This is half of a mural in Shiels St, Belfast. (The other half is around the corner to the right and is visible in this 2001 post.) This wall features Che (on the corner) and Fidel (in the poster above the three gentlemen) and other scenes from Cuba.


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Ireland’s Holocaust

“Britain’s genocide by starvation”, “Ireland’s  holocaust 1845-1849”, “Over 1,500,000 deaths”. Completed version of the famine mural on the Whiterock Road, Belfast, previously seen twice in development: 1995 | 1997. The images used are from London Illustrateds of the time (see An tOcras Mór).


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