Weekly Comment:
Martin O’Malley Offers
Gun Control Plan

On Sunday night Presidential candidate and Irish America Hall of Fame inductee Martin O’Malley laid out a challenge to Democratic challengers Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders to join his gun safety plan. Speaking to the Strafford County Democrats in New Hampshire in light of the mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon last week, O’Malley posed four provisions designed...

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Celebrating the 18th Annual
Wall Street 50 (Photos)

On Thursday, October 1, 2015, Irish America magazine celebrated the 18th Annual Wall Street 50 Awards Dinner at the Metropolitan Club in Manhattan. The Wall Street 50 recognizes the most exciting and innovative Irish American and Irish-born leaders in finance, profiled in the October/November 2015 issue of Irish America. Shaun Kelly, KPMG’s Chief Operating Officer, Americas, delivered the...

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Weekly Comment:
Higgins’s Address to NYU

On Monday, September 28th, President Michael D. Higgins gave the 11th Annual Emile Noël Lecture at the New York University School of Law on the subject of establishing economic fluency in Europe. The lecture, “The European Union – Towards a Discourse of Reconnection, Renewal and Hope,” is reprinted here in its entirety with the kind permission of the President of...

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