Memories of Jim Green

Prof. James Green Professor James Green was a guest at the Spirit of Mother Jones Festival in Cork two years ago and impressed everyone with his knowledge of the history of the North American labour movement, of Mother Jones and of the mining wars that took place in Virginia a century ago.  Sadly Jim passed … Continue reading Memories of Jim Green

Death of James Green

Prof. James Green The Cork Mother Jones Festival Committee is saddened to hear of the death of James Green who was a guest speaker at the 2014 Spirit of Mother Jones Festival and proved to be a most interesting and genial guest.  James was here to speak about his book "The Devil is here in … Continue reading Death of James Green

Cork Mother Jones Lecture 2014 by Professor James Green

Prof. James Green at Shandon during the Spirit of Mother Jones Festival 2014. Photo: Jimmy Thomson. Prof. James Green of the University of Massachusetts, Boston and author of  Death in the Haymarket and the West Virginia Mine Wars delivered the Cork Mother Jones Lecture 2014 at the Spirit of Mother Jones Festival in Cork on … Continue reading Cork Mother Jones Lecture 2014 by Professor James Green