The re-interment gave him the chance to speak his mind to Maud Gonne's son Sean MacBride
, then Irish Minister for External Affairs, on the need to address the issues of censorship, divorce, birth control and the place of organized religion in the Irish constitution if there was ever to be any hope of a reunited country.
12 In 1992 he was the first recipient of the Sean MacBride
Peace Prize from the International Peace Bureau in Helsinki in recognition of his work for peace and justice in many parts of the world.
In his 1974 Nobel Peace Prize lecture, UN assistant secretary-general Sean MacBride
called for an additional set of rights to be enshrined in the declaration: "The right of an individual to refuse to kill, to torture, or to participate in the preparation for the nuclear destruction of humanity."
This biography delves into the political career of Nobel humanitarian and Irish politician Sean MacBride
(1904-1988), especially his subversive activities as young man in the Irish Revolution of 1916-23, his role in the Dublin Brigade of the Irish Republican Army during the War of Independence, and his leadership positions in the IRA for 15 years.
Outspoken Sean MacBride
caused outrage in court this week when he said he was "sick to the teeth of women coming to court wasting garda time".
Binalakshmi Nepram, founder of Manipur Women Gun Survivors Network and Secretary-General of Control Arms Foundation of India (CAFI), has been awarded the Sean MacBride
Peace Prize for 2010.
He received the Sean MacBride
International Peace Prize 2000, International Peace Bureau, Geneva and London, one of the world's oldest peace organisations.
and his commission recommended, among several elements related to cultural respect, licensing journalists and direct financial and professional support from First World media to Third World media.
The couple pleaded guilty to neglecting the child in what Judge Sean MacBride
called a 'horrific' case.
They shared the International Peace Bureau's Sean MacBride
International Peace Prize for 2000.
She led Bhopal and Charnobyl Medical Commissions and is recipient of 2001 Sean MacBride
Peace Award, the Right Livelihood Reward and many others.