Tim Ryan’s 2017 Wall Street 50 Keynote Speech (Video)

Martin, thank you very much – I think I’m done. But sincerely, Martin, thank you. And on behalf of all of my partners, thank you as well for giving Martin some of the stories there and I appreciate it. Patricia and Niall, Irish America, thank you very much for having me here today. It is truly an honor and thank you for that. Ambassador, it’s a pleasure to meet you and I look forward to...

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The crafty Fear Dearg, just one of many Halloween costume ideas inspired by Irish lore. Image: By mirrix at deviantart.net

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Halloween Costume Ideas Inspired By Irish Folklore

With Halloween upon us, many are still scrambling to buy last minute costumes. Before you spend a dismembered arm and a pirate’s peg leg on a pre-packaged idea that’s probably been done a hundred times before, check out some of Ireland’s most fearsome creatures for inspiration. After all, Halloween’s roots can be found in ancient Celtic traditions, so why not trust the...

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Weekly Comment: “We Are All Leaders”: Irish America Celebrates 20th Annual Wall Street 50 Awards

“Whether we all realize it or not, we are all leaders,” Tim Ryan, senior partner and U.S. chairman of PwC, says. “And like it or not, people are looking to us for our lead. And looking to us at a time of tremendous uncertainty and where people can be very scared.” ℘℘℘ Irish America magazine celebrated its 20th anniversary Wall Street 50 Awards October 11 at the St....

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Michael Maguire – The Moral Compass

Dr. Michael Maguire is the police ombudsman for Northern Ireland who finally came through for the families of the victims of the 1994 Loughinisland Massacre. ℘℘℘ The victims’ families of the Loughinisland Massacre may be the emotional center of Alex Gibney’s stunning new documentary No Stone Unturned. But by the time the film builds to its climax, a Northern Ireland police official...

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Coming Up: Extraordinary Events in Irish America

Five upcoming or ongoing events to watch out for if you’re in the area ℘℘℘ Ireland’s Poet-Patriots: A Musical History Christy O’Leary and Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh perform in Ireland’s Poet-Patriots. (Photo: Dan Foldes / Pint of Soul Video) Ireland’s Poet-Patriots: A Musical History, which premiered last year in San Francisco to correspond with the centenary of the 1916...

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