Jim Larkin Statue, Dublin

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  • August 9, 2017
    This statue, which is located on O'Connell Street, is dedicated to political and trade unionist Jim Larkin, who fought all his life for Irish workers ' rights. The visitor is immediately struck by the expressive force of the face and by the dynamism, emerging from the body posture.
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  • August 2, 2017
    This statue commemorates the Irish Trade Unionist and it stands in the centre of O'Connell Street just in front of the Monument of Light and across the road from the GPO. James (Jim) Larkin was was li...  more »
  • July 29, 2017
    James (Jim) Larkin was a Socialist activist and union leader in Ireland at the beginning of the 20th century. His statue stands on O'Connell Street and the pigeons may Jim not so; his entire head is ondergescheten and with his arms wide is the net if he calls for help.
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  • June 11, 2017
    Iconic statue who was founder of worker union of Ireland
  • July 6, 2016
    Iconic statue commemorating 'Big Jim' Larkin of 1913 Lockout fame. His most historic speech was given from the balcony of the adjacent Clery's department store. Ironic, that a century later Clery's own workers would themselves be victims of a lockout.
  • February 14, 2016
    Look for the bullet holes.
  • November 18, 2015
    Love that statue!
  • July 26, 2016
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