Contemporary Irish society is changing rapidly and, with it, a concern that Ireland is losing its identity. Will culture, history, the Irish language and all that was held dear only a generation ago be forgotten? Will the thousands of immigrants that are arriving daily, dilute the vestiges of the irish national heritage beyond recognition?

Keogh, R. M. 2009. Family History and Identity. Irish Roots. Issue No. 69; pp. 24-25.