CURRENT ISSUE:  August 2023

Donnybrook: Roots

Mike Kilbane’s recent journey to Achill Island, County Mayo, is a heartfelt reminder of reconnecting with Irish roots. Many Irish Americans lose touch with extended family, but the internet has made genealogy research more accessible. Explore your heritage at the 20th-anniversary celebration of the Cleveland Achill Twinning on October 28, 2023, and rediscover your Irish family ties.

Donnybrook: RTÉ

By John Myers Raidió Teilifís Éireann (RTÉ) is Ireland’s national public radio. It is in the Irish language, dating back to 1926, at the time of the birth of the […]

Donnybrook: Whitewash at the White House, and LIV

By John Myers His Majesty’s government is seemingly intent on proceeding with The English Parliament’s so called “Amnesty Bill” or “Legacy Bill.” While seemingly a positive sounding piece of legislation, […]

Donnybrook: Biden’s Ballina

President Biden took a historic trip in support of peace to the Six Counties on the occasion of the Good Friday Agreement’s 25th Anniversary.  Biden met with U.K. Prime Minister […]

Donnybrook: Northern Ireland Protocol Hurdles

Windsor FrameworkNew U.K. Prime Minister Rishi Sunyak has made progress to break through the Northern Ireland Protocol hurdles. It is unlikely that his predecessor, P.M. Boris Johnson, really wanted to […]

Donnybrook: Good Friday Agreement

Donnybrook: Good Friday AgreementBy John Myers April 10th will mark the 25th anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement (GFA), perhaps the most significant historic event in the last 100 years of Irish […]

Donnybrook: Northern Ireland Assembly Takes Off

Donnybrook: Northern Ireland Assembly Off                            By John Myers One year has passed since the Northern Ireland Assembly has met, with no end in site for the Stormont Assembly to […]

A Letter from Ireland

A Letter from Ireland By Ciáran Quinn Hello and greetings from Ireland. Let me introduce myself. I have the grand title of Sinn Féin representative to the US and Canada. […]

Donnybrook: Pres. Biden Appoints U.S. Special Envoy to Northern Ireland

Donnybrook: United States Special Envoy to Northern Ireland By John Myers                                                          Special Envoy President Biden has appointed the grandson of Robert and Ethel Kennedy, Joseph P. Kennedy III, to be […]