After Charlottesville riots imagine removing statues of Queen Victoria, Carson etc in Belfast – By Éamonn Óg McKermott

    General Robert E. Lee is recognised as one of the greatest military strategists in American military history. He is the son of American Revolutionary War hero Henry Lee. He studied at the prestigious West Point Military Academy and went on to distinguish himself during the Mexican-American War. Lee was quite indifferent to politics preceding…

Our Man in Pyongyang – By Éamonn Óg McKermott

    I’ve been lucky enough to live or visit places such as Alexandria, Kathmandu, Phnom Penh, and Beirut, all fantastically beautiful and friendly cities in their own unique way. Even during the Arab Spring the locals in Alexandria maintained their welcoming smiles. Perhaps the most intriguing experience was a whistle stop 72 hours in…