IAUC President Responds to Statement of Consultative Group on the Past

May 31, 2008—On Friday, May 23rd, Irish American Unity Conference president Kate McCabe met with Denis Bradley of the Consultative Group on the Past in Derry, Ireland to discuss the IAUC’s position on truth recovery. In light of Thursday’s announcement by the Consultative Group on the Past, the IAUC would […]

 

US IRA Men Call for Legal Status

From the 29 May 2008 online edition of the Irish Voice by Cahir O’Doherty: A GROUP of former IRA prisoners living in the U.S. has launched a campaign to secure their legal status here. The organization, Thar Saile (Irish for “overseas”), is made up of former prisoners, many of whom […]

 

Former IRA Prisoners in the US Call for Final Resolution of Legal Status; Irish American Groups United in Support

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 23, 2008— As the peace process in the north of Ireland continues to unfold, a group of former IRA prisoners now living in the United States is launching a campaign to bring a permanent resolution to their legal status in the U.S. Irish American Unity Conference […]

 

IAUC VP Pól Harkin and Pól Brennan Interviewed on Radio in Kansas City

On Sunday, May 18th, IAUC Vice President and former POW Pól Harkin was interviewed on KCTE Kansas “Celtic Crossings” along with former POW Pól Brennan, who is currently being held in solitary confinement in Texas.  Brennan is being held without bail due to an expired work permit, and is in […]

 

Pete Quinn Remembered at Annual IAUC Literary Brunch, by Liz Nissen

New York Times columnist and two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Jim Dwyer may have been the featured guest speaker at this year’s annual Literary Brunch sponsored by Chapters 5 and 9 of the Irish American Unity Conference at its usual venue: the Tenafly, NJ Elks Club. However, the occasion really belonged […]

 

Irish-Americans Pledge Their Support

From the Monday May 12, 2008 edition of the Andersonstown News. Check out the local Belfast coverage of the IAUC participation in the Cultural Economy Conference in this article by Ciarán Barnes. An excerpt: Addressing delegates at this Thursday’s Gaeltacht Quarter conference, the Irish-American Unity Conference’s (IAUC) Kate McCabe gave a commitment […]

 

Statement of Congressman Richard E. Neal on West Belfast’s Cultural Economy Conference and the Role of US Investment in NI

The IAUC is pleased to share the following statement from Congressman Richard E. Neal, Chairman of the Friends of Ireland, in support of West Belfast’s Cultural Economy Conference.  IAUC President Kate McCabe will be participating in the important event: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 7, 2008 CONTACT: William Tranghese (202) 225-5601 […]

 

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