As part of IrishCentral's #InternationalIrish month for July, we take a look at Irish business associations around the world who play integral roles in strengthening the bonds between their adopted nations and their ancestral home of Ireland.
Controversy abounds about how much (or how little) the successive British governments did to stop the Great Hunger. Lately there has been a tendency to
shift blame to the political thinking of the time.
This extraordinary footage from the old British Pathé newsreels shows Queen Elizabeth paying tribute to President Kennedy as Jackie O, Caroline, and JKF Jr look on. His memorial sits on land that was gifted to the US by Britain.