Niall, IrishCentral's founder and publisher, is a believer and expert in all things Irish and Irish-American.
President Obama speaking at the Waterfront Hall in Belfast on Monday morning (Credit: Reuters)Don’t look now but President Obama’s trip to Northern Ireland is coming at a critical timeContrary to some opinion it is a vital visitHis.....Read More
- Boston Irish Immigration Center continues to lie about their role in turning woman in to State Department
- Why no effort to repair damage to Irish Famine memorial in New York nearly one year after? - Car slammed into memorial and ugly plywood and metal barricades still mark the site
An American with Irish roots living in California. Took an interest in politics when politics took an interest in me.
US border's must be secure before reform can happenThere is a one thousand page immigration bill working its way through the US..Read More
- President Obama got by with a little help from his friends at DOJ, IRS,MSM and now even the NSA?
- Bill O’Reilly’s 'Killing Kennedy' selects its’ Lee Harvey Oswald and will begin filming
Patrick, a longtime Washington, D.C. insider, brings his political savvy to our readers.
First Lady Michelle Obama, (C) accompanied by her two daughters, Sasha (L) and Malia (R), visit Glendalough in the Wicklow Mountains National Park in Ireland, on June 18, 2013 (Credit:Getty)The president’s daughters, Sasha and.....Read More
- Anti-Catholic rant against Notre Dame is nothing new for the Fighting Irish to face - Ohio State president slammed for “those damn Catholics” comments is latest in long line
- Donald Trump, the gift that keeps on giving to Democrats - Latest delusion about running for president continues the madness
Paul Allen slices and dices the news as it happens from Ireland and gives his unique take on events.
Rotten Apple? Ireland simply enviable for their canny tax dealingsWhile US politicians were eager to take a bite out of Apple’s reputation over its tax affairs, they also seemed only too happy to chew up and spit out Ireland’sBut.....Read More
- Irish politicians would have been better off staying at home for St. Patrick's Day
- Ireland is bouncing back despite all the naysayers -- It is time we stopped wallowing in despair and started cheerleading
A closer look at Irish politics and current affairs and the relationship between Ireland and the US
Members of the Seanad pictured outside Leinster HouseIn 2010, the then-leader of the opposition in Dáil Éireann (lower house of Ireland’s parliament), Fine Gael’s Enda Kenny, announced that he and his party favored abolition of.....Read More
- All changed in Boston as first open mayoral race in 30 years takes place - Irish and Italian candidates under pressure from new ethnic groups
- Ireland and abortion - A divided country, an depressing and ongoing debate
IrishCentral's Daniel O'Carroll reports back on what's news and happening in the Emerald Isle.
An extract from Shatter's book Image: Reddit/ ImgurAn erotic novel written by embattled Irish Justice Minister Alan Shatter could land him $129,000 if the book is cleared by Ireland's censorship body in time for Christmas'Laura',.....Read More
- National hero Donal Walsh loses battle with cancer - teen's optimism and courage inspired thousands
- Irish professor with multiple sclerosis Marie Fleming loses landmark right-to-die case in Irish Supreme Court
Media feedback with an Irish accent: media pro John Lee explores Irish connections to communications today.
Fox news' Duke Castiglione give GAA a tryFOX-5 New York TV's sports anchor Duke Castiglione, who tells us he's actually more Irish than Italian, has covered all the big American sports, but a great game from Ireland has long been.....Read More
- YouTube previews "new" sport set for Dublin kick-off - VIDEO
- Shadowy ninjas of Irish dance, Fusion Fighters set to debut March 17 (VIDEO)
The author of “Irish Americans: Coming to America,” Tom writes for the Irish Voice, Irish America magazine and the Newark Star-Ledger.
Morton Downey, JrThe year is 1988 Probably I’m getting older and the past is getting a little hazier All I know is I joined a bunch of excited friends and piled into a car and headed off to New Jersey..Read More
- Father Andrew Greeley’s powerful faith - remembering the larger than life Chicago priest
- Ireland’s rotten Apple scheme - two-bit operation need to pay their dues to maintain “civilized society”