Radio Free Eireann will feature Bernadette Devlin McAliskey and Tommy McKearney on Saturday August 30th at 1pm New York time.
Bernadette will describe the plight of new immigrants in Northern Ireland. Best known as a leader of the civil rights movement, she now works with new immigrants.
Tommy will talk about the state of labor in Ireland today.
Formerly a blanket man and hunger striker, he is now an organizer for the Independent Workers Union.
Radio Free Eireann is heard on WBAI 99.5 FM and wbai.org on the web where it is archived for 10 days.
On Saturday we will broadcast from the WBAI studio at City College. Next week we will be back home at Rocky Sullivan's of Red Hook. Even before then you can come to Rocky's for the pizza and the best pint in New York.