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What the DUP really fears is British betraya

Posted By: December 06, 2017

IRISH CONGRESSIONAL BRIEFING Distributed by Irish National Caucus The DUP and the Conservatives signed a ‘confidence and supply’ arrangement in June. DUP leader Arlene Foster reportedly torpedoed the proposed Brexit border deal during a phone call with British Prime Minister Theresa May.  Brian Feeney. Irish News. Belfast. Wednesday, December 6, 2017It was a perfect snooker on Monday. The DUP […]

World Peace Prize Presented to Tefere Gebre

Posted By: December 06, 2017

Tefere Gebre, Executive Vice President AFL-CIO, and Fr. Sean Mc Manus   CAPITOL HILL. Wednesday, December 6, 2017— Yesterday, a top leader of the giant Labor Movement was presented with the World Peace Prize. The event took place at the AFL-CIO headquarters in Washington, DC. The American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations […]

Brexit is ripping open old wounds

Posted By: December 04, 2017

Attitudes in Border regions returning to brutal psychology of Troubles mistrustSusan McKay. Irish Times. Dublin. Monday, December 4, 2017So a clever Channel Four report has shown that the Brit on the street can’t draw the Irish Border, some of them imagining it as a loose girdle draped about the waist of the island, rather than as the noose around its neck […]

Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern says British PM May is “out of her depth”

Posted By: December 04, 2017

Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern says British PM May is “out of her depth” Connla Young. Irish News. Belfast.  Monday, December 4, 2017 British Prime Minister Theresa May Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern has described British Prime Minister Theresa May as being “totally out of her depth.” Mr. Ahern also claimed that Ms. May looks like she […]

Fianna Fail rubbish calls to remove words “Fianna Fail” from Irish national anthem

Posted By: December 04, 2017

Senator Mark Daly has rubbished recent calls for the words to be removed from Ireland’s national anthem, Amhran na bhFiann Cormac Byrne. Irish Mirror. Dublin. Sunday, December 3, 2017 A Fianna Fail senator has branded any proposal to remove the words ‘Fianna Fail’ from the national anthem as ‘simple populism’.He said: “Over the past number of weeks, there […]

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