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CONGRESSMAN JOE KENNEDY, III

Posted By: December 11, 2019

  IRISH CONGRESSIONAL BRIEFING Distributed to Congress by Irish National Caucus “God bless Congressman Joe Kennedy. Like his father, Joe II, he is showing dedication to justice and peace on the island of Ireland. And like his late Grandfather Bobby, he is showing empathy, compassion, and  deep concern for social justice and solidarity.”—Fr. Sean McManus. […]

The more the British learn about Ireland’s loyalists, the less they like

Posted By: December 11, 2019

The union has been preserved not out of love for Northern Ireland but by ambivalence Peter Flanagan. Irish Times. Wednesday, December 11, 2019 Peter Flanagan is a London-based Irish comedian   It’s a testament to the chaos of Brexit that the banality of Irish politics is something to feel smug about. I’d opined that as […]

RAYMOND McCORD ORAL AND WRITTEN TESTIMONY TO U.S. CONGRESS-OCTOBER 22, 2009

Posted By: December 10, 2019

Oral Testimony of Raymond Mc Cord Sr. House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights and Oversight. October 22, 2009 Mr. Chairman and Members, I am most grateful for the opportunity to appear before this Sub Committee. I request my written statement be entered into the record.  I see this Hearing as […]

British Exceptionalism Causes Brexit Conundrum

Posted By: December 09, 2019

  DE GRUYTER                                                             The Economists’ Voice. John Ryan1   Prime Minister Theresa May’s weak political leadership which focused on securing the short-term political 1 London School of Economics and Political Science, IDEAS, London, UK, E-mail: J.T.RYAN@LSE.AC.UK This paper examines the shortcomings in the UK government’s Brexit negotiation strategy which reflected – ’ ’                                                                                                                                                                              ’ survival […]

DUP canvasser for Nigel Dodds calls sectarian intimidation victim a “rat.”

Posted By: December 07, 2019

  IRISH CONGRESSIONAL BRIEFING Distributed to Congress by Irish National Caucus “Today, again, the Irish News of Belfast reports on-going acts of anti-Catholic intimidation and awful disrespect—21 years after the Good Friday Agreement. (See excerpts below). This is truly sad reading and makes one wonder who, in the background, is engineering this upsurge in sectarianism. […]

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