Tom Guerin was buried alive during the famine holocaust but lived to become a ‘celebrity’

One of the many lesser known consequences of the Irish famine was the loss of dignity people had to endure as they struggled to survive. The indignity of having to beg for food and depend on welfare, of being evicted from their homes for being unable to pay the rent, and the indignity of being … Continue reading Tom Guerin was buried alive during the famine holocaust but lived to become a ‘celebrity’