Today's Irish news roundup
Check out what Irish news stories are getting IrishCentral readers' attention today
Today’s top Irish news stories:
Actor Pierce Brosnan has paid tribute to his daughter Charlotte after she died of the same cancer which claimed his first wife Cassandra…READ MORE
U.S. whistle-blower Edward J. Snowden has applied for asylum in Ireland according to the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks…READ MORE
Documents released yesterday in Milwaukee show that then Archbishop Timothy Dolan suggested transferring $59 million to a cemetery trust fund in 2007 to protect it from the claims of victims of sexual abuse by local priests…READ MORE
Sarah Palin is mad as hell about the prospect of an immigration reform bill and she's taken to Twitter to say so…READ MORE
Racism is on the rise according to the Immigrant Council of Ireland. Reports of discriminatory behaviors including verbal harassments and attacks on homes have gone up by at least five times since last year. “Most incidents happened at work, on the internet or while accessing official services, and mainly involved people from Africa,” relates the Irish Independent…READ MORE
- Gay wedding cakes latest target of anti-gay...
- Racist incidents in Ireland up by 85 percent...
- An open letter in strong defence of capitalism.
- Gay teacher fired from Catholic school after...
- Sarah Palin is saving Christmas
- Irish radio presenter suspended after anti-Isra
- A Magdalene Laundry US adoptee who holds...
- Families as well as Catholic Church and governm
- Virginia governor slammed by doctor over...
- Nelson Mandela was against IRA decommissioning.
He was less then a year old when he left. I think IC can find a much fuller story. Either good or bad.Irish radio presenter suspended after anti-Israeli comments aired on show
First off eiriamacn, I never said or suggested that the Israeli government was involved, however there is a lack of follow up and conviction among theBill O’Reilly slams Nelson Mandela as an unrepentant “communist”
"I believe that it is open to debate whether the Communist Party has any specific role to play at this particular stage of our political struggleRacist incidents in Ireland up by 85 percent says Immigrant Council
Blimey, Chuck! Sounds like what is going on in the construction industry in the UK now happened 30 years ago in the USA. Can't say we weren't warned..