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Memorial for Mr. Martin McGuinness

Memorial for Mr. Martin McGuinness

Good Afternoon, Our friends on Capitol Hill are hosting a memorial service in honor of the late Mr. Martin McGuinness, former deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland, on Tuesday, 25 July at St. Peter’s Catholic Church on Capitol Hill: 313 2nd Street SE, Washington, DC 20003. The service will begin […]

 

IAUC’s concerns regarding Brexit and the IAUC’s commitment to Irish unity

During the week of June 26, IAUC President Peter Kissel, Treasurer Kevin Barry, and New Jersey Chapter President Tom Carney engaged in meetings with the Irish Embassy and various Congressional offices to discuss the IAUC’s concerns regarding Brexit and the IAUC’s commitment to Irish unity. The IAUC officers met with […]

 
On Ireland’s Border: ‘That Sad Old Game’

On Ireland’s Border: ‘That Sad Old Game’

Thanks to “Brexit”, Borderlanders will have to adapt yet again, to what distant powers decide for them. By GARRETT CARR JUNE 2, 2017 BELFAST, Northern Ireland — When Britain voted last June to leave the European Union, Northern Ireland voted to remain by a clear majority. Along the border with […]

 

Historic result for Sinn Féin – Adams

Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams TD speaking this morning on the outcome of the Westminster election campaign said: “I want to commend Michelle O’Neill and our northern team, including our candidates and their families for their outstanding performance in the election. We increased our vote in every constituency. “This was […]

 
Irish American Unity Conference National Newsletter

Irish American Unity Conference National Newsletter

Working for Justice and Peace in a United Ireland President’s Column “…in Ireland there must not be two nations or three nations but one nation…Catholic, Protestant, and Dissenter must unite to achieve freedom for all.” -Padraic Mac Piarais (P.H. Pearse), address at the grave of Wolfe Tone, Bodenstown Churchyard, Co. […]

 

Organize and unite. That is what Martin would want.

A short video tribute to Martin McGuinness, one of Ireland’s most iconic Irish republican leaders who sadly passed away in March 2017.

 
Mary Lou McDonald reacts to Brexit – EU guidelines announcement

Mary Lou McDonald reacts to Brexit – EU guidelines announcement

Sinn Féin deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald TD welcomes the EU recognising the provision in the Good Friday Agreement to end partition and create a united Ireland.

 
Recent New Jersey Chapter Meeting

Recent New Jersey Chapter Meeting

Over thirty people attended the recent monthly meeting of the New Jersey 5th & 9th Congressional chapter of the IAUC to hear national President, Peter Kissel, discuss his thoughts on the effect of Brexit on Northern Ireland and the border that divides the island of Ireland. Peter stressed the border […]

 

Bill Clinton’s Eulogy for Martin McGuinness

Former US President Bill Clinton gave a touching eulogy at the funeral of former Irish Republican Army (IRA) commander and Deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland Martin McGuinness.

 

The following is the graveside oration for Martin McGuinness delivered

by Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams at his funeral on March 23, 2017 Ar dtus ba mhaith liom mo chomhbhron a dheanamh le Bernie, bean cheile Martin, Fiachra, Grainne, Fionnuala agus Emmett agus garphaisti s’acu. Ta Sinn Fein an-bhroduil as Martin McGuinness. Cuis mhor broin againn uilig gur chaill muid […]