The incredible role that gay women played in the 1916 Easter Rising and how they were airbrushed out of history.
Cuomo on the ticket practically guarantees the White House at a time when it has never been more important to oust a sitting president.
A 104-year-old from Tipperary's shares his memories of the Spanish flu and a look at how the Irish and British government dealt with that pandemic versus today's COVID-19 outbreak.
Ireland of the 1960s was a very strange place. The power of the church was absolute, never more so than in Holy Week.
The visit by Pope John Paul II to Ireland in September of 1979 marked the high point of 1,500 years of Catholicism in the country since the time of Patrick, writes Niall O'Dowd in his book "New Ireland."
Social distancing during the Famine was leaving your home and hearth and catching the boat to America.
As Covid-19 rips through New York and the world we take solace in Ireland's favorite poet. Look for hope in these dire times - "noli timere."
Not since 9/11 has New York or the world been so shocked but this too shall pass and our ingenuity will overcome COVID-19.
Living in unprecedented times amid the COVID-19 outbreak it was a sad St. Patrick's Day in New York but we'll be back!
Forty-seven percent of white women voted for Donald Trump in 2016 as against 45 percent for Hillary Clinton.
Bernie Sanders' refusal to drop out "is the most selfish example of political vandalism I have seen."
'Danny Boy' being sung by drunken Plastic Paddy's - there's no worse sound on St. Patrick's Day!
Irish American Joe Biden pulled off what looked impossible, like his namesake from "Finnegan's Wake", the Democratic hopeful is back on top.
Later this year Chuck Feeney will officially go broke, and no one will be happier than Feeney himself.
Bernie Sanders has positioned himself as the champion of Hispanics and immigrants despite a dreadful immigration record.
New York City firefighter Dan Foley died from pancreatic cancer contracted through his heroic work at Ground Zero.
African American Irish Diaspora Network hold their first meeting in New York with the aim of creating new links among communities who share Irish heritage.
A rain-swept St. Patrick's Day picnic in Bettystown when we learned perseverance and went home wet, cold, but strangely happy.
How Ireland transformed from Europe's most conservative country to among its most liberal and the effect a shocking 1982 murder had on society.
British Minister for International Development is named Anne-Marie Trevelyan, handling the British response to Famine and international hunger issues.
Let Parkland be the beginning of the fightback against crazy gun laws. Cara Loughran would have wished it for all the other kids in America.
Joe Biden has been running for president for 33 years. Pete Buttigieg was five when he started. His latest and final run now seems likely to end with defeat.
Sinn Féin’s performance in the Irish election marks the utter defeat of the Irish revisionist commentators who tried convincing Irish voters Republicans were evil incarnate.
Social media discourse on Ireland's general election reads like Fox-news type hyper-demonization but Ireland over the past decade has gotten a lot right but where's the balance.
St. Brigid is the female equivalent of St. Patrick in Ireland, but her name is hardly known.
How to attend the best Irish trad music concerts without leaving home
U2 donate $10.9 million to support Irish healthcare workers
Winston Churchill Day: Remembering the UK Prime Minister's surprising views on a united Ireland
Biden should pick NY Governor Andrew Cuomo as his VP
WATCH: Bride who was in Riverdance puts on epic Irish dance show at her wedding
Dublin Viking dig uncovers Ireland’s first prison cells
Ways to celebrate St. Patrick's Day that don't involve a pub
COVID-19 virus vertigo spins America’s talking heads
People in Ireland warned to #StayAtHome this Easter weekend
Coronavirus leads to Ireland’s biggest ever repatriation effort