As you know, the GUIDE TO POLITICAL BLOGGING 2007 is being published on 24 September. Featured among the 288 pages are a myriad of blog lists. Today we have the TOP TWENTY IRISH BLOGS, chosen by Mick Fealty aka Slugger O'Toole.
Coming soon - the Top 20 Green Blogs, MP Blogs, Councillor Blogs and more...
1. Slugger O'Toole
Northern Ireland's best known political watering hole.
Mapping all of the races for political power in the Republic.
3. Cedar Lounge Revolution
A collective of old Left thinkers who refuse to decommission.
4. A Tangled Web
Tells it like it is from the Right and not afraid to shoot from the hip.
5. Malcolm Redfellow Revivus
Retired district councilor, with an intelligent, discursive style.
6. Mark Devenport
BBC politics editor with an eye for detail in and around Stormont.
7. Gaskin Balrog
Social conservatism from a Sinn Fein perspective.
8. Cuffe Street
The first blogging TD and, in Irish terms, a veteran.
9. Green Ribbon
Clean, rigorous analysis of British Irish affairs.
10. Young Unionists
First group blog associated with a political party in Ireland.
11. El Blogador
A strident moderate nationalist voice, which occasionally breaks news stories.
12. Most sincerely folks
The quintessence of calm and genial common sense.
13. Splintered Sunrise
Sharp, closely argued commentary from the Left.
14. The Limerick Blogger
Everything you ever needed to know about Limerick
15. Everything Ulster
Young, passionate, and thorough Unionist from Belfast.
16. Harry Magee
Journalist blogger tracking the big party game in the Republic
17. United Irelander
A southern nationalist earnestly looking for a way back to 1798
18. Three Thousand Versts of Lone...
Mix of Northern Irish and Russian politics and literature.
19. South Belfast Diary
An English socialist trying to make sense of the Irish political landscape.
20. 1169 and Counting
A hard line Republican providing unique access to political journals of the past.
OTHER TOP TEN LISTS FEATURED IN THE BOOK
Top 20 Scottish Blogs
Top 20 Welsh Blogs
Top 10 Newcomers
Top 10 Underrated Blogs
Top 10 Medical Blogs
Top 10 Religious Blogs