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NAMA v Unlock NAMA at the Great Strand Street Occupation

category dublin | housing | news report author Thursday February 02, 2012 16:28author by Andrew interviews Cat & Moira - WSM interviews Unlock NAMA Report this post to the editors

On Saturday 28th January Unlock NAMA opened an occupied building in the center of Dublin for a day of lectures about NAMA, Ireland's 'Bad Bank.' The event was cut short by a large number of police who turned up and ordered them out of the building. In this 40 minute interview Andrew Flood interviews Cat & Moira from Unlock NAMA about the occupation, what NAMA is and what Unlock NAMA demands.

POlice outside the NAMA building - All rights reserved by Paul C Reynolds - used with permission
POlice outside the NAMA building - All rights reserved by Paul C Reynolds - used with permission

We start off with some background on the property boom in Ireland and how NAMA came about before moving on to look at the events of Saturday, how Unlock NAMA ties into the global rebellion against the crisis and what the next steps are.

Unlock NAMA has three main demands:
1) Make NAMA properties available for social and community use
2) Publish full addresses and details on all properties under NAMA
3) Publish full details on all sales of NAMA assets

Web: http://www.unlocknama.org/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UnlockNAMA
Twitter: https://twitter.com/#!/search/unlock%20nama

WSM articles on the Capitalist Crisis: http://www.wsm.ie/capitalist-crisis
WSM articles on property speculation http://www.wsm.ie/property-speculation
More audio from the WSM: http://www.wsm.ie/anarchism/audio



audio Andrew interviews with Cat & Moira from Unlock NAMA - 40 minutes, mp3 27.79 Mb
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