Elizabeth “Lily” Kempson McAlerney, believed to have been the longest surviving rebel in the US of the 1916 Rising, died in the US on January 21, 1996 at 99 years old.
One hundred years ago, the fateful trip of Eamon de Valera to America would change Irish America and Ireland forever.
Everyone from Rod Stewart to Bobby Sands' granddaughter
Legendary rocker Rod Stewart wooed revelers at a concert in Cork City performing a beautiful version of one of Ireland’s most-loved rebel songs, "Grace."
From his birth in County Cork to standing his ground in London and working alongside Jim Larkin in New York city. On New Year's Eve 1919 Con Lehand passed away.
In response to a motion passed in the first Dáil Éireann in 1919, President Higgins and his wife Sabina unveiled a new memorial honoring the 1916 Easter Rising heroes.
Joseph Mary Plunkett was a Dubliner, poet, the youngest of the 1916 signatories. Plunkett’s marriage just before his execution went down in history.
A look at William Pearse's life and his involvement alongside his brother Patrick during the 1916 Easter Rising in Ireland.
The more you study the life of Irish rebel leader Patrick Pearse, the more elusive he becomes.
It was 100 years ago when the Irish Parliament (Dail Eireann) was established and it was 100 years ago when it came under severe suppression when it was deemed illegal by Britain.
The Irish rebel song that Conor McGregor loves to play before his fights
On This Day: Irish writer William Butler Yeats dies in 1939
Celtic Woman celebrates 15 years with massive American tour featuring special guest artist Chloë Agnew
Chicago cop tells of racism inflicted on Irish Famine women and children
First female genital mutilation conviction handed down in Ireland
No poor need apply - Trump to deny green cards to immigrants on benefits
The Celtic and Catholic traditions of St. Brigid and her cross
Refusal to accept Sinn Fein in Irish government complete hypocrisy
Photos, journalism and cherishing our heritage
Irish tourist attraction of the week: Trinity College in Dublin