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 […]

 

ACTION ALERT ON PATRICK FINUCANE MURDER

Many Irish-Americans and others have been energized by the efforts of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, the Brehon Law Society and the Irish-American Unity Conference like never before.  Why?  The Congressional Hearing in May held by Congressman Smith on the British governments murder of Patrick Finucane, the 15th anniversary symposium held in […]

 

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 […]

 

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

The IAUC National Board wishes all a blessed and Happy St. Patrick’s Day.  May there be much love, joy and laughter shared by all on this, the most special day of the Irish, the feast day of our patron saint.

 

Pittsburgh Chapter – Free Talk on Feb. 16th 3:00PM Speaker: Jon McCourt All Welcome

Jon McCourt has been a community Peace Activist and a member of the Peace and Reconciliation Group in the City of Derry for over 30 years. As a young man he went on the first Civil Rights March in Derry in October, 1968. He has been actively engaged in almost […]

 

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 […]

 

Condolences to the Family of Dolours Price

The Irish American Unity Conference would like to extend its sympathy and condolences to the family of Dolours Price who passed away earlier this week.  She was deeply committed to the Republican struggle and endured much hardship, torture and sacrifice for her beliefs.  It is sad and regretable that she is gone […]

 

Press Release from IAUC, AOH & Brehon Law Society on Boston College

CLINTON & HOLDER PRESSED ANEW ON SUBPOENAS OF BOSTON COLLEGE RECORDS  COLLEGE PRESIDENT & MEMBERS OF CONGRESS URGED TO OPPOSE January 18th New York City & Wash, D. C. The first session of the 2013 Congress is just starting and a new term for President Obama is beginning but a coalition […]

 

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 […]

 

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