Mass-Immigration

Mary McAleese and the New Plantation of Ireland

In Ireland “today, 17 per cent of our population comes from somewhere else. The last time that happened was probably the Plantation [of Ulster]. But this has been a different…

Mass-Immigration

Overview of Mass-Immigration in Ireland: Part I – The Tiger Years

This is the first in a series of articles on the phenomenon of mass-immigration in Ireland since the 1990s.  They will focus on presenting a general chronology of events, a…