|Other Names:||Irish Workers' League (1948–1962)|
|Documents in Archive:||3|
|Merged with:||Communist Party of Ireland|
|Other Related Organisation:||Communist Party of Northern Ireland|
|Related Collection:||1916 Easter Rising: Anniversaries and Commemorations|
|Timeline:||View in the timeline of the Irish left|
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The Irish Workers’ Party was founded as the Irish Workers’ League in 1948. It was a re-establishment of the Southern part of the Communist Party of Ireland, and in 1970 merged with the Communist Party of Northern Ireland to reunite the party across the Island.