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#The Soldier's Song

From TheJournal.ie For decades, Irish taoisigh have been getting letters suggesting alternatives to the national anthem The Soldier's Song

How Well Do You Know Amhrán na bhFiann?

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From TheJournal.ie Column: What’s the point of our national anthem today? Opinion

Column: What’s the point of our national anthem today?

The singing of Amhrán na bhFiann can be a powerful moment – or it can be embarrassing, writes Gerry Smyth. What are national anthems really for?

From TheJournal.ie Anthem composer and tricolour creator honoured at Glasnevin Easter Rising

Anthem composer and tricolour creator honoured at Glasnevin

Peadar Kearney, who wrote Amhrán na bhFiann, and Edward Hollywood who created the national flag, were remembered.