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A screen shot from Mary Kenny's new book

The Catholic writer and Herald columnist speaks to me about her heroes and the adage she lives by

'Irish emancipation was a lonely campaign for Daniel O’Connell'

Why are we honouring Gandhi but snubbing the Irish leader who helped to inspire him?

Travel Trip Dublin's Docklands

The Irish famine was an unnatural disaster

Historian Tim Pat Coogan considers who was responsible for abandoning countless starving, ragged families to the Great Irish Famine