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national / workers issues / event notice Monday August 09, 2010 - 11:42 by SIPTU Community Campaign   text 1 comment (last - thursday august 12, 2010 - 20:46)
Day of action to defend Community and Voluntary Sector ... read full story / add a comment
international / workers issues / news report Wednesday June 30, 2010 - 08:29 by Socialist Party   text 3 comments (last - friday july 02, 2010 - 16:06)   video 4 video files
Hundreds took part in the Irish demonstration against EU/IMF cuts last Saturday. Speakers included Joe Higgins MEP, Cllr Cieran Perry, Malachy Steenson Workers Party, Cllr Richard Boyd Barrett People Before Profit Alliance, Cllr Louise Minihan Éirigí, Gregor Kerr, WSM, James O'Toole Right To Work Campaign and Shell to Sea. ... read full story / add a comment
dublin / workers issues / news report Monday May 31, 2010 - 09:32 by Trade Union TV   text 1 comment (last - wednesday june 02, 2010 - 15:47)   video 1 video file
Video report from May 25th Right To Work rally at the Daíl. ... read full story / add a comment
INTO members give the Croke park Deal the Red card!
national / workers issues / news report Monday May 10, 2010 - 22:53 by INTO Vote NO   image 1 image
Members of the ‘INTO Vote No’ Campaign gathered outside Croke Park today ) to call on members of their union, the Irish National Teachers Organisation, and other public sector unions to reject the Croke Park deal in the ballot currently underway.
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dublin / workers issues / news report Tuesday May 04, 2010 - 20:48 by Paula Geraghty   text 2 comments (last - thursday may 06, 2010 - 20:16)   image 10 images   video 1 video file
Hundreds marched in support of a better and fairer way for workers and society from Parnell Square to Liberty Hall. Speakers included Hilda Regaspi from the Domestic Workers Action Group, Arthur Scargill, Phil McFadden (President, Dublin Trades Council), Sam Nolan (Secretary, Dublin Trades Council and Louise O'Reily, Siptu. ... read full story / add a comment
Noel Murphy (IWU) speaking at Solidarity Books
cork / workers issues / feature Tuesday May 04, 2010 - 17:12 by Ray   text 13 comments (last - sunday may 09, 2010 - 14:50)   image 37 images
As once again Cork's mainstream trade unions declined to publicly celebrate the everlasting memorial day to working peoples' struggles worldwide, it falls to Solidarity Books/Workers Solidarity Movement Cork Branch and the Independent Workers Union to mark this most important of days. A day of public talks and a community meal was organised by the local branch of the WSM at Solidarity Books, which complemented excellently the annual May Day march through the city streets this evening organised as usual by the Independent Workers Union. ... read full story / add a comment
national / workers issues / event notice Wednesday April 28, 2010 - 16:29 by Stephen Boyd   text 2 comments (last - friday may 07, 2010 - 10:21)
galway / workers issues / news report Monday April 19, 2010 - 12:55 by Paula Geraghty   video 1 video file
Trade Union TV presents the Restaurant Workers Action Group protest at Supermac's Eyre Square Galway to defend restaurant workers minimum wages (16/04/2010)

Start you week with a little bit of resistance! ... read full story / add a comment
national / workers issues / opinion/analysis Wednesday April 07, 2010 - 16:34 by hs   text 13 comments (last - saturday april 17, 2010 - 13:10)   image 2 images
Vincent Browne calls for a new unified political movement ... read full story / add a comment
national / workers issues / opinion/analysis Tuesday March 30, 2010 - 16:02 by Róisín Ní Maoileoin   text 8 comments (last - thursday april 01, 2010 - 16:44)
The Government have negotiated a tentative agreement with the public sector unions. Let us have a look at what the union representatives agreed to:

1. No restoration of pay cuts
2. Longer hours for the same wages
3. 7-day work weeks resulting in no overtime
4. Redeployment of workers at Government's discretion
5. Staff reduction
6. Outsourcing of public sector jobs at Government discretion ... read full story / add a comment
national / workers issues / news report Friday March 12, 2010 - 01:10 by Paula Geraghty   text 2 comments (last - monday april 26, 2010 - 22:42)   video 1 video file
Video of taxi drivers outside the Taxi regulator's office at the end of the occupation. A number of taxi drivers are interviewed including the 71 year old who describes how he was assaulted. Filmed tuesday 9th March. ... read full story / add a comment
This is a table of what public sector workers in Ireland really earn based on the data given in the reply to a Dail question in Feb 09.
national / workers issues / feature Thursday December 03, 2009 - 17:40 by Andrew   text 44 comments (last - saturday december 12, 2009 - 21:50)   image 2 images
The cancellation of today's strike is a blow to the developing movement against the cuts on the scale of the cancellation of the March 30th strike at the start of the year. The so called compromise ICTU have been negotiating for is a further blow, it seems designed to drive a wedge between workers and fails to answer the main problem public sector workers have, the inability to take further cuts. But the strike that did happen on 24th November has brought 250,000 workers into their first experience of the power we collectively hold and points towards an alternative ... read full story / add a comment
dublin / workers issues / event notice Wednesday December 02, 2009 - 23:29 by Eugene Mc Cartan
Thursday 10 December, 7:30 p.m.
Public meeting
The budget: A response from the left ... read full story / add a comment
dublin / workers issues / event notice Monday November 23, 2009 - 15:03 by centre for public-cultures
Invitation-All Welcome:
‘Baby, it’s cold outside’: the Humanities and the Post- Credit Crunch Economy.
As part of its on-going commitment to the project of ‘Enabling Dissent: the Creation of a Civil Society’, The Centre for Public Culture Studies, IADT, is hosting a special event on the 2nd of December 2009. Date: Wednesday, the 2nd of December, 6.30 to 8.30 pm, in a019, Atrium, at IADT. To book a place: email paula.gilligan@iadt.ie. To email questions for the panel: email cormac.deane@iadt.ie
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national / workers issues / news report Monday November 23, 2009 - 11:23 by Alan MacSimóin   text 6 comments (last - wednesday november 25, 2009 - 17:40)
Working people hit the streets in huge numbers on November 6th. The protests showed, once again, that there is a willingness to resist the government’s attacks on living standards. Most observers put the total number who walked out of work to take part in the eight protests at around 100,000. ... read full story / add a comment
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national / workers issues / news report Saturday November 14, 2009 - 08:08 by Michael Gallagher   image 5 images
Public Service Strike 24th November

Friday, 13 November 2009

Association of Secondary Teachers Ireland, Irish Federation of University Teachers, Irish National Teachers’ Organisation and Teachers Union of Ireland

Up to 65,000 teachers, lecturers to take industrial action

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dublin / workers issues / news report Friday October 16, 2009 - 16:14 by Jack Carrigan
STRIKING workers at Coca-Cola HBC Ireland let bosses know they are not giving up this week. Around 700 protestors marched from Liberty Hall to the company’s HQ on Baggot St. on Wednesday, 14 October. The march was organised by SIPTU and supported by trade unionists, left groups, and the Workers Solidarity Movement (WSM). ... read full story / add a comment
dublin / workers issues / event notice Monday October 12, 2009 - 20:58 by Paul Kinsella   text 1 comment (last - monday october 12, 2009 - 23:39)
To all supporters/contacts,

Many of you will be aware of this already, but please pass it on to all you know, so as to get the biggest crowd possible on Wednesday. ... read full story / add a comment
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dublin / workers issues / news report Monday October 05, 2009 - 16:37 by Dermo   text 1 comment (last - thursday october 08, 2009 - 15:17)   image 1 image
A crowd of about 100 people gathered to march down towards the gate of Marine Terminals Ltd. In anticipation of the march by the strikers and their supporters, the company had closed the gates. The march happened on the same day that polls were open for the Lisbon treaty, and a number of speakers at the gate made the point that this was the type of Europe we were getting thanks to Lisbon. ... read full story / add a comment
Free Money - Nama Dollar
national / workers issues / press release Wednesday September 23, 2009 - 14:51 by Darragh O'Connor   image 2 images   video 1 video file
30th Septmeber, 1pm, Parnell Square, Dublin - Thousands of Community workers, activists and ordinary people will protest against the current round of cuts and those proposed in McCarthy's "Bord Snip Nua" report. ... read full story / add a comment
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