Immigration and diversity are topics that have been receiving an increasing amount of attention recently, not all of which has been positive or progressive. From the middle of the 19th century to the early 20th century, Irish immigrants frequently encountered prejudice and discrimination as they attempted to adapt to American culture and society. Now, all too often, their descendants are seeing other races and ethnicities being treated in a similarly inhospitable manner.
The IMDA believes that exposure to the music, dance
The IMDA is now initiating its second annual Cross-Cultural Challenge, in order to secure additional cross-cultural programming for its planned Landmark Center celebration on and around St. Patrick’s Day next year. Full details regarding this competition (including requirements for