I don’t know Robert Lenahan, whose father, Bill, died from injuries suffered in a collision on a lonely road in County Kerry. But he is a quiet Irish American hero, whose behavior after the crash speaks volumes for the cause of human mercy.
Why are so many unable to make the connection between their forebears who risked all to cross the Atlantic and the current crop of Dreamers and immigrants caught in a different but just as terrible vice?
The story of Abraham Lincoln, the Irish, and the US Civil War has never been fully told until now, in a new book by IrishCentral founder and executive editor Niall O'Dowd. Join us LIVE for a Facebook interview with O'Dowd on telling this overlooked story.