The Live Drop

Irish Writer and Journalist Sean O’Driscoll Found an Accidental Spy in the IRA

June 26, 2019 Sean O'Driscoll Episode 25
The Live Drop
Irish Writer and Journalist Sean O’Driscoll Found an Accidental Spy in the IRA
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The Live Drop
Irish Writer and Journalist Sean O’Driscoll Found an Accidental Spy in the IRA
Jun 26, 2019 Episode 25
Sean O'Driscoll

Author and Irish Journalist Sean O’Driscoll talks about his decades of risky investigation into the IRA and his new book - The Accidental Spy - about American David Rupert, aka the Big Yank, a trucking manager, pub owner and erstwhile undercover FBI and MI5 agent within the most violent ruling echelons of the Irish Republican Army. In this episode Sean discusses the possible consequences facing Ireland from England’s Brexit movement, the origin and several incantations of the IRA, and future challenges to Irish re-unification. See show notes at thelivedrop.com for more.

Show Notes

Author and Irish Journalist Sean O’Driscoll talks about his decades of risky investigation into the IRA and his new book - The Accidental Spy - about American David Rupert, aka the Big Yank, a trucking manager, pub owner and erstwhile undercover FBI and MI5 agent within the most violent ruling echelons of the Irish Republican Army. In this episode Sean discusses the possible consequences facing Ireland from England’s Brexit movement, the origin and several incantations of the IRA, and future challenges to Irish re-unification. See show notes at thelivedrop.com for more.