Liam Kennedy

Biden and the darker side of Irish-American history

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Liam Kennedy has narrated this article for you to listen to.

My introduction to an Irish-American sense of history was not in Boston or New York but in the American Midwest. I was visiting the eccentric House on the Rock in rural Wisconsin. The receptionist told me proudly that she was Irish.

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