phoenix arising from ashes. Above, election posters from 1983 British General Election showing Social Democratic and Labour Party MP John Hume (rival...

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