37th ANNIVERSARY OF THE 1981 HUNGER STRIKES

SATURDAY, MAY 5th 2018 MASS AT ST. PATRICK’S CHURCH 6PM 1711 Liberty Ave., (Strip District) All are welcome to attend The Pittsburgh Irish American Community has always supported this remembrance and we thank the Irish American Unity Conference, Ancient Order of Hibernians, Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians, Conway Mill Trust, […]

 

The Irish American Unity Conference is proud to have made monetary grants to four human-rights NGOs in the North of Ireland

The Irish American Unity Conference is proud to have made monetary grants to four human-rights NGOs in the North of Ireland. The entities to receive the awards are Relatives for Justice, the Committee on the Administration of Justice, East Belfast Mission, and Border Communities against Brexit. Relatives for Justice (RFJ) […]

 

IAUC Empathizes with the dreamers

The IAUC empathizes with the dreamers affected by the decision of the Trump Administration to end DACA. Many Irish immigrants who arrived as children are among those who now live in fear of deportation, economic deprivation and family separation as a consequence of this action. The decision to come to […]

 

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 […]

 

Pat Finucane Memorial Event

 

Irish Ambassador to the United States Anne Anderson Steps Down as Dan Mulhall takes on New Role

The Irish American Unity Conference will definitely miss Anne Anderson, but we will be establishing relationships with Ireland’s new Ambassador to the US, Dan Mulhall, immediately. Read some stories that profile him. Read some stories that profile him. Ambassador Mulhall’s remarks at BIPA’s Committee B, House of Commons, 27 February […]

 

IAUC Congratulates Denis McDonough as New Chief of Staff for President Obama

IAUC President Tom Burke and the Irish American Unity Conference congratulates fellow Minnesotan Denis McDonough on his appointment as President Barack Obama’s new Chief of Staff.  Mr. McDonough has close ties to Ireland and did his Master’s Thesis on the Irish Peace Process.  The IAUC wishes Mr. McDonough well and hopes he […]

 

Friends Join Supreme Court Appeal in BC Subpoena Case

  PRESS RELEASE ANCIENT ORDER OF HIBERNIANS, BREHON LAW SOCIETY & IRISH AMERICAN UNITY CONFERENCE  “FRIENDS” JOIN SUPREME COURT APPEAL IN  BRITISH SUBPOENA CASE; 1ST EVER  FOR COALITION New York City & Washington, D. C. December 20th: The major Irish-American organizations (‘the Coalition’) have  formally joined the litigation battle to block […]

 

Panel Discusses the way to a united Ireland at IAUC Convention

IAUC Pres. Tom Burke, United Ireland Campaign Chair George Trainor, Joe Roche, Past IAUC and AOH Nat’l Pres., Sinn Fein Senator David Cullinane and AOH FFAI Sean Pender  Baltimore was the host city for the 29th Irish American Unity Conference convention. “The Road To A Re-United Ireland” was this year’s […]

 

Press Release

IAUC To Meet in Baltimore   Peace Agreement, Holder  Subpoena of Boston College Records & Campaign to Re-Unite Ireland Topics Denver, CO, Washington, D. C. & Baltimore, MD September 21  National IAUC President Thomas J. Burke Jr.  announced today that the biennial meeting of  the  human rights and justice  activist […]