Despite no exact knowledge of his own Irish roots, the Beatle star, assassinated 36 years ago this week, was a strong supporter of a 32-county United Ireland.
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Jackie Kennedy was suspicious of Catholics believing many of them had persecution complexes.
Many old Irish traditions have disappeared over the years, but when it comes to matters of love, a few survive.
Irishman's memories of working the sites away from home over the Christmas holidays.
“The whole world is astir. Lights of paraffin lamps splay shafts of light amid groves of pine where houses stand."
Before enacting the Cuban trade embargo in 1962 Kennedy requested his head of press get him “1,000 Petit Upmanns."
So you think your town is the most Irish in America? You might be surprised.
To mark the religious feast day a list of some of the reported apparitions of Jesus and Holy Mary from Ireland.
From Kilkenny to the home of the President of the United State of America – an Irish architect in America.
"Christmas was somewhere between happy and sad, where we all live, and between this world and the next."
The last names that win in the battle of Irishness - their origins and meanings.
A 4,000-year-old necklace is in The National Museum of Ireland after it was found in a dumpster.
Proving that American slang has its roots in the Irish American urban experience.
Exciting discovery provides evidence of the County Sligo’s Neolithic links.
The most explosive date in Irish history – the Irish got their nation, but they also got a Civil War.
International team of archaeologists has uncovered details of the 40 abandoned and buried homes from the 1830s.
The body of the man later known as Santa Claus is buried in Jerpoint Abbey, County Kilkenny.
It might sound completely crazy, but after watching some of these adverts you’ll find yourself holding back the tears.
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