Tartans: Young Men and Loyalist Paramilitarism in the early 1970s

One of the issues I have always been extremely interested in while researching contemporary political history in Northern Ireland is the emergence of ‘Tartan’ gangs in working class Protestant areas in the early 1970s. I am currently trying to piece together enough material to write an article about the Tartans. Below are some observations IContinue reading “Tartans: Young Men and Loyalist Paramilitarism in the early 1970s”