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British spies infiltrated IRA in 1939, started a London bombing campaign, says, Irish leader, Sean Lemass

Posted By: June 04, 2018

                               Sean Lemass  Niall O’Dowd @niallodowd  Irish Central. Monday, June 4, 2018Former Irish leader Sean Lemass stated British right-wingers wanted to ensure no end to partition and infiltrated the IRA to start a bombing campaign.Former Irish leader Sean Lemass, who was Taoiseach (Prime Minister) from 1959 to […]

 Fr. Sean McManus on death of Bill Flynn

Posted By: June 04, 2018

CAPITOL HILL. Monday, June 4, 2018 ” I am deeply sorry about the death of Bill Flynn. May God rest his noble Irish-Ameriansoul.From very early on, Bill was a good and generous supporter of the Irish National Caucus.He kept in touch with us quite regularly.One of his last written communications to us was his full page Ad in our 1916 Commemorative Journal. Because it […]

Irish-American businessman who played key role in Northern Ireland peace process passes away

Posted By: June 04, 2018

Belfast Telegraph  Sunday, June 3, 2018Former Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams has paid tribute to Irish-American businessman William ‘Bill’ Flynn who played a key part in the IRA ceasefire of 1994 that paved the way for the Northern Ireland peace process.Mr. Flynn died yesterday at his home in New York at the age of 92.He was a multi-millionaire businessman credited with playing […]

Can we expect the DUP to be renamed as “Katholikos DUP”?

Posted By: June 04, 2018

Fr. Sean McManus. Letters to Editor. Irish News.Belfast. Published Monday, June 4, 2018   I’m beginning to think that Arlene Foster has, as Trump would say, “tapped my lines” because she has used language from Catholic theology that I recently used to explain the meaning of “Catholic” to a person in the North. Here’s how I had explained it. The famous […]

Border “buffer” ridiculed

Posted By: June 02, 2018

“Nonsense” post-Brexit proposal criticised by DUP and Sinn FéinStaff Reporter. Irish News. Belfast.Saturday, June 2, 2018PROPOSALS for a 10-mile-wide Brexit ‘buffer zone’ at the border have been widely ridiculed.The scheme said to have been drawn up by British Brexit secretary David Davis, right, would see a “special economic zone” running along the 310-mile border where traders could operate under the Republic’s rules.However, the […]

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