Saturday, July 1, 2017

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Radio Free Eireann Broadcasting 1 July 2017

Martin Galvin with details of this weekend's broadcast from Radio Free Eireann.

Radio Free Eireann. will broadcast this Saturday July 1st on WBAI 99.5 FM radio or wbai.org at 12noon New York time or 5 pm-6pm Irish time or listen any time after the broadcast on wbai.org/archives.

Award winning Belfast based journalist Suzanne Breen will report on prospects for a DUP-Sinn Fein deal at Stormont before Monday's deadline, a claim by former DUP chief Peter Robinson that the British made false guarantees of an Irish Language Act to Sinn Fein, and the painting of loyalist markings outside Ardoyne's Holy Cross school.

We will have a special report about how an American in Donegal has blocked off one of Ireland's most beloved beauty spots, Fanad's Great Arch and the community's battle to reopen it.

Brooklyn historian John Ridge of the Irish History Roundtable will preview the unveiling of a memorial to Young Irelander and American Civil War hero Thomas Francis Meagher in Brooklyn tomorrow.

Go to Radio Free Eireann's web site rfe123.org for written transcripts of recent headline making interviews with Derry Councillor Gary Donnelly on the plight of Tony Taylor, internment-by-license- without charges or a trial, and with Liam Sutcliffe who blew up Nelson's Pillar, a huge symbol of British imperialism in the heart of Dublin 50 years ago.

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.

Check our website rfe123.org.




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