RTÉ History - The Great Irish Famine
British responses to the Famine
The impact of the Famine
Lessons of Giving:the Choctaw and Cherokee Nations and the FamineHistory
They had just endured the cruelty of being forced from their lands in the Trail of Tears - and they were determined to help another nation in need. Padraig Kirwan and LeAnne Howe on the generosity of the Choctaw and Cherokee Nations
Blighted Nation: listen to the documentary series
Blighted Nation tells the story of the Great Irish Famine from the arrival of the blight to the long aftereffects of the devastation.