With so much going wrong in the world, Trump decided it was time to go after black athletes for not wanting to come to the White House.
Whose voice are we listening to? Ultra-conservative Catholics -- Bannon-style kooks -- who hate the Pope and all of his open-minded mumbo jumbo.
For Irish people the word “turf” conjures up dreams of lapping flames, and the distinctive smells of a turf fire.
The power in nostalgia - an American president who so embodied the past still moving though the present.
Bono slams "moral arc" under current president as Bush plans to honor U2 front man for work in Africa.
Gloriously ambitious new telling of the last troubled year in the life of the father of modern art, Vincent van Gogh, is entirely painted.
Brexit is already affecting the Republic of Ireland and the North before it even starts.
United States left out – folks with American driver's licenses aren't entitled to an Irish license if they plan on settling there.
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."
Mr. President do your job, stop the cheap racial shots
Smell of an open fire in Ireland is intoxicating but what Is Irish turf?
Guess which famous Irish fashion item is suddenly red hot again!
Bruce Springsteen’s Irish roots go back to County Kildare
The secret, tragic fate of Oscar Wilde’s sisters
Irish company hit with massive $76 million fine over union rip off in New York
Celebrating "The Great Gatsby" author F. Scott Fitzgerald on his birthday
Catholic University’s Chelsea Manning problem
Arts and culture took over Ireland Friday night - Here’s what happened