Historical analogies are tricky, but the potato famine and the current economic crisis have parallels that are hard to ignore.
Regions / Ireland
The peace process in Northern Ireland has encountered several challenges in recent months. But with U.S. support, the peace will likely hold.
The Irish peace movement says no to the Lisbon Treaty on European integration
Talks continue this week on Northern Ireland's political future. Why is it taking them so long to end the longstanding dispute once and for all?
The Irish saved civilization. Now it's time for them to help out the Middle East.
The only parties celebrating this recent move are the madmen on both sides who would plunge Northern Ireland back into civil war.