Martin Galvin with details of today's output from Radio Free Eireann.
Radio Free Eireann will broadcast this Saturday December 3rd - 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.
Author, analyst and former H-Block Blanketman, Anthony McIntyre will discuss the controversy surrounding Gerry Adams naming 4 senior Republicans including elected Sinn Fein officials to Irish police or Gardaí as being suspected of involvement of the killing of Portlaoise Prison officer Brian Stack during the 1980s.
Brendan Fay and Kathleen Walsh Darcy, leaders of the Lavender and Green Alliance and founders of the St. Pats for all parade in Queens will discuss being honored by the Irish government with Distinguished Service Awards for the Irish Abroad, for their efforts to get LGBT inclusion in the New York St. Patrick's Day Parade.
Producer Denise Dunphy will talk about "In Between Silence" a spellbinding show weaving stories by noted authors like Roddy Doyle, Anne Enright, Joseph O'Connor and others with music by the composer Stano, showing at the Barrow Street Theatre December 3-10.
Lorcan Otway will preview a new play opening at Theatre 80 in lower Manhattan.
Go to Radio Free Eireann's web site, rfe123.org where you can read written transcripts of last week's headline making interviews with author, civil rights campaigner and now elected MLA Eamon McCann about fighting British injustice from inside Stormont, and with Sperrins Mountain campaigner Martin Treacy on the fight to preserve that historic region from being exploited by a foreign gold-mining company.
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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.