HISTORY IN SONG: FOGGY DEW

HISTORY IN SONG: FOGGY DEW – perhaps the greatest song from the Easter Rising 1916 and a lament for what might have been. Article plus videos.  http://www.irishmusicdaily.com/foggy-dew

Great video explains history of conflicts in Northern Ireland.

Great video explains history of conflicts in Northern Ireland. Watch here

http://ireland-calling.com/lifestyle/great-video-explaining-history-of-conflicts-in-northern-ireland/

ANCIENT order of HIBERNIANS LEHIGH COUNTY DIVISION #1 Night with The IRONPIGS!!

ANCIENT order of HIBERNIANS LEHIGH COUNTY DIVISION #1 Night with The IRONPIGS!!

Tuesday May 17, 2016 IRISH NIGHT! 7:05 PM @ Coca Cola Park

• TEAM SUITE INCLUDES: • Two and a half hour all-you-can-eat buffet • Unlimited soft drinks through the middle of the 8 th inning • In-game group recognition on the IronPigs […]

ON THIS DAY, 28 March 1879, Terence MacSwiney was born

ON THIS DAY, 28 March 1879, Terence MacSwiney was born. He was arrested in 1920 for sedition and went on hunger strike – he died 74 days later. His death strengthened the feeling against British parliament. His influence went further than Ireland; Mahatma Gandhi was said to have been influenced by him. Read his story […]

AOH Original 1916 Independence Proclamation

An original copy of the Irish proclamation of independence that was posted on the wall of Dublin’s general post office (GPO) in 1916 is going on full display for the first time.

The document forms the centrepiece of a new exhibition at Trinity College Dublin commemorating the centenary of the Easter rising against British rule, […]