Tag Archives: John Barry

The untold story of how the heroic Irish won the American Revolution

“Quite simply, without the disproportionate and significant contributions of the Irish on all levels (political, military, and economic), America would not have won its struggle for independence.  In consequence, the Irish odyssey during the American Revolution is one of the … Continue reading

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An historic anti-imperial alliance – Irishman ‘Almirante’ Brown is an Argentinian hero

Admiral William Brown who was born in Foxford, County Mayo on the west coast of Ireland in 1778, is a hero of Argentinian independence and founder of the Argentine Republic’s Navy. The “Almirante”, as he is known, has thousands of … Continue reading

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John Fitzgerald Kennedy Address Before the Irish Parliament Dublin, June 28, 1963

John Fitzgerald Kennedy Address Before the Irish Parliament Dublin, June 28, 1963  Mr. Speaker, Prime Minister, Members of the Parliament: I am grateful for your welcome and for that of your countrymen. The 13th day of December, 1862, will be … Continue reading

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