Radio Free Eireann will broadcast this Saturday November 19th - Noon-1-pm New York time, or 5pm-6pm Irish time, on WBAI 99.5 FM or wbai.org or anytime after the program concludes on wbai.org/archives.
As the film about Bobby Sands' Hunger Strike 66 Days premieres in New York, Thomas 'Dixie' Elliot, a former Blanketman and cellmate of Bobby Sands, who inspired the song Back Home In Derry will discuss the film, the Hunger Strike and his unique political perspective on events today.
Members of the Parkhead Republican Band in Glasgow will be in studio to discuss what it is like for Irish Republican bands in Scotland.
Go to Radio Free Eireann's new web site, Rfe123.org where you can read written transcripts of last week's headline making interviews with Derry journalist Eamon Sweeney and Dublin lawyer, author and former Irish Republican Army officer Kieran Conway, and get the latest information on our upcoming show.
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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 6 pm or anytime after the program concludes on wbai.org/archives listed in date and time order.