"Bill Gates We Are Not Your Lab Rats!" Africans Protest COVID Vaccine Trials Among Poor 21:27 Jul 20 0 comments
Plandemic Stage 2: PlannedChaos – American Cities Become a War Zone Overnight 22:39 Jun 08 2 comments
The Economic "Reopening" Is A Fake Out - Do not be fooled by the reopening 14:38 May 26 0 comments
Colorado Forced to Revise Its Virus Tally After ALCOHOL POISONING Counted as COVID-19 Death 22:57 May 21 0 comments
Coronavirus latest: Germany braces for second round of anti-lockdown protests 13:39 May 16 1 commentsmore >>
The Party and the Ballot Box Sun Jul 14, 2019 22:24 | Gavin Mendel-Gleason
On The Decline and Fall of The American Empire and Socialism Sat Jan 26, 2019 01:52 | S. Duncan
What is Dogmatism and Why Does It Matter? Wed Mar 21, 2018 08:10 | Sylvia Smith
The Case of Comrade Dallas Mon Mar 19, 2018 19:44 | Sylvia Smith
Review: Do Religions Evolve? Mon Aug 14, 2017 19:54 | Dara McHugh
Interested in maladministration. Estd. 2005
Irish Examiner bias Anthony
Hong Kong and democracy Anthony
Oliver Callan: Back in his box Anthony
A bird's eye view of the vineyard
War Drums Beat In Middle East After Thousands Of Casualties In Beirut Explosion Thu Aug 06, 2020 12:25 | amarynth
Sitrep Lebanon : How 2,750 tonnes of ammonium nitrate were stranded in Beirut port for 6 years Thu Aug 06, 2020 12:05 | amarynth
Moveable Feast Cafe 2020/08/05 ? Open Thread Wed Aug 05, 2020 22:30 | Herb Swanson
Message to some irate Serbian readers Wed Aug 05, 2020 19:03 | The Saker
Beware of sensationalism clickbaiting and crazy rumors: Beirut was NOT a nuclear explosion Wed Aug 05, 2020 18:22 | The Saker
A Blog About Human Rights
Right to Water Mon Aug 03, 2020 19:13 | Human Rights
Human Rights Fri Mar 20, 2020 16:33 | Human Rights
Turkish President Calls On Greece To Comply With Human Rights on Syrian Refugee Issues Wed Mar 04, 2020 17:58 | Human Rights
US Holds China To Account For Human Rights Violations Sun Oct 13, 2019 19:12 | Human Rights
UN Human Rights Council Should Address Human Rights Crisis in Cambodia Sat Aug 31, 2019 13:41 | Human Rights
National - Event Notice
Thursday January 01 1970
CABHAIR Christmas Day Swim 2011.
national | rights, freedoms and repression | event notice Sunday October 16, 2011 20:44 by Sharon. - Individual.
An annual fundraiser for the families of Irish POW's.
This coming December 25th will mark the 35th consecutive CABHAIR Christmas Day Swim in the Grand Canal , Inchicore , Dublin !
" I'm gonna have to knee him into the water......" CABHAIR Christmas Swim , 25th December 2010 , Dublin.
Hi ! It began - properly structured and organised - in 1976 ,as a ‘fundraiser with a difference’ , combined with the need to gain extra publicity for a situation which was then - as now - making world headlines . Those that sat down together in early September 1976 to tighten-up the then ‘hit-and-miss’ affair were a dedicated team who fully understood that to fail in their business would not only bring derision on them and the issue they sought to highlight , but would give their enemy a publicity coup which they would exploit to the fullest extent . With that in mind , the team persevered - favours were called-in , guarantees were secured , provisions obtained and word dispatched to like-minded individuals in the near-locale . At the appointed time on the agreed day - 12 Noon , Christmas Day 1976 - a soon-to-be 35-years-young event was ‘born’……. The CABHAIR Christmas Day Swim is , thankfully , still going strong and will be , as mentioned , 35-years-young on December 25th next! Sponsored Swim * Christmas Day * 12 Noon * Grand Canal * 3rd Lough* Inchicore* Dublin* Pics and a write-up re the 2010 Swim can be seen at the 'Related Link' below.