Ireland was a total set up for every horde of foreign invaders that ever reached our shores.
A business friend of mine passed away recently after a long illness. I was frankly amazed to hear that among the items placed in the coffin was a photograph of Donald Trump.
The death last weekend of Tom Moran, a giant in the Irish American community, continues the bad year that our community is enduring.
"Like many emigrants my notion of “home” was challenged... My mother’s garden came to embody that particular place."
"Does life imitate art? Does art forebode life?.. Here are the facts of the situation atop my Clare fence."
Tom, the former chairman and CEO of Mutual of America who passed on Saturday, launched himself like a torpedo at whatever he wanted to achieve.
One extreme case of homelessness sheds light on overall Irish housing crisis - collapse of house building, the present shortage, what the government IS doing and the fact there is no instant solution.
They will be singing the Ronnie Drew songs long after the techno beat and disco din are consigned to history. The Dubliners frontman, who passed on August 16, 2008, was one of a kind.
“Black 47” delivers an amazing insight into Ireland and the struggle during the worst of the Famine years.
Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann is already in full swing in Drogheda with a packed weekend predicted for Ireland biggest traditional music festival and competition.
The lingering consequences of the Famine and British colonialism, the ground zero of Irish madness.
A United Ireland in the near future as espoused by Kevin Meagher on IrishCentral a few days ago is a pipedream and a dangerous one at that.
The Ancient Order of Hibernians, founded in 1836 to combat bigotry against the Irish, state removal of Col. John Fitzgerald’s name on St. Patrick’s Day by City Council of Alexandria, Virginia, sparked action.
The fight for the 2018 Liam MacCarthy cup marks 130 years since the first ever All Ireland Hurling Final where Galway took on Tipperary.
Illegal immigrants in the United States are saving social security, paying $23.6 billion in taxes and committing less crime than Americans right now! They must be stopped.
Boss Tweed is the legendary corrupt New York political boss who taught the Irish what they needed to know about grabbing political power.
When Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez revealed her political platform some conservatives scoffed.
A leading expert argues that a united Ireland is now unstoppable and a question of when rather than if is the only thing left to be decided.
Nightmares can be fearful experiences altogether as all of us know. This bitter reality was hallmarked for me on an early August night here in Clare.
There was no way the Irish could stay out of the debate over historical monuments and memory but should Irish America chose which Irish "heroes" we celebrate?
If Pope Francis fails to engage with Ireland's survivors of abuse and gay couples who feel excluded from the Church he will be letting down an already hugely wounded Catholic Ireland.
“Hello Mary Lou, it's Belfast calling…” Sinn Fein President Mary Lou McDonald's u-turn on United Ireland poll as United Kingdom Brexit plans fail.
Ireland’s leading political party Fine Gael made promises to improve Ireland’s public health system in 2007. Today conditions in Ireland’s Emergency Departments are unacceptable.
It will be the most watched political race this year in Ohio’s 12th District with everything on the line for November. The winner will be known on Tuesday night.
Humanity and insight relevant to the US President today from the famed Irish writer who witnessed horrific treatments of children in Reading Gaol, during his own two-year incarceration.
An Irish saint's eerie prophecy that Pope Francis will be the last Pontiff
What is the IRA song Conor McGregor loves to play before his fights?
Irish are still building the world! Irishmen recreate iconic 1932 NYC photo
Happy Birthday, Maureen O'Hara! Celebrate with her top ten movies
This Irish hotel in Co Limerick has just been named the best in the world
Ireland's nod and wink culture of nepotism must end
Galway scientists make major breast cancer treatment breakthrough
Tayto Park promises fun for the whole family in Ireland
Chris O'Dowd is now the hardest working Irish screen star