Archive for January, 2015


CAMPAIGN AGAINST UNJUST WATER TAX AND AUSTERITY WILL ESCALATE OVER COMING MONTHS, SAYS PEOPLE BEFORE PROFIT TD
In a statement, Richard Boyd Barrett TD for the People Before Profit Alliance and member of the steering committee of Right 2 Water said that demonstrations against water charges would take place across the country today– “sending a clear message to the government that so-called concessions” on the issue had “not quelled public resistance to the unjust and regressive austerity tax.”Deputy Boyd Barrett said demonstrations would take place in numerous towns and cities tomorrow including – Blanchardstown, Carlow, Clondalkin, Clonakility, Cork City, Dublin City Centre, Dun Laoghaire (Assembling Connolly Station, Hueston Station, Rialto & Christchurch), Dun Laoghaire, Edenderry, Galway, Greystyones, Kells, Letterkenny, Listowel, Laois, Tullamore, Wexford, Enniscorthy, Wicklow Town & elsewhere.
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Loans made to developers by the banks should be made publicly available in bank enquiry

Government should stop penny pinching and compensate victims of Magdalene Laundries

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Protests on January 31st

Dun Laoghaire- Glasthule Dart Station 12.00 noon.

Dublin City Centre- Heuston and Connolly Stations 2pm.

Blanchardstown- Fingal Council Offices 1pm.

Clondalkin- Council Offices 11.30am.

Rialto- Ardee St, 12.30pm.

Carlow- Liberty Tree 2pm.

Clonakilty- 2pm.

Cork City Library Grand Parade 2pm.

Edenderry- Dunnes 2pm.

Galway Eyre Square 1pm.

Greystones local rally and convoy, Greystones Harbour -11am.

Kells Farrell St – 2pm.

Letterkenny Mr Chippy – 2pm.

Listowel Kerry McKenna’s corner 1pm.

Laois County Hall 2pm.

Offaly meet O’Connor Park Tullamore 2pm.

Wexford Convoy leaving Wexford 11.30am driving to Enniscorthy for rally at 2pm.

Wicklow – Wicklow county council buildings – 12.30pm.

Boyd Barrett speaking on motion on housing affordability

Richard Boyd Barrett speaking on Mother and Baby Homes issue

“Privatisation gone mad” – tendering of community services slammed.

 

Shock Therapy and Rule of the Oligarchs Divide Ukraine

“We stand for the full determination of the Ukrainian people”