National VP Pól Harkin on Pittsburgh’s Echoes of Erin

Listen to IAUC National Vice President Pól Harkin discuss the new former IRA ex-POW group Thar Saile on Diane Byrnes’ June 22nd broadcast of Echoes of Erin by clickinghere.

 

Derry Journal: Former IRA Men in US Campaign

The following article about the new group Thar Saile appeared in the 17 June 2008 edition of the Derry Journal: Two former IRA men from Derry now living in America have formed a group to campaign for ex-paramilitaries to be granted legal immigration status in the United States. Matt Morrison and Paul Harkin recently founded […]

 

From the PFC: UDR Weapon Used in Murder Destroyed by RUC; Family to Present Report to Taoiseach

The following press release was issued today by the Pat Finucane Centre on behalf of Robert and Herbert Cunningham, Carndonagh, County Donegal: UDR weapon used in murder destroyed by RUC Family to present report to Taoiseach Wed 18 June 2008 On August 9 1973 gunmen opened fire from a bridge over the […]

 

Irish Aires June 14th IAUC Interview Now Available Online

For those of you who missed Saturday’s live broadcast of IAUC member Jay Dooling’s Houston-based “Irish Aires” radio show, you can now listen to and download the whole show here.

 

IAUC President on Houston, TX “Irish Aires” Radio Show, Saturday, June 14

IAUC National Board member Jay Dooling, host of the Houston, Texas-based “Irish Aires” radio show, will interview IAUC National President Kate McCabe on Saturday’s show. The interview will be broadcast live beginning at 6pm Central time on 90.1 FM and can also be heard over the internet. The program will be […]

 

The Irish Emigrant: IAUC Takes Issue with Northern Ireland Group

The following article by Jim Lowney appeared in this week’s edition of the Irish Emigrant: New Jersey native Kate McCabe, president of the Irish American Unity Conference (IAUC), recently met with Denis Bradley, a leader of the Consultative Group on the Past, which is seeking the best ways to deal with the legacy […]

 

US IRA Men Start Campaign

U.S. IRA Men Start Campaign June 12, 2008 By Cahir O’Doherty FORMER IRA prisoners living in the U.S. told the Irish Voice this week of the difficulties they’re facing in their campaign to secure their legal immigration status here. All are members of Thar Saile (Overseas), the new support group […]

 

IRA Men Need Legal Status

Editorial by Niall O’Dowd from the 6 June 2008 edition of the Irish Voice: IN 2000 former IRA men living in the U.S. were granted conditional parole as part of the peace process by the Clinton administration, but now its provisions are in jeopardy. In an ill-timed move, Bush administration officials have […]

 

URGENT: Act Now to Support the Irish Language Act!

URGENT: TALKS IN LONDON AND THE IRISH LANGUAGE ACT Talks are due to start in London on Friday about the north and POBAL is urging all organisations and individuals who are interested in the Irish language Act to write to and to phone Gordon Brown and Brian Cowan IMMEDIATELY to […]

 

IAUC on Pittsburgh’s Echoes of Erin, Sunday, June 1st

Pittsburgh chapter president Sarah McAuliffe-Bellin will be a guest on Diane Byrnes’ Echoes of Erin radio show on Sunday, June 1st at 1pm EST.  If you live in the Pittsburgh area, you can listen live on WEDO 810AM.  Otherwise, check back soon for the link to the complete broadcast once it has […]

 

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