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Anglo Irish Bank Collapse

On St. Patrick's Day, Protect The Irish

Rev. Seamus P. Finn, OMI | Posted 05.16.2012 | Business
Rev. Seamus P. Finn, OMI

The Irish people are being forced to pay off loans incurred by Anglo-Irish Bank's reckless lending and the government's promissory note. We urge the Irish government to immediately stop payments.

The Celtic Tiger, Declawed and Defanged

Michael Winship | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Michael Winship

Last year, when I spoke with David Kavanagh, the running joke was that the difference between Ireland and Iceland was one letter and six weeks. In 2009, the economy sank 7.1 percent. And as in the US, citizen anger has been vehement and vocal.

Sean FitzPatrick: Top Irish Ex-banker Arrested Over Allegedly 'Massive Personal' Loans

AP | SHAWN POGATCHNIK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DUBLIN — The former chairman of Anglo Irish Bank Corp. was arrested Thursday on suspicion of committing fraud after he hid more than euro70 million ...

Irish Bank Crisis Endangers Chicago Spire

Chicago Sun-Times | David Roeder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A financial scandal in Ireland is posing new trouble for the developer of the Chicago Spire, the proposed 150-story tower on the lakefront. Anglo Iri...