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Horse Show Week in Dublin Horse Show Week in Dublin
Pic of Day: The Dublin horse Show is taking place this week at the RDS in Dublin. Pictured is Jamie Smyth with "Rocky" from Belfast. Photo by Sasko...
Tributes Paid to John Kelly, 78 Tributes Paid to John Kelly, 78
Many tributes are being paid to journalist John Kelly, who died in Dublin Tuesday aged 78. To all these the Irish Echo would like to add its own. J...
AAIDN founder travels to Ireland to promote Black and Green common ground
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AAIDN founder travels to Ireland to promote Black and Green common ground
Every Irish American is familiar with the searing images of a dispossessed people having to leave Ireland during the Great Hunger — an exodus that ...
Labor chief says Irish radicals trailblazed workers' rights battle in New York
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Labor chief says Irish radicals trailblazed workers' rights battle in New York
James Connolly’s legacy is hard to quantify, given how large his presence remains in both Irish politics and in the trade union movement. Connolly ...
Battle Long Over Battle Long Over
Pic of Day: Kinsale under a blue Cork sky and from Charles Fort at the mouth of its harbor. The scene of the Battle of Kinsale in 1601, the town kn...
Eugene O'Neill Award for Kirwan Eugene O'Neill Award for Kirwan
Larry Kirwan has covered many bases in his storied career. All those bases will be duly acknowledged this coming October when the Black 47 founder ...
Roses On Irish Tour Roses On Irish Tour
Pic of Day: The International Rose of Tralee Tour visited Tipperary over the weekend so shining a spotlight on the beautiful county as part of thei...
Stranger Things in County Mayo Stranger Things in County Mayo
Reports are doing the rounds in East Mayo of a Eucharistic Miracle that has taken place in St. Joseph’s Church in Aghamore. Many believe that the s...
Campfire 2022 - A chance to reset the Irish American compass
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Campfire 2022 - A chance to reset the Irish American compass
Truth be told, I'm not much of a camper. And that's coming from a guy who once bivouacked on California's Channel Islands, complete with breathtaki...
Embracing a dangerous new label Embracing a dangerous new label
Mahatma Gandhi was a Hindu, and he was a nationalist. It would’ve been wrong, however, to describe him as a Hindu nationalist. Indeed, that was the...
Gridiron Clash for Dublin Gridiron Clash for Dublin
Pic of Day: Northwestern Wildcats will take on Nebraska Cornhuskers at Dublin’s Aviva Stadium on August 27 for the Aer Lingus College Football Clas...
Letter From Legislators to Legislators Letter From Legislators to Legislators
The letter to the "Right Honorable the Lord McFall of Alcluith, Lord Speaker of House of Lords was likely unexpected. Copies of the letter were add...

 

 

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