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International - Event Notice
Wednesday November 30 2011
10:30 AM

Stop Wholesale Evictions

category international | housing | event notice author Monday September 26, 2011 10:13author by PAW - People's Association Watchdog Report this post to the editors

Hundreds of repossessed family homes are reported to be going to auction at the hands of British Group Allsop, This latest round of greedy asset grabbing by speculators is a shameful reflection on the lack of government policy or willingness to help the ordinary family.

On November 30th in Dublin at 10:30am in the Shelbourne Hotel, hundreds of repossessed family homes will be auctioned off adding to the needless hardship of families that have suffered a barrage of austerity measures implemented by the Irish government at the behest of the international banking elite.

We are pleading with anybody that can be there to please show up and stand side by side in a dignified and peaceful display of solidarity with the families affected and to highlight the destructive nature of these needless and socially unacceptable auctions.

See also: Press Release: Setup of Anti-Eviction Taskforce

Related Link: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=119132821525907
author by No onepublication date Mon Nov 07, 2011 13:20Report this post to the editors

I don't think it really matters where the company comes from, you should be thinking about the people affected, and if there are indeed people affected by these sales. Are they sales of family homes? I also don't like the language used by the group, it sounds like a naive and incoherent group. I will probably go all the same as I believe this issue is going to become a point of conflict in Ireland, but I think your group is dreadfully lacking 'direction'; in absence of finding a better word to use.

author by nasaypublication date Sat Nov 26, 2011 14:09Report this post to the editors

What time is it at?

author by pat cpublication date Sat Nov 26, 2011 16:16Report this post to the editors

10.30 am

author by Tpublication date Sun Nov 27, 2011 23:06Report this post to the editors

This latest development shows nothing much has changed and we have now gone back to the past. The only difference is that we were under a thumb of a miltary empire whereas as now it is financial imperialism. Either way the results are the same. Increasing poverty and subjugation of the people.

Eviction in Ireland (Vandeleur Estate, County Clare. Circa 1880s or 1890s). National Library of Ireland
Eviction in Ireland (Vandeleur Estate, County Clare. Circa 1880s or 1890s). National Library of Ireland

Irish family evicted at Moyasta, County Clare during Land War, c.1879. Source: Lawrence Collection, National Library of Ireland.
Irish family evicted at Moyasta, County Clare during Land War, c.1879. Source: Lawrence Collection, National Library of Ireland.

author by Seamus Lonerganpublication date Tue Nov 29, 2011 18:33Report this post to the editors

Well done to the organizers of this protest and best wishes for tomorrow, We need people like you that will stand up for what is right and highlight the wrong that is being done. I think the comment by "No one", is nonsense, I might be an old codger but I see the reason for mentioning it is a british company (I learned in history about the land league and this is very similar). I have started to follow your face book page and it is great to see so many people joining the anti eviction task force. I would love to be fit enough to join your protest but I am not, maybe my son will turn up. It is a great thing you are all doing for your country and keep up the good work, don't mind the begrudgers, you are making a difference. Your Friend and supporter Jim Lonergan

 
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