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.
Carmel Quinn of the Ballymurphy Massacre families, will describe how it felt to speak at the inquest into the British troop murders of 11 people including her older brother, a Catholic priest and mother of 8 children, and also report on her American tour which included meetings with Congress a special Irish Embassy reception and public events.
Balladeer, historian and songwriter Derek Warfield, now with the Young Wolfe Tones, will talk about Evacuation Day,on November 25th, celebrating the day British troops left New York and Washington's Army took the city back in triumph at the close of the American Revolution.
Joe Jamison, longtime Irish American labor activist, and also a peace activist will report on the Peace And Neutrality Alliance Conference in Dublin and growing concerns about Irish neutrality and independent foreign policy.
We will preview an upcoming WBAI Special Event, starring Malachy McCourt and co-host John McDonagh, with a special intervention by Fr. Pat Moloney.
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.