... of the new amount went to the Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform (source link), a group that lobbies for immigration "reform" (i.e., amnesty) and to which several major politicians have given speeches (John McCain, Hillary Clinton, and so on).
Per Minister for Foreign Affairs Micheal Martin (link):
"The allocations that I am announcing today are to organisations that are to the forefront in...
... here," said Ciaran Staunton of the Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform. "Immigration is not a dirty word. Immigration is our fathers' word."
Of course, the report from Sasha Issenberg of the Boston Globe doesn't indicate where ILIR gets their money.
If anyone wants to do something about this, go ask McCain a tough question about this topic and upload his response to Youtube. If he's forced to...
... partly funds a group called the "Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform" , and yesterday some of their affiliates organized a march in San Francisco featuring 300 Latino and Irish Catholics demanding immigration "reform" (the falsely-titled "Irish, Latino Catholics march for immigrant rights" by Jill Tucker, link).
The sponsors of the event: the Archdiocese of San Francisco, Catholic Charities...
... funded by the Irish government (Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform)
From that I assume that Klein either supports those groups and their goals, or he's just a useful idiot who isn't capable of doing research.
Think Progress, Ezra Klein, AP downplay organizers of illegal immigration marches
... Niall O'Dowd, chairman of the Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform. The link is little more than something the O'Dowd could have written himself. It ends with this:
In addition to leading the Irish Lobby for Immigration, O'Dowd also founded Irish America Magazine and Irish Voice newspaper in New York.
Of course, what she and her producers forgot to tell you is that the ILIR is partly funded by the...
... a member of the WAAA.
5. The Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform (ILIR) is partly funded by the Irish government. It's unknown whether they've helped organize any of the larger immigration marches, but in addition to minor things such as taking part in St. Patrick's Day parades wearing t-shirts supporting legalization , and at least providing t-shirts to two participants in a March Los...
As pointed out before, the Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform is funded by the government of Ireland and they're lobbying for a massive amnesty for illegal aliens.
And, they've not only got quite a propaganda push going, but they've found media sources willing to carry their water.
Yesterday we discussed this: Tyche Hendricks, S.F. Chronicle, offers timely pro-illegal immigration propaganda. That...
... Washington. They were from the "Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform" group.
Now comes the word that their group is funded by the Irish government: "McCain and Hillary Rally Illegals" (humaneventsonline . com/article.php?id=13102).
"It is so heartening to see you here," said Clinton. "You are really here on behalf of what America means, America's values, America's hopes."
"You are doing...