Emmet gets his leafy space

The recent official dedication of Robert Emmet Park in Washington D.C. was a day to celebrate for all those who had campaigned for the recognition of the Irish patriot on a plot of land in the nation’s capital. View Gallery


Emmet’s legacy cited amid current challenges

The legacy of Robert Emmet and his standing in the eyes of Irish Americans was cited by Irish ambassador to the United States Dan Mulhall in a speech delivered during the recent dedication of Robert Emmet Park in Washington, D.C. Read the rest of the article


Unquiet Graves

Logline: Exposing Britain’s secret collaboration in the murders of over 120 people on both sides of the Irish border during the recent conflict. Synopsis: Unquiet Graves: The story of the Glenanne Gang details how members of the RUC and UDR, (a British Army regiment) were centrally involved in the murder […]


IAUC Winter Newsletter

England’s Difficulty…BREXIT is Ireland’s Opportunity Peter Kissel, National President As we embark on 2019, two overarching, interrelated matters remain uppermost in importance to the IAUC’s work: Brexit, and preservation of the Good Friday Agreement. I believe that the UK’s penultimate “own goal” will prove to be a huge impetus for […]


Please help Matt Morrison

Matt is a former Republican POW who has been living in the United States peacefully for many years. Because of bureaucratic indifference or intolerance, ICE has not renewed his work permit and he cannot work. Here is Matt’s gofundme link as well as a snail mail address if you want […]


IAUC President accompanies journalists receiving backlash to DC

IAUC President Peter Kissel accompanied the Northern Ireland journalists who are being persecuted for producing the explosive documentary No Stone Unturned in a round of meetings in Washington DC on February 26. Producer Trevor Birney and investigative journalist Barry McCaffrey and their lawyer Niall Murphy travelled to the United States […]


The Irish Echo: Avoid both hard border and rush to unity, UNESCO Warning

By Anthony Neeson A new report has warned that a hard border in Ireland in the aftermath of Brexit would make a return topolitical violence in Ireland “inevitable.” Read the Entire Article IAUC pitched Emmet to Murkowski By Ray O’Hanlon As the U.S. Senate prepared to consider a sprawling land […]


A meeting of the American Brexit Committee

A meeting of the American Brexit Committee was convened ABC Secretary Michael Cummings at John Dearie’s law office in New York on January 23. IAUC members Jack O’Brien, Leslie Cassidy, Kevin Barry, Peter Kissel, and Jim Gallagher joined their colleagues from the AOH, Brehon Law Society and American Committee on […]


The Irish Echo: The NY Brexit Summit, Range of Issues Covered at Manhattan Meeting

By Irish Echo Staff With just two months to go before Brexit, Irish Americans are increasingly focused on the implications for the island of Ireland, most especially in the event of a no-deal UK crash out from the European Union. This was the backdrop to a meeting in New York […]


The State Department’s unwarranted downgrade of an ambassador

In an obvious snub to our allies in Europe, the U.S. State Department has secretly downgraded the status of the EU Ambassador to Washington for purposes of priority seating at diplomatic events, without the courtesy of even telling the Ambassador and without explanation. Whether this action was instigated by President […]