St. Patrick’s Day: Guinness Pulls out of New York Parade Over Gay Rights

St. Patrick’s Day: Guinness Pulls out of New York Parade Over Gay Rights

This year’s St. Patrick’s Day differs from the previous ones greatly, especially since Guinness and other beer brands pulled out of the New York parade over gay rights. The refusal to sponsor the parade, not only in the Big Apple, but also in Boston came at the same time with the mayors’ unwillingness to take […]

Whole World Goes Green for St Patrick’s Day

Whole World Goes Green for St Patrick’s Day

It’s not just the Emerald Isle that will glow green today for St Patricks’s Day. The Irish diaspora is so huge now that 70 million people globally are of Irish descent. Why else would the Great Pyramids, the supposedly rose-red city of Petra and the Eiffel Tower all be switching on the green lights on March […]

St Patrick’s Day Holiday Celebration History [Video]

St Patrick’s Day Holiday Celebration History [Video]

March 17 is the famous St Patrick’s Day or Feast of Saint Patrick gathering around the world. The Irish communities and organizations have celebrated this cultural and religious holiday in memory of Saint Patrick, a patron saint of Ireland. St Patrick died on March 17, (AD 385 – 461). Saint Patrick’s Day is an official […]