Anne Feeney – Folk Singer-Songwriter, Activist and Friend of the Mother Jones Festival – RIP

Anne Feeney at the Plaque for Mother Jones in Shandon, CorkAnne Feeney in the Maldron Hotel, Shandon, CorkAnne Feeney and Si Kahn Poster - 2014 FestivalHave you been to Jail for Justice - Anne FeeneyUnion Maid by Anne FeeneyDump the Bosses Off Your Back - by Anne FeeneyAnne Feeney and the Two Lauras from the … Continue reading Anne Feeney – Folk Singer-Songwriter, Activist and Friend of the Mother Jones Festival – RIP

Marty Walsh, Mayor of Boston, Secretary of Labour nominee

Mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, speaking in 2020Letter from Mayor Marty Walsh to the Spirit of Mother Jones Festival in July 2014.Photo of Mayor Marty Walsh from 2015 U.S. Courtesy of Department of the Interior - https://www.flickr.com/photos/usinterior/19499941525/ Marty Walsh, Mayor of Boston, has been nominated by U.S. President-elect Joe Biden as Secretary of Labour. The … Continue reading Marty Walsh, Mayor of Boston, Secretary of Labour nominee

Mother Jones and her Army of Mill Children

Mother Jones and her Army of Mill Children by Jonah Winter and Nancy CarpenterThe reality of life for breaker boysThe March of the Mill Children in Shandon, Cork in 2019. Photo courtesy of Claire StackThe March of the Mill Children in Shandon, Cork in 2019. Photo courtesy of Claire Stack Words by Jonah Winter.Illustrated by … Continue reading Mother Jones and her Army of Mill Children