The Benefits of Irish Unifification – It’s the Economy Stupid!

Based on current economic analyses* conducted on the benefits of Irish unification the following estimates have been made: Unification will raise the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the six counties of Ireland currently under British rule, by 2.1 to 2.6 billion euro in the first year after unification. The GDP […]

 

RICHARD HAASS AND THE BLUE BLOOD PRINCESS

COMMENTARY BY MICHAEL CUMMINGS – President Obama’s Special Envoy to Ireland, Ambassador Richard Haass, will shortly end his mission to seek common ground on three contentious issues stalling the progress of peace in Northern Ireland.  Actually the disputes over flags and parades are the side show.  The main point of […]

 

GOOD FRIDAY AGREEMENT 15TH ANNIVERSARY SYMPOSIUM

 ALERT Thursday, May 23, 2013 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM COOPER UNION GREAT HALL/ THE FOUNDATION BUILDING SEVEN EAST 7TH STREET BETWEEN 3RD AND 4TH AVE NEW YORK, NY This event features Senator George Mitchell who will be the keynote speaker on the 15th Anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement […]

 

Gerry McGeough Freed – Finally!

From Republican News – Political prisoner Gerry McGeough has been released from Maghaberry  Prison after serving two years of his sentence for his part in an IRA  action more than 30 years ago. The former Sinn Fein Ard Chomhairle member was arrested in 2007 at an  election count centre after […]

 

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 […]

 

Gerry Adams: Demographics Are Crying Out for a New Border Poll

17th January 2013:  This weekend Sinn Féin will hold a major conference in Dublin to launch the party’s campaign for a Border poll.  The poll – of all voters in the North – is possible because of the Belfast Agreement, which is 15 years old this Easter. It allows for […]

 

More pictures from the Baltimore IAUC Convention

 Kevin Barry Joe Farrell & Tom Burke    Watching WCYS    Patti Flau, Kevin Barry, George Trainor, Donald Payne, Jr. Sarah McAuliffe-Bellin &  Kathy Kelly      DC Members Peter Kissel and Kathy Kelly  Larry Brophy & Friends!  Heads together in the pub

 

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 […]

 

The legal position on amnesties and the duty to prosecute – from Boston College subpoena website

http://bostoncollegesubpoena.wordpress.com/2012/09/13/news-of-interest-the-legal-position-on-amnesties-and-the-duty-to-prosecute/ The legal position on amnesties and the duty to prosecute PROFESSOR KIERAN MCEVOY September 13, 2012 Eamonn Mallie.com In response to The Reverend Lesley Carroll’s call (in the comments section of Brian Rowan’s article titled: “The sorry truth – Are we healing or hiding from the past?”) for members […]

 

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 […]

 

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