Family Welcomes Statement From NI Secretary of State and Minister For Defence

The following press statement was issued today by the Pat Finucane Centre: The family of Aidan Mc Anespie who was shot and fatally wounded by a British soldier in 1988 have issued the following statement through the Pat Finucane Centre. Speaking this morning Una Mc Cabe, niece of the victim said, […]

 

July 22: Detroit United Ireland Conference Report-Back and Action Session

Please join members of Irish Northern Aid and the IAUC as we convene for a report-back from Sinn Féin’s United Ireland conferences this Wednesday, July 22nd at the Gaelic League in Detroit.  The agenda for Wednesday’s meeting will also include local coalition-building and a discussion of outreach opportunities for the […]

 

High Court Challenge Over Irish Language Ban Fails

From the Belfast Telegraph (note: read full court decision on our Resources page): A legal challenge against a 270-year-old ban on the use of the Irish language in court proceedings in Northern Ireland has been dismissed in the High Court in Belfast. An Irish language speaker, Caoimhin Mac Giolla Cathain, a member of the […]

 

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