Anti-Sinn Féin and IRA
This genre of loyalist websites is devoted exclusively to criticism
of Sinn Féin and the IRA. These sites aim to reveal
see as Irish Republicanism's 'true' nature. The core intended audience
is usually Irish-Americans, conceived as a group that
supports Irish Republicans
out of ignorance. This genre seems to have a particularly
and to be associated with initial adoption of the Web, when
active online saw the Internet principally as a tool for
they saw as a worldwide IRA propaganda machine. Of the eight
below only one was still active by March 2005.
Author: Niall O Dochartaigh
First produced: August 2004
Updated: 21/3/05; 21/9/05.