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".
From Lincoln to JFK – US Presidents behaving oddly is nothing new. We all need to calm down a little.
The Donegal name is synonymous with one of Ireland’s most revered counties and also with its most famous heritage brand, Donegal Tweed.
The start of a new year makes most people a little reflective and there's no better way to begin that stocktaking process than with an Irish book.
“I think music has gotten very girly,” Bono opined. “And there are some good things about that, but hip-hop is the only place for young male anger at the moment -- and that's not good.
Far from helping the struggling middle class, Trump's tax cuts actually redistribute wealth upward to the one percent and to the donor class.
Is there any recourse for families whose quest for truth in the killings of their loved ones continues?
How has Donald Trump done during his first year in office?
Win a dream Ireland getaway for two! Four nights in beautiful Dublin City
Irish teen wins top science prize for blackberry antibiotic that fights resistant bacteria
Cranberries front woman Dolores O’Riordan dies suddenly in London
Irish woman legally marries a 300-year-old ghost, says the lovemaking is great
Best Cranberries songs to listen to as we mourn Dolores O'Riordan
Donald Trump’s mother came from a “sh**hole” place by his standards
Hollywood is great and all, but Tom Vaughan Lawlor misses the 'craic' of Love/Hate
Pierce Brosnan and Daniel Day Lewis' sons take to catwalk for Dolce &Gabbana
Irish woman dies trying to save her dog from oncoming train
Future of 2,500-year-old Irish fort uncertain after parts fall into sea
LA’s oldest Irish bar Tom Bergin’s to close after 81 years in business