Political Action

Assembly Deputy Conference Leader Scott Rumana Joins Political Support To Remove Nast

Assembly Deputy Conference Leader Scott Rumana joined Assemblyman Wayne DeAngelo, D-Mercer and Middlesex, in the call to have Thomas Nast’s name removed from consideration for entry into New Jersey’s Hall of Fame. Nast is known for his anti-Irish work in depicting political cartoons. “It is inappropriate that someone whose work offended people of Irish decent […]

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Gov Christie Says Vote Nast Down

The NJAOH is formally protesting the New Jersey Hall of Fame’s nomination of an anti-Irish Catholic bigot to their honor. Governor Chris Christie has issued a statement on the issue with the Nast nomination. He has stated that his office does not have any governing power over the NJ Hall of Fame, but suggests that […]

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Assemblyman Wayne DeAngelo Joins Protest

The NJAOH is formally protesting the New Jersey Hall of Fame’s nomination of an anti-Irish Catholic bigot to their honor. DeANGELO CALLS FOR REMOVAL OF POLITICAL CARTOONIST THOMAS NAST FROM LIST OF NJ HALL OF FAME NOMINEES Assemblyman Cites Anti-Irish Images as Inflammatory, Offensive to Irish Catholic Community ( HAMILTON TWP.) – Assemblyman Wayne P. […]

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Shame On New Jersey Hall of Fame

Failure In Research Produces Bigot Towards Catholics and Irish Nominee Trenton, New Jersey December 12, 2011- The New Jersey Hall of Fame has nominated Thomas Nast, cartoonist and formally of Morristown as one of their inductees for the Hall of Fame for 2012. Mr. Nast is known for being the father of the Republican Elephant, […]

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Taking A Stand Against Honoring Anti-Irish/Catholic Cartoonist

An organization called The NJ Hall of Fame has recently nominated the cartoon artist Thomas Nast for inclusion in their Hall of Fame. Thomas Nast is famous for some of his iconic American drawings like “Uncle Sam”. Unfortunately Nast’s work is tainted by his outward prejudice against Irish Catholics and Catholics in general. NJAOH President […]

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NJAOH Helps Get The News Out On Dangerous Supoena

US Attorney’s Office in Boston has issued a supoena to Boston College at the request of the British Government. The supoena seeks to reveal oral histories and interviews with former IRA members. Interviews were provided to Boston College under the condition that they be kept secret until after the person’s death. If these stories were […]

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