Mark Thompson of Relatives for Justice will discuss a new bipartisan initiative in Congress backing families of legacy victims killed by British or their paid agents, in their fight to get truth and justice from the crown.
Cormac O'Malley , will report on the Belfast launch of the new book The Men Will Talk To Me: Ernie O'Malley's Interviews with the Northern Divisions, a collection of interviews conducted and recorded by his father, famed Irish Republican Ernie O'Malley, of interviews with IRA Volunteers who fought during the War of Independence and Civil War.
We will have a special report on Mayor Di Blasio's latest moves against New York's famed Horse drawn Carriages in Central Park.
We will have a final update on April 24th in Albany, which will now include formal resolutions in the New York State Senate and Assembly honoring the centennial of Ireland's 1918 Vote for Freedom which gave a democratic mandate to the Easter Rising and Proclamation as well as information about the Irish Freedom's Easter Commemoration on Sunday April 22nd.
John McDonagh and Martin Galvin co- host.
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