Irish writer Diarmuid Pepper argues that specieism is the same as racism.
Want to know how important Ireland is to the average U.K. politician?
A no deal Brexit will likely lead to Irish unification polls show which makes Unionists support for no deal hard to explain.
Between the "Fairytale of New York" drama and Kevin Hart bowing out of presenting the Oscars we're all doing serious thinking about ugly things but to what end?
Though the #MeToo and "I believer her" movements have changed the landscape what remains is the difficulty when it comes to he said she said rape trials.
"That shining North Star has dimmed forever in my mind:"
Given the current evidence against President Donald J Trump, his affair coverups and links to Russia, even this lifelong Democrat can't see how the US President can be impeached.
Straight people don't get to tell LGBTQ people when anti-gay slurs are offensive.
Trump versus O’Rourke would be a contest for the ages; the Bobby Kennedy look-alike with many of the same policies against a president he will underestimate at his peril.
Saoirse Ronan is back in the most iconic screen performance of her career, as the Scottish heir to the throne in "Mary Queen of Scots".
The British Empire is no more. The unquestioned supremacy of Ulster Unionism is no more. The living stream of history left all that behind over half a century ago.
The Irish in America who defied stereotypes about how uptight and stuffy the sons and daughters of Erin could be and created their own cultural movement, one which was part-Irish, part-East Village.
Today, December 7, marks the 77th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Would Ireland have acted differently if Michael Collins had lived and been in charge?
As you may have noticed, borders are featuring in the news on both sides of the pond.
With just 48 hours to go this good friend plans a trip to Ireland for his impulsive friends! Where to start? Who to see? What to do?
How the civil rights movement of the 1960s shaped Northern Ireland.
Three years ago I began writing down my memories and experiences in the American south as advised by my colleagues at Ch12 WDEF News in Chattanooga, as well as close friends.
Our columnist's pride as “Silent Night Christmas in the Trenches 1915” pops up on the smash hit, Irish singing group Celtic Thunder.
Pogues "Fairytale of New York" is a cultural touchstone for many Irish immigrants in the US, it's more than just a holiday ditty.
American Jerry Cronin has won eleven Emmys for original ad campaigns but he never encountered anything like the recent Irish presidential race when he became a top advisor to candidate Peter Casey. Here is his story.
Remembering the renowned Irish folk singer Liam Clancy who died on December 4, 2009.
With mass shootings in the United States now, sadly, a regular occurrence, defending the availability of military-grade weapons and America's right to bear arms becomes more and more difficult.
Do you think a request for extra time off would impact your career? Here, Caroline McEnery of The HR Suite shares the professional way to get the family time you deserve.
Defying history and long odds, the President of the United States brought peace.
There are thousands of sad tales of family members who lived with untreated mental health issues and this is mine.
Traditional family Irish Christmas cake recipe
Irish girl singing Hallelujah is a worldwide Christmas sensation
LISTEN: Ed Sheeran covers The Pogues' Fairytale of New York
Dublin-based doctors make worldwide breakthrough in epilepsy treatment
A memory of a boy and a Christmas past casts a long shadow
Children handcuffed and pepper sprayed at Irish special care unit
Perfect Thanksgiving welcome home Irish whiskey cocktail recipe
Irish freedom began on this day in 1918 in historic election
Irish writer says speciesism, insulting animals, is the new racism
UK politicians can’t continue to scold the Irish for their own Brexit mistake