Today's Irish news roundup
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Today's top Irish news stories:
Right wing fascist groups and mafia-type intimidators now appear to be at the heart of the flag protests in Northern Ireland.
Britain First, a fascist group based in Britain, has claimed to be at the forefront of leading what it describes as peaceful flag protests. 29 police officers were injured over the weekend in clashes that threaten to restore the bad old days in Northern Ireland...READ MORE
When the mob has a problems with rats, defense lawyer Gerald McMahon handles the it.
“No one does rats like I do,” McMahon told The New York Post. “My specialty is cross-examining rats. I have good instincts.”..READ MORE
A Wicklow hospice can expect to land big money after Daniel Day-Lewis scooped the Golden Globe award for best actor for his role as Lincoln...READ MORE
Rory McIlroy will be unveiled as the new face of Nike on Monday – and bank a staggering $250million.
McIlroy will become the highest earning Irish golfer ever when he signs a lucrative new deal in Abu Dhabi...READ MORE
President Obama plans to push Congress to move on an ambitious overhaul of the immigration system by proposing the changes in one comprehensive bill, administration officials and lawmakers have said...READ MORE
- Racist incidents in Ireland up by 85 percent...
- Gay teacher fired from Catholic school after...
- An open letter in strong defence of capitalism.
- Sarah Palin is saving Christmas
- Nelson Mandela once considered a terrorist...
- Virginia governor slammed by doctor over...
- Hollywood star Gabriel Byrne brands new Pope...
- Nelson Mandela was against IRA decommissioning.
- Bono, Gerry Adams, President Higgins all...
- Irish drugs mule to escape full trial and...
I applaud Mr.Conboy for his insightful commentary on a refreshingly radical Pope who gets it! The version of corrupt capitalism practiced by the Vatic62-year-old Boston priest caught with prostitute behind cemetery
Coyle should leave the priesthood, get married, and have a few kids. Punishment indeed.Gay teacher fired from Catholic school after applying for same-sex marriage license
Neglecting the hungry and aborting babies is also sinful, olovely if you were wondering.An open letter in strong defence of capitalism to Pope Francis
IC has screwed up again. Sorry Dompedro but that is my comment on Dec10,2013,0146 pm est. I wish that IC could correct these mistakes.