Boston’s Irish immigrants: a community response to an international tragedyOne thing that came to the fore in the aftermath of Monday's attacks is the strong sense of community forged between immigrants and locals
- April 19, 2013, 01:00
Death at a distance: the worst phone call an emigrant can getNo one wants to hear a loved one is gravely ill, or worse, but being abroad makes it even harder to bear, writes Ciara Kenny
- February 8, 2013, 09:09
A Bronx tale: unreported crime and the undocumented IrishIn the Life pages of The Irish Times today, Frieda Klotz writes from New York on unreported crime and the undocumented Irish in the Bronx.
- January 8, 2013, 09:47
Renewed hope for undocumented Irish in USA new era of openness towards immigration reform in the US has led to renewed hope for thousands of ‘undocumented’ Irish, writes Mark Hilliard.
- November 15, 2012, 15:03
No job. No papers. No going homeMost new immigrants to the US plan to stay on illegally. But getting a job without documents is an uphill struggle, and the prospect of never being able to travel home is a harsh price to pay, writes Ciara Kenny.
- June 22, 2012, 10:04