This is a tribute to some of those who survived and built their lives in Ireland. Four members of the community immortalised in portraiture, whose lives have served as an example that the human spirit can stand against brutality. Their portraits tell the story. Diana Muller is a fine artist from Co. Kerry, the third […]
To mark the 100th anniversary of the formation of the Zion Mule Corps YANKY FACHLER will give a talk on: Irish, Protestant, Zionist: Lt Col John Henry Patterson, Godfather of the Israeli Army The formation of the Zion Mule Corps in Alexandria, Egypt, on 22 March 1915, caused no global ripples at the […]
The generous post-war welcome the German Gentile children of Operation Shamrock received from every strata of Irish society stands in stark contrast to the hostile political and civil resistance to admitting the Jewish children of Clonyn Castle. This debate occurred as the full horrors of the Nazi exterminationist camps entered a public conscience; therefore, ignorance […]
Louis had been a great friend to the museum and showed his films “No More Blooms” and “Grandpa Speak To Me In Russian” at the museum on various occasions. Most recently, he delivered the Annual Bloomsday Lecture with great gusto to a most appreciative audience. We will miss him greatly.