"Probably you have moved along on this as it is 2019. The Catholic Seminary was opened in the early 1800's as a result to the 1798 rebellion - far better to have priests trained in ireland than in France, so Maynooth University (Seminary) came…"
"Article 40.2 of the Irish Constitution forbids the state conferring titles of nobility and a citizen may not accept titles of nobility or honour except with the prior approval of the Government.
Ireland is a constitutional…"
"I am sorry but those "Irish" you list let us all down, they let themselves, and the people they depended on down. It was the new irish who forged the Republic and found a "Nation Once again". I celebrate all the Irish who fought…"
"The modern irish republic despite what some imply here, is a very modern plurialist, secular state, with a free open democracy. We have a Gay Prime Minister - son of an Indian immigrant. We have divorce, liberal abortion laws, the first country in…"
"This debate whether to call "The Famine" Genocide has been going on for a few years now. From the fall and the banishment of most of the Gaelic/Norman/Old English gentry the native Irish suffered a series of hammer blows which set us on a…"