Saturday, October 7, 2017

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Radio Free Eireann Broadcasting 7 October 2017

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

Radio Free Eireann will broadcast this Saturday October 7th on WBAI 99.5 FM radio or at 12noon New York time or 5 pm-6pm Irish time or listen any time after the broadcast on

Author and former Republican political prisoner Richard O'Rawe will give an extended interview on his new book In The Name Of The Son: The Gerry Conlon Story.

This book, with a Foreword by movie star Johnny Depp, tells of Gerry Conlon's triumph over being doubly shattered first as a victim of a miscarriage of justice, one of the Guildford Four, and then by riches, Hollywood celebrity and guilt. Listeners will remember Gerry Conlon as a frequent guest on Radio Free Eireann, but the book also highlights the efforts of our deceased former co-host Sandy Boyer.

By special arrangement with publisher Merrion Press, the first ten listeners pledging $100 will receive copies.

WBAI depends on public contributions and uses listener support in determining its programming. Your support keeps Radio Free Eireann on the air!!!

Contributions in any amount can be made by calling 516-620-3602 during the program.

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

It can be heard at in Ireland from 5pm to 6pm or anytime after the program concludes on