• Proving that the "Potato Famine” was really British genocide against the Irish;
• Britain's obligation to decolonize Northern Ireland;
• I.R.A. resistance and Joe Doherty;
• the anti-Irish U.S.-U.K. Supplementary Extradition Treaty (1986) and
U.S.-U.K. Extradition Treaty (2006); and
• the MacBride Principles on Northern Ireland; the Great Grandson of
Major John MacBride; etc.
The book concludes with a legal and human rights framework for establishing a United Ireland where all Irish can live in peace with justice for all irrespective of their differences.
This book is required reading for Irish Americans, people living in Ireland,
and the Irish Diaspora around the world.
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About the Author
1992), represented Bosnia-Herzegovina at the World Court and served as legal adviser to the
Palestinian Delegation to the Middle East peace negotiations in Washington, and delivered the Bertrand Russell Peace Lectures in 2007. He teaches law at University of Champaign, IL. and holds Doctor of Law Magna Cum Laude as well as a Ph.D. both from Harvard.
Table of Contents
Proclamation of the Irish Republic, issued 24 April 1916
Chapter 1 The Irish Hecatomb: The Legal Case for the Potato Famine as British Genocide 19
Chapter 2 The Decolonization of Northern Ireland 64
Chapter 3 Putting Britain's Colonial War in Ireland on Trial in the USA 89
Chapter 4 The Struggle to Free Joe Doherty 99
Chapter 5 Opposing the U.S. - U.K. Extradition Treaty 123
Chapter 6 Advocating the MacBride Principles for Northern Ireland 154
Chapter 7 Sparing Robert John MacBride 184
Chapter 8 Designing United Ireland 188