The county cannot catch a break in a truly mystifying series of events that defies all description.
Bigotry works both ways, as this odious anti-Irish and anti-black t-shirt reminds us.
Trump's UN General Assembly speech about North Korea shows he needs to learn a thing or two from JFK.
Margaret Kilkenny, an Irish chambermaid and Ida Woods, a formerly poor Irish immigrant, turned socialite and eventually reclusive hoarder
Why are so many Americans - including many Irish Catholics - cheering for the bullies in 2017?
Master storyteller's imagines his death after hunger strike in Mountjoy having attacked Donald Trump, im-peaching him.
The Cead Mile Failte is still important but it needs to be backed up with the real thing, not the diddley-eye version of an Irish holiday.
Happy 104th Birthday Fr Joseph Mallin, son of 1916 martyr. You are right, the British set up your father.
On Sunday, September 17, the greatest sporting event on the Irish calendar each year will take place, witnessed by 83k fans at Croke Park.
Why is Sean Lemass being celebrated in new Taoiseach's office while Michael Collins is shunted off to the wall opposite?
Dinner with Pelosi and Schumer and a deal on DACA. Right on Don!
On the 65th anniversary of the release of The Quiet Man I watched it for the first time.
Truth is that even though we do have a very serious housing shortage, particularly in Dublin, relatively few people here end up on the street.
The decision last week by Donald Trump to join with Typhoon Chuck Schumer and mini-me stormtrooper Nancy Pelosi took the entire weather-beaten GOP by surprise.
"I met two... ladies during showers of rain in Co. Mayo years ago, and their reactions to the rain falling down on top of them were sharply contrasting."
Sixteen years on the heroic memories of Ground Zero's first-responders live on for New Yorkers.
"Mankind cannot bear very much reality, wrote T.S. Eliot. It seems that Irish society cannot bear very much truth telling, either."
I'd never seen a hurling game, but I did know enough about its importance in Irish culture — one person described the final as “the Zenith of Irishness” — to know it would be an affront to my heritage to miss this opportunity.
What Steve Bannon says in his "60 Minutes" interview about the Catholic Church puts his Irish Catholic roots to shame.
Charlottesville, Steve Bannon, Sheriff Joe Arpaio and now DACA – compassion for dreamers would be a step in the right direction but whether he is capable of it is a vexing question.
"The mighty fire of Ireland’s greatest game and all it represents to the Irish spirit. It cannot get better than that."
In six months the Trump administration will terminate DACA, the Obama-era program that allows young people brought to the United States as children to live and work legally.
Review of A Short History of Irish Traditional Music, by Gearoid O’hAllmhurain.
Eccentric Irish boarding school and its gifted teachers give us new insights into the difficult business of growing up. Cahir O'Doherty looks at the new Irish film that won raves at Sundance.
Unconcerned with “what Our Lady did” she realized time was running out and wrote The Six Marys in a weekend
Irish farmers don’t want Donald Trump to visit but Paddy’s Day A-Okay
Raise a glass to Robert Emmet, the Irish rebel leader executed on this day in 1803
American and returning emigrant drivers discriminated against in Ireland
Tullamore D.E.W. Irish whiskey launches stunning campaign inspired by the history of ‘No Irish Need Apply’
Is this the most offensive Irish t-shirt ever created?
Double killer Malcolm MacArthur attends book launch of former justice minister
Announcing the winner of IrishCentral's Luxury Trip to Ireland sweepstakes!
Milwaukee Irish Fest