Communist Party of Ireland
Irish Name:Páirtí Cumannach na hÉireann
Years Active:1933
Other Names:Revolutionary Workers' Groups  (19301933) … Precursor
Groups & Sections: New Books Publications  … Publishing Imprint
Documents in Archive:25
Publications:Unity, Irish Socialist Review, Irish Socialist
International Affiliations:Communist International (19301941)
International Meeting of Communist and Workers' Parties (2003)
Related Organisations: Communist Party of Northern Ireland, Connolly Youth Movement, Irish Marxist Society, Irish Workers' Party, Right2Change
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Other names, groups or sections

  • New Books Publications

    New Books was the name of the bookshop run by the Communist Party of Ireland in Dublin, through which several publications and pamphlets were produced under the New Books Publications imprint. The bookshop was renamed Connolly Books in 1989.

  • Revolutionary Workers' Groups

    The Revolutionary Workers’ Groups were founded in 1930 and led to the foundation of the Communist Party of Ireland in 1933.


Communist Party of Ireland

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Revolutionary Workers' Groups

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Irish Election Literature

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