Centenary of Ludlow Massacre

The Ludlow Massacre, April 20th 1914. To commemorate the centenary of the Ludlow Massacre Professor Jim Green of Massachusetts University will discuss the implications of this watershed event in American history at the 2014 Spirit of Mother Jones Festival which takes place at the Firkin Crane on Thursday evening 31st July. Professor Green is the … Continue reading Centenary of Ludlow Massacre

Mother Jones joins Irish American Hall of Fame

Mother Jones inducted into the Irish American Hall of Fame Mother Jones was inducted into the Irish American Hall of Fame on Saturday, April 22, 2014. ILHS President Larry Spivack and Margaret Fulkerson proudly accepted the award for her. The Irish Galway Crystal vase will be placed in her exhibit at the Irish American Heritage … Continue reading Mother Jones joins Irish American Hall of Fame

Mother Jones inducted into Irish American Hall of Fame

Induction of Mother Jones to the Irish American Heritage Center Hall of Fame. On behalf of the Cork Mother Jones Committee which organises the annual Spirit of Mother Jones Festival in the Irish city of the birthplace of Mary Harris, I wish to congratulate the Irish American Heritage Center on selecting Mother Jones for induction … Continue reading Mother Jones inducted into Irish American Hall of Fame