Cahir O'Doherty is the longtime Arts Editor and Features Writer for The Irish Voice, Irish America magazine and IrishCentral.com. He has reported on the culture, politics, and heritage of Irish America for over a decade.
Cahir is a graduate of Yale University and the University of Ulster.
In 2015 Cahir was awared the Silver Blogger of the Year award at Ireland's Digital Media Awards.
Impeachment is a very serious business. It has only happened three times in our nation's history, after all.
What this Black and Tans and RIC controversy really reveals is how dangerously far some in the upper echelons of Fine Gael seem to have decoupled from their nation and its history.
What sort of nation are we going to be? That's the question confronting Ireland - due to the major political and social changes of the past decade - this election season
Robert Downey Jr. has just been paid 20 million dollars to talk to the animals in a dodgy Welsh accent in Dolittle.
If you want to experience hidden Ireland, one far from the tourist coaches and the crowds, go north.
The wildly ill-advised State commemoration for the RIC isn't just historical revisionism, it's a mind-bending effort to stand reality square on its head.
Here's a secret that is known only to a select few, for centuries the Irish have had a sort of empire of our own.
This is actually the twelfth successful year of the annual theater festival, a month-long series of Irish arts events in New York City that runs from January 7 to February 3.