Martin Galvin with details of this weekend's broadcast from Radio Free Eireann.
Radio Free Eireann will broadcast today at 12 noon-1pm New York time or 5pm-6pm in Ireland.
Singer, songwriter, historian and political analyst Derek Warfield, now leading The Young Wolfe Tones will discuss his music, the import of patriotic ballads in keeping hopes for freedom for all Ireland alive and his own unique analysis of the colonial ideology behind British rule, as he prepares to play at the Hudson Valley Festival.
Peter Kissel of the Irish American Unity Conference will discuss a special commemoration of Robert Emmet, his organizations" national conference this week and his encounter with Karen Bradley. who oversees British rule in the north of Ireland.
John McDonagh will give a full report on his just concluded visit to Ireland.
We will also have the latest announcements on Irish Festivals and events.
John McDonagh and Martin Galvin co- host.
Radio Free Eireann is heard Saturdays at 12 Noon New York time on wbai 99.5 FM and wbai.org.
It can be heard at wbai.org in Ireland from 5pm to 6pm or anytime after the program concludes on wbai.org/archives.