Ballot Box Strategy

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Armalite And Ballot Box Strategy
... The Armalite and ballot box strategy was a strategy pursued by the Irish republican movement in the 1980s and early 1990s in which elections in Northern Ireland and the ... This strategy was a matter of some controversy within republicanism, some IRA members and supporters who disagreed with the strategy left to form Republican Sinn Féin in 1986 ... The strategy emerged after the 1981 Irish hunger strike as a response to the electoral success of Bobby Sands in the April 1981 Fermanagh and South Tyrone by-election and pro-hunger ...

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