Turlough McConnell’s reflection on Northern Ireland’s influence on the stage and Becket’s New York connection.
"We have a racist in the White House... It seems the older the Republic gets, the easier it is to forget."
In Europe the immigration crisis persists, right-wing politics is growing and well... Brexit! Trump doesn't use politically correct language and that lands him in the shit house.
The Nobel Peace Prize winner and former SDLP leader in Northern Ireland John Hume celebrate his 81st birthday on January 18.
Petition calls on Criminal Cases Review Commission to reopen case of Brendan Mc Conville and John-Paul Wootton , convicted of the murder of a police officer in 2009.
Larry Kirwan's memories of Electric Lady Studios, NYC, and of the ongoing power of Jimi Hendrix to inspire
Dublin's rental market is now the worst in the world. Period. Forget New York, Tokyo or London.
Choosing the green green grass of home for our family after a decade of forging a life and California dreaming.
Martin Scorsese said the 1950s movie “caught the delirium of crime and matched it up with a special kind of sexual heat". Ahead of its time.
Back on the western trail Cormac MacConnell recounts his trip from Sligo to Donegal
Famine, troubled history and poverty made life hard on the Scottish island where Trump's mother was raised. What would the President’s mother, Mary Anne MacLeod, make of her immigrant-bashing son?
Beckett scholar Michael Coffey reminds us of the Nobel Laureate’s nationalistic influences and writings
The Northern Ireland civil rights movement may not have been but for the iconic Martin Luther King Jr. We remember his Irish legacy on Martin Luther King Jr Day 2018.
Derry native and teacher in Arizona says winning the MLK award was the highlight of her life.
The 1983 abortion referendum changed how I thought of Ireland, about what kind of people we were.
It’s difficult to convey in a few minutes or in a few words a life so full, so well lived and so well traveled.
Coogan’s was set to close with a $40,000 hike in monthly rent but was saved by an incredible community effort of folks from all ethnicities and backgrounds.
The damage Trump has just done to the office of the presidency, international U.S. diplomacy, and basic common decency is inestimable.
Alas, President Donald Trump is a racist pure and simple. Time for Irish Americans to jump off the bandwagon.
The 2020 US presidential election will show if politics has just become reality TV or a serious pursuit of helping the American people live better.
Liam Neeson's latest thriller "The Commuter" plays to every one of his strengths as an unlikely action hero, but the formula is starting to fizzle.
This year is the 10th anniversary of the start of the crash in Ireland. Doesn't time fly when you're having fun coping with austerity?
On Monday the Trump administration ended protections for more than 200,000 Salvadorans who have lived in the US for more than 15 years.
Sean O’Casey not only changed the world of theatre, he took the time to put the passion and pain of his eventful life into print for the rest of us to marvel at.
Artists group rallies around the repeal of Irish constitutional amendment they believe it has led to "neglect and mismanagement of women’s care".
Win a dream Ireland getaway for two! Four nights in beautiful Dublin City
Trump White House St. Patrick’s Day bash for the Irish may be canceled
Irish peace process hero John Hume born on this day in 1937
Despite his “shithole” comments Donald Trump is not a racist
One of NYPD’s 1st female detectives Mary Fitzgerald celebrates her 95th birthday
Famine in an Irish town – how Dingle survived the Irish holocaust
Cillian Murphy’s edgy Peaky Blinders haircut is setting a trend
Discover the beauty and history of Ireland's Boyne Valley
Exploring the remote and rugged wonders of Donegal
LISTEN: “Zombie” cover by Bad Wolves Dolores O’Riordan was meant to record
The magnificent Mount Stewart House and Gardens - most beautiful in Ireland