Upcoming Events

Dublin | History and Heritage

no events match your query!

User Preferences

  • Language - en | ga
  • text size >>
  • make this your indymedia front page make this your indymedia front page

Blog Feeds

Irish Left Review
Joined up thinking for the Irish Left

offsite link New Books Worth Reading Mon Sep 19, 2016 23:25 | Seán Sheehan

offsite link 13 Billion ? Lucky for some? Mon Sep 05, 2016 13:04 | Tony Phillips

offsite link Rebuilding Ireland: Long on Promise, Short on Detail Mon Aug 29, 2016 22:20 | Eoin O'Mahony

offsite link Brexit and Other Issues: Comments on the Current Situation Mon Aug 29, 2016 21:52 | Brendan Young

offsite link Bin Charges: From Private Circus to Public Service Tue Jun 21, 2016 12:38 | Michael Taft

Irish Left Review >>

Spirit of Contradiction

offsite link Review: Do Religions Evolve? Mon Aug 14, 2017 19:54 | Dara McHugh

offsite link Fake News: The Epistemology of Media Wed Jun 07, 2017 11:52 | Gavin Mendel-Gleason

offsite link Officials and Provisionals Sat Apr 01, 2017 22:54 | James O'Brien

offsite link Interview with Cathal Goulding Mon Dec 26, 2016 17:11 | Cathal Goulding

offsite link Trump, Russia and the CIA Sat Dec 10, 2016 18:23 | Gavin Mendel-Gleason

Spirit of Contradiction >>

Public Inquiry
Interested in maladministration. Estd. 2005

offsite link Daniel McConnell: Happy to wear establishment blinkers

offsite link State failing in its duty to enforce law Anthony

offsite link Elaine Byrne/Fergus Finlay: Afraid to condemn their own? Anthony

offsite link Jobstown trial exposes mainstream bias Anthony

offsite link RTE: Blatant censorship and manipulation of news Anthony

Public Inquiry >>

The Saker
A bird's eye view of the vineyard

offsite link Death of the 2nd Amendment on the Internet Sun Aug 20, 2017 02:47 | The Saker
Note by the Saker: if you don’t care about the Second Amendment, consider this: if they can go after the Second, there is nothing stopping them going after the First

offsite link Moveable Feast Cafe 2017/08/19 ? Open Thread Sat Aug 19, 2017 22:00 | Herb Swanson
2017/08/19 21:00:02Welcome to the ‘Moveable Feast Cafe’. The ‘Moveable Feast’ is an open thread where readers can post wide ranging observations, articles, rants, off topic and have animate discussions of

offsite link Anti-goyim headline by the Huffington Post Sat Aug 19, 2017 21:04 | The Saker
See here for the details about Sam Levine?s article, photo and headline: http://www.unz.com/isteve/goy-bye-mai... http://www.pacificpundit.com/2017/08/... I won’t even bother commenting myself.  QED is all I will say. The Saker and a

offsite link Russia?s Foreign Ministry answer to anti-Russia statements by CIA Director Mike Pompeo Sat Aug 19, 2017 17:30 | Scott
Briefing by Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Maria Zakharova, Moscow, August 17, 2017 ????, ? ??????? ? ??? ???????????? ?? ??????????… pic.twitter.com/SAOMkMmExT — ?????????? ???????? (@Current_policy) August 18, 2017 “It is strange

offsite link The coup Sat Aug 19, 2017 16:19 | The Saker

The Saker >>

Dublin - Event Notice
Tuesday May 06 2008

Bertie Ahern hands in his Resignation

category dublin | history and heritage | event notice author Tuesday May 06, 2008 13:11author by Laura Report this post to the editors

Let's give Bertie the send-off he deserves

Bertie Ahern will this evening hand his resignation in to President Mary McAleese, at Aras an Uachtaran, and good riddance too. There will be a demo there at 5pm so that we can give him the send off he deserves.

During Bertie's watch, we saw our heritage being bulldozed at Tara. Ireland is fast disappearing under concrete, while public transport remains neglected. Shannon, Rossport, the health service, civil rights, accountability, transparency-all have been assaulted under Bertie's reign.
The Housing Act amendments now mean that protesters are being criminalised. Bertie openly spoke of his admiration for the Chinese authorities, and declared that he would love to have the same powers as they do.
No doubt, Mahon will not be Bertie's last tribunal. In years to come, he will most likely be a figure at the Tara tribunal, along with Noel Dempsey and his other cronies.
Since he announced his resignation, there has been an extraordinary amount of sycophantic behaviour and comments, as though the man was some sort of saint.
So let's all head down to the Aras today, and remind people that the man is a crook.
Sure, it's a lovely day for it!

author by TaraTaraTarapublication date Tue May 06, 2008 17:37Report this post to the editors

Some of the good humoured Protesters at the Boyne today enjoying the sunshine.

Indeed why should Bertie leave to the sound of applause only!!! Good riddance.

Councillor Philip Cantwell joins the Demo
Councillor Philip Cantwell joins the Demo

Sunny people
Sunny people

Dont forget the brown envelope ;)
Dont forget the brown envelope ;)

Goodbye Bertie
Goodbye Bertie

Related Link: http://www.tarapixie.net
author by Laurapublication date Tue May 06, 2008 15:29Report this post to the editors

The amendment I'm talking about is the one that made trespass a criminal rather than civil matter.

author by Carmel.publication date Tue May 06, 2008 15:11Report this post to the editors

"The Housing Act amendments now mean that protesters are being criminalised"

Unaware of this. Please refer. And yes, he's a crook, but he's a cunning and ruthless crook with an eye on a rosy future he doesn't deserve.

 
© 2001-2017 Independent Media Centre Ireland. Unless otherwise stated by the author, all content is free for non-commercial reuse, reprint, and rebroadcast, on the net and elsewhere. Opinions are those of the contributors and are not necessarily endorsed by Independent Media Centre Ireland. Disclaimer | Privacy