From supporting the Northern Ireland peace process to being an advocate for 9/11 victims - Pete King could tell truth to power unlike many.
Father Des Wilson was a true pastor of his people, the under-siege community of Ballymurphy during The Troubles. Many Irish Americans remember him as a heroic figure.
The more you study the life of Irish rebel leader Patrick Pearse, the more elusive he becomes.
Since John F. Kennedy's assassination, no Catholic has been close to becoming US president again.
The ramifications of Brexit continue to resonate. The situation in Northern Ireland has undergone a transformation this week.
Northern Irish politics has always been broken, but the latest spate of election pacts reveals just how broken it really is.
Island of 2,000 people off west of Ireland coast the newest target of failed immigrant solution Direct Provision exemplifying why Ireland's system needs a full overhaul.
What is the future of Irish America and how Ireland's influence at the White House discussed and analyzed - a must-read for Irish Americans.
This week Ireland's Druid theatre company returns to New York with Richard III, a play that's over 400 years old but that feels like it's been ripped from the headlines.
The Dublin of pre-revolutionary 1913 is back with us in some unexpected ways again now, isn't it?
Coming home from New York for the ultimate interview with the maestro, on The Late Late Show, I felt like Napoleon marching on Russia but I was in national treasure's hands.
The future of unionism is with the people of Ireland, not the British who clearly despise them.
John Mitchel was one of the most extreme pro-slavery advocates of the American Civil War.
A man who walks in history after drive for peace led to the IRA ceasefire.
The troublesome task of choosing which inspiring women to memorialize in New York's Central Park.
The action of the Catholic priest who denied Joe Biden Holy Communion during Mass in South Carolina should be seen for what it is a hypocritical act.
The beautiful face of Vietnamese 26-year-old who died in a people-smuggling truck is seared into our minds as four Irish among those arrested for this unthinkable crime.
I'm very serious about being deliberately lighthearted and whimsical today on our coast of the Wild Atlantic Way because all the major stories flashing across the TV screens.
To fluent Irish speakers, the novelist Máirtín Ó Cadhain needs no introduction.
Why are American-born descendants of Diaspora Irish so tenacious about identifying with their homeland, even when their connections are generations distant?
If you want to know how things are going at home, you should visit another country.
It will soon be Halloween - a time to enjoy some spooky stories - and goodness do I have one for you this week.
Rumor has it we are a nation divided. Republican vs. Democrat. Pro-impeachment vs. anti-impeachment. Urban vs. rural. Everybody angry, yelling.
The story behind Paul McCartney’s "Magic Piano", following the swinging King’s Road, and the tragic death of the Right Honourable Tara Browne.
Irish American Catholic priest among six killed during the Korean War suspected of being US spies, now his family are seeking Father James Maginn's road to sainthood.
WIN: VIP tickets to the greatest hurling event in America
On this day: George Bernard Shaw won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1925
On This Day: Ellis Island closes after admitting millions of immigrants
Kathleen 'Kick' Kennedy - the scandalous, rebellious, and tragic life of JFK’s sister
Armistice Day: A Belfast photographer's personal look at WWI
Ancient secrets of the Hill of Tara revealed
New podcast showcases the best of Irish innovation and tech talent to global diaspora
Irish politician accused of “disgraceful racism” over immigrants sending money home
Caitriona Balfe's "Ford V Ferrari" is a dated let down
Lizzo played the tin whistle during her Dublin show
Downton Abbey’s Allen Leech, Blindboy Boatclub and Bressie star at California’s IrelandWeek