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Not ‘Fit to Print’ – Fr McManus’ Response to NY Times

Posted By: February 09, 2009

Not “Fit To Print” The famed motto of the New York Times is, “All the News That’s Fit to Print.” That has not always been true of it’s coverage of Northern Ireland, with the exception of a few journalists. Here is a letter of Fr. Mc Manus that The Times saw not fit to print.New […]

Irish Urge Obama to Keep Promise on Spicer

Posted By: August 28, 2008

IRISH URGE OBAMA TO KEEP PROMISE ON SPICER Rescind the $293 million security contract CAPITOL HILL. Thursday, August 28, 2008 — Irish-Americans are urging the Democratic Presidential Candidate, Senator Barack Obama, to act on his previously expressed concern about the United States funding the infamous Tim Spicer in Iraq : “…As you know, the CEO […]

Patrick Mc Manus Remembered

Posted By: July 24, 2008

IRISH PATRIOT 50 TH ANNIVERSARY PATRICK MC MANUS REMEMBERED CAPITOL HILL. MONDAY, JULY 21, 2008 —– Recently the president of theCapitol Hill-based Irish National Caucus, Fr. Sean Mc Manus, returned to hisnative Fermanagh for a series of events marking the 50th. Anniversary of hisbrother Patrick’s death on July 15, 1958. Patrick Mc Manus was a […]

Don’t Blame Orangemen For Bigotry

Posted By: May 15, 2008

Don’t Blame The Orangemen For Bigotry Irish News. May 15, 2008 Fr Sean McManus, President,Irish National Caucus,Capitol Hill, Washington DC OBSERVER, Newcastle (May 13) identifies the source of anti-Catholic bigotry as the Orange Order. But one has to go deeper than that. The Orange Order merely reflects the anti-Catholicism that isenshrined, justified and practiced in […]

‘British Isles’ References Leave Irish Eyes Frowning

Posted By: January 28, 2008

‘British Isles’ References Leave Irish Eyes Frowning Sunday Tribune (Dublin) Sunday, January 27, 2008Conor McMorrow THE globally renowned National Geographic organisation haschanged the way it refers to Ireland . . . no longercalling it a “British Isle”. National Geographic, which is one of the largest non-profitscientific and educational institutions in the world, tookthe decision to […]

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