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Adams arrest a wake-up call for Irish America, says Tim Pat Coogan

Below is an excerpt.  Read the article in full at Irish Central: http://www.irishcentral.com/opinion/Adams-arrest-a-wake-up-call-for-Irish-Amerca-on-the-Peace-Process-says-Tim-Pat-Coogan.html#ixzz318uYwaOo It’s time for Irish Americans to become involved again in the peace process. The elephants in the room during the debacle of Gerry Adams’ arrest are the … Continue reading

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Remembering Father Alec Reid who created the Irish peace process (VIDEO)

He was the priest of peace who wanted no glory or recognition By TIM PAT COOGAN, IrishCentral Contributing Writer Without Father Alec Reid there would never have been a peace process in Northern Ireland. Tim Pat Coogan remembers the priest … Continue reading

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Tim Pat Coogan: The definition of genocide and England’s role in Ireland’s Great Famine

An extract from Tim Pat Coogan’s “Famine Plot”, “A Million Deaths of No Use” By TIM PAT COOGAN, Tim Pat Coogan and his new book, “The Famine Plot.” Photo by Google Images    The following is an extract from “The … Continue reading

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Tim Pat Coogan: Michael Collins’s expertise could have prevented economic meltdown

In this insightful article in today’s Irish Examiner, esteemed historian, Tim Pat Coogan, points out the complete failure of the current Irish Government to tackle the roots of the financial crisis and suggests that a genuinely patriotic leadership such as … Continue reading

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Tim Pat Coogan: Arrest and Prosecute Corrupt Bankers

(A recent post on the passage, by an overwhelming margin, of the South Dakota Glass Steagall Resolution , quoted the resolution’s cosponsor Patty Miller’s speech to the S.D. House of Representatives. Rep. Miller highlighted the important role of  the 1930s … Continue reading

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Tim Pat Coogan: Famine Was Ethnic Cleansing

Interview Tim Pat Coogan: We’re back to the conditions that led to the famine Tim Pat Coogan at the launch of “The Famine Plot” Photo by Irish Voice How, in a nation brimming with crops and surrounded on all sides … Continue reading

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The Famine Plot: “Read It And Weep”

Niall O’Dowd, Irish Central — Review of Tim Pat Coogan’s The Famine Plot The most significant section of Tim Pat Coogan’s new book on the Irish Famine is not his own writing, but his printing of the UN definition of … Continue reading

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Tim Pat Coogan:” I Have Found the U.S. Embassy Kafkaesque”

Writer and historian Tim Pat Coogan has slammed the U.S. Embassy in Dublin as “Kafkaesque” in their dealing with Irish citizens when they apply for visas. Coogan’s comments come after U.S. Ambassador Dan Rooney defended the consular staff and how … Continue reading

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Diplomats gone wild at U.S. Embassy in Dublin say concerned Irish — Horror stories about how Irish are treated after famed author Tim Pat Coogan refused

Since the Tim Pat Coogan story broke here, I have heard numerous horror stories about the American Embassy in Dublin and how it is treating Irish applicants for visas to the United States. As we know, famed author and historian … Continue reading

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Organize, Organize! Irish America Overthrows Outrageous Tim Pat Coogan Visa Ban

This from Irish Central: United States visa ban on Tim Pat Coogan removed after Senator Schumer steps in Irish author Tim Pat Coogan has received a ten year non-immigrant visa to come to the U.S. after New York Senator Chuck … Continue reading

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