SPOTLIGHT ON: Pete Hamill

← PREVIOUS POST NEXT POST → Very few writers have had the kind of career PETE HAMILL has had. He was born in Brooklyn of immigrant Irish parents from Belfast. In the mid 1960s, he began his journalism career as a reporter with the NY Post, and over the...

Multi-cultural solidarity in action

← PREVIOUS POST NEXT POST → THE IRISH-MEXICAN ALLIANCE is for real. Here, founders of the Alliance, T.J. ENGLISH (left) and BRENDAN FAY (2nd from right) present a check on behalf of IAW&A to NYC city council members Julissa Ferreras and Danny Dromm, to...

History in action

← PREVIOUS POST NEXT POST → The Irish-Mexican Alliance is not a slogan; it really exists. It’s roots can be traced to the San Patricio Brigade, a battalion of mostly Irish American immigrants who fought on behalf of the Mexican people in the...

SPOTLIGHT ON: The Irish-Mex Alliance

← PREVIOUS POST NEXT POST → An evening of Celtic & Mexican music, Chicano & Irish poets, Irish & Mexican beer. All to raise money for the COMMITTEE TO PROTECT JOURNALISTS, who are seeking to bring attention to and provide legal assistance for...

THE IRISH-MEXICAN ALLIANCE

← PREVIOUS POST NEXT POST → Earlier this year, IAW&A had great success with ISLAND PEOPLE SUPPORTING ISLAND PEOPLE, a fundraiser event of music and readings in support of earthquake relief for Haiti. We raised $108,000 on behalf of Concern Worldwide, a...