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Ireland

The Easter Rising: Insurrection Within Ireland During W...

April 26, 2021

Irish Citizen Army group lined up outside ITGWU HQ under a banner proclaiming "We serve neither King nor Kaiser, but Ireland!" (National Library of Ireland on T...

Saint Patrick Blue: He Wasn't Always Green

March 17, 2020

The altar at Saul Church before the annual Saint Patrick's Day service shows the patron saint of Ireland wearing a blue robe, not a green one. (Charles McQuillan/Getty Images) ...

The Irish Republican Army (IRA): A Troubled History

March 12, 2020

The history of the IRA, or Irish Republican Army, is long and complicated, filled with religious tensions, political uprisings, and lots of mayhem. So who exactly a...