From Relatives for Justice: In the media maelstrom of last week the UPRG press conference announcing UDA/UFF decommissioning was somewhat overshadowed by affairs unfolding at the swish family Robison household and the pending implications. Like all big set pieces of the jigsaw over the past decade the UDA/UFF banked on capitalizing […]
Board member Michael Cummings’ recent response (posted here earlier this week) to Thomas Gagen’s Boston Globe article “Adams’ secret, now his shame” appears in today’s edition of the newspaper.
The following article was published in this week’s Irish Echo using quotes from our recent press release: January 13, 2010-The Irish American Unity Conference has called on the British government “to come clean” about what it calls Britain’s “involvement in arming loyalist paramilitary groups,” this following last week’s announcement that […]
January 11, 2010–The Irish American Unity Conference (IAUC) has called on the British government to come clean about its involvement in arming loyalist paramilitary groups following last week’s announcement that the Ulster Defence Association (UDA)/Ulster Freedom Fighters (UFF) have completed the decommissioning process. IAUC National President Kate McCabe said, “While […]
January 8th, 2010 Letters Editor BOSTON GLOBE Box 55819 Boston, MA 02205-5819 Dear Editor: Thomas Gagen’s “Adams’s secret, now his shame”(1/7) was an attempt at character assassination of Irish political leader Gerry Adams which misfires on several fronts. The author strains to link Ireland’s clerical abuse scandal, the presumed allegations […]
Fundraising Chair George Trainor has announced a spring raffle to raise money for the work of the IAUC. The Grand Prize will be round-trip airfare for two to Ireland!! Tickets are $5 each, and can be obtained by contacting George at 209.482.5181. The drawing will be held on March 17th […]