Honoring Thomas Devin Reilly

Irish patriot Thomas Devin Reilly, a Young Irelander who was exiled after the failed 1848 Rising, was honored in a graveside re-dedication ceremony at Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Washington DC on December 1, 2018. Reilly emigrated to the United States and rose to become a confidant of President Franklin Pierce […]

 

Remembering Robert Emmet

The IRISH AMERICAN UNITY CONFERENCE In cooperation with the ANCIENT ORDER OF HIBERNIANS Invites you to its 10 th Annual Commemoration of Irish Patriot Robert Emmet on the 215 th Anniversary of his execution by Britain (September 20, 1803) Sunday, September 30, 2018 11:30 AM Robert Emmet Statue Robert Emmet […]

 

Irish American Unity Conference Mourns Passing of Jim Cullen

WASHINGTON DC…Dec. 9, 2017…The Irish American Unity Conference mourns the death last night of a great advocate of Irish freedom, peace, and justice, the Honorable Brigadier General James P. Cullen, Esq. Jim was a partner in the law firm Anderson Kill and was a former Chief Judge of the U.S. […]

 

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.

 

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 […]

 

Sympathies to the Staunton Family

The IAUC extends its sincerest condolences to the Staunton family who lost their 12 year old son Rory quite suddenly recently.  This is very, very sad news and our thoughts and prayers are with them during this sad time. http://www.irishcentral.com/story/news/periscope/rory-staunton-a-beautiful-boy-leaves-this-earth-the-hardest-column-i-will-ever-have-to-write-146068255.html?showAll=y  

 

Our Friend U.S. Rep Payne

THE PASSING OF THE HONORABLE DONALD M. PAYNE (NJ) D-10TH The membership, family and friends of the Irish American Unity Conference were deeply saddened to hear of the passing
of our friend Representative Donald M. Payne of New Jersey. We will always be grateful for his devotion to the search for […]