Ireland

C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Lilt 'N' Tang
Ah yes, St. Patrick's Day: the day that the Irish celebrate the life of a man who converted Ireland to Catholicism by lifting Lenten restrictions... right? Read more...
Paul Ryan And His Irish Amnesia
A little bit of knowledge in the hands of a fool is a dangerous thing. Read more...
Bruce Springsteen dedicated a song to "justice for Trayvon Martin" during a concert in Limerick, Ireland, on Tuesday. Read more...
Irish MP pulls female MP onto his lap in during Parliament debate Read more...
Digby flagged this segment from this Sunday's Fareed Zakaria GPS, and as she noted, Zakaria seems to be singing a very different tune on austerity. Read more...

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Bill Gates was a major bondholder in Irish Banks which benefitted from a large bailout at the expense of working Irish people, who suffered an onslaught of austerity and unemployment. Read more...
From this Monday's Democracy Now, economist Richard Wolff is asked about Bill O'Reilly's remarks last week where he told his audience on Fox that Cyprus and other European countries are facing economic hardships because they’re so-called "nanny states." Wolff responded with a lesson in economics 101 for Bill-O. Read more...
The newest Massachusetts senator jokes around during annual South Boston St. Patrick's Day Breakfast. Read more...
Newstalgia Mid-Week Concert - Opening Night, The 2012 English Music Festival
Newstalgia Mid-Week Concert featuring The BBC Concert Orchestra in the Opening Night Concert from the 2012 English Music Festival at Dorchester-on-Thames in music of Parry, Curtis, Ireland, Vaughan-Williams, Delius and Moeran. Read more...
“This spontaneous and popular movement is not swayed by any political organization, but is propelled by and is a response to the national and collective urge from our hearts. We can produce democratic, fair laws to end extreme poverty…” Read more...