A week later a Member of Parliament, Airey Neave, a war hero and close confidant of Margaret Thatcher who was tabbed to be her Secretary of …
Thanks to the miracle of podcasts, I was finally able last evening to catch Ira Glass’ tribute to ... She said it was the Irish in her. Three years ago, …
Mary
For starters, did any of us care to guess how many bombs were set off …
terrorist attack
There were no interviews with British army officers, asking them to justify their presence in Ireland and/or their actions and those of their men. In …
Martin McGuinness
Terrorism is a modern problem, a subversive tactic of war that, until now, was adopted mostly by nationalist armed groups and militias that …
Muslims
... a short time he was indeed the IRA boss who gave the rubber stamp to all the IRA atrocities committed by this murderous bunch of misfits …
In Northern Ireland, that description ... that he would never forgive the IRA boss, but that he believed Martin had been “sincere in his desire for …
Martin McGuinness
Mr McGuinness, a former Irish Republican Army leader who later went on to serve as Northern Ireland’s Deputy First Minister, died on Tuesday …
Newspapers lament loss
Corned beef and cabbage the popular choice for St. Patrick's Day As a native Irish born I sometimes look with amusement (and bemusement) …
Damaged roads
How long do you think Wimal will last? Bobby Sands fasted to make IRA prisoners be recognised as political prisoners and not as common …
Sri Lanka