Tag Archives: John McCormack

Óg-laoch na Rann – The Minstrel Boy

The immediate origins of the 1798 Rebellion in Ireland can be traced to the setting up of the Society of United Irishmen in Belfast in October 1791. Inspired by, and with great admiration for, the new republic of the United … Continue reading

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A Nation Once Again

Now that the Troika is on a fast track to their Bail-In insanity of their desperate European  Banking Union, we should review the words and music to the post 1789 Irish Rebellion “A Nation Once Again”. Is “boyhood’s fire in … Continue reading

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