Irish Nurse Reveals What Really Went On In Hospitals During The Pandemic 00:10 Jun 23 0 comments
Dr Robert Malone inventor of mRNA Vaccines Gives Important Speech on Censorship, the WHO and WEF 22:26 May 31 0 comments
ERSI / Economists Call for deeper cuts 10:40 Sep 01 0 comments
The Case for Irish Drug Policy Reform 02:16 Aug 30 2 comments
Australian Climate Scientists Get Death Threats. 21:21 Jun 08 26 commentsmore >>
â€˜Reduced Serviceâ€™ Sat Jun 18, 2022 11:37 | Anti-Empire
Inconvenient Questions for the â€œSpecia... Wed Jun 15, 2022 16:32 | Anti-Empire
Who Dares Apply Anti-Interventionist Ana... Tue Jun 14, 2022 11:15 | Anti-Empire
Kiev Puts Its Military Deaths at 10,000 ... Mon Jun 13, 2022 05:58 | Anti-Empire
Rosgvard Wasnâ€™t Told Theyâ€™d Be Going... Sun Jun 12, 2022 14:24 | Rolo Slavsky
A bird's eye view of the vineyard
Europe?s Third Attempt at Suicide and Generation Z+ Mon Jun 27, 2022 16:19 | amarynth
Sanctions against Russia are leading Latin America to the abyss Mon Jun 27, 2022 13:47 | amarynth
Yellow Vest Win: Proving that Western Liberal Democracy is the same old autocracy Mon Jun 27, 2022 11:46 | amarynth
Sitrep Operation Z: Open Thread Sun Jun 26, 2022 13:36 | amarynth
French vote shows the undemocratic rot of the pan-European project 2/2 Sun Jun 26, 2022 11:41 | amarynth
Interested in maladministration. Estd. 2005
Irish Examiner and fake news Anthony
Voltaire, international edition
Alain Benajam passed away Sun Jun 26, 2022 18:18 | en
Russia to provide Belarus with Iskander-M missiles Sun Jun 26, 2022 18:01 | en
Zelensky to replace head of SBU Sat Jun 25, 2022 19:07 | en
USAID and State Department refuse scrutiny of Afghan file Sat Jun 25, 2022 17:43 | en
London bans Russia's participation in OSCE forum Fri Jun 24, 2022 06:50 | en
Risk Of Flying Has Dramatically Gone Up Because Pilots Are Having Heart Attacks After The Covid Vaccine
The National Transport Agency (NTA) wants to redesign all Dublin Bus routes. They promise a faster, more efficient bus service with more buses and better frequency for Dubliners. They also promise a more environmentally friendly transport system for the capital. If this was delivered it would mark a major step forward for life in the city. But the reality is not that simple. The plan hinges on 16 new radial bus corridors on the busiest routes – primarily linking outer suburbs with the city centre. At a future (non-defined) date, they also promise orbital routes to link the outer parts of the city together.
national / public consultation / irish social forum Thursday July 31, 2008 22:02 by Anthony Sheridan
When corruption is uncovered in functional jurisdictions a long established and well tested series of events come into play. Police investigate and if sufficient evidence is collected suspects are brought before the courts to account for themselves. If found guilty, they are given appropriate punishment. In dysfunctional jurisdictions such procedures are often ignored in the interests of protecting the powerful.
From the Newswire by Seedot: A report and pics from a weekend in London - covers the Camden Centre, Beyond the ESF and the Official ESF.
The ideals of the social forum process speak of the creation of a space for dialog and debate between the many social movements that present an opposition to capitalism. The Porto Allegre principles are designed to ensure as inclusive and broad a forum as possible, to encourage the cross-fertilization of all these strands that make up what is referred to as the 'movement'. While the London organising process has been heavily criticised for its departures from the charter of principles many people traveled to London because of the sheer scale of the event, the opportunity to see the differences between the groups and test the pulse of the European movements. The diversity was supposed to be the strength of the social forum, the size was supposed to overcome the problems in the organising with space for everyone in the various events.
Before I left Dublin I had read of the range of groups and spaces and thought that the weekend would be an opportunity to witness this marvelous coming together that many had spoken of in the social forum process. The weekend before I had sat in a circle at the Irish Social Forum and heard academics, trade unionists, social democrats and anarchists discussing their opposing and complimentary views of neo-liberalism and their strategies for dealing with it. The meeting had been positive, not least for the links that were made and the comparisons drawn with the mass movement that developed in Ireland a century before as Nationalism, Socialism and what came to be Irish Republicanism coalesced to defeat the imperialism of that time. London was supposed to be this on a much larger stage.
Flying home my feelings were more of frustration and opportunities missed than any real satisfaction or excitement. I attended events at the Indymedia Centre in Camden, at the Beyond the ESF in Tottenham and the 'Official' ESF at Alexander Palace. Each event was well organised and attended yet it felt like I had been to three conferences in the one weekend. The frustration was that the linkages and cross fertilizations seem to have been ruled out even before the event began as each of the movements retreated into its own space, establishing multiple fora which talked amongst themselves. While what happened was thoughtful, sincere and at times exciting it was what didn't happen that left the lasting impression.
national / public consultation / irish social forum Wednesday October 06, 2004 20:12 by Irish Social Forum
A debate on how best to oppose the forces of neoliberalism and global capitalism – and indeed what to replace it with - is set to be the highlight of this year's Irish Social Forum, which will take place in Dublin next weekend, October 8th to 10th. Another central theme will be racism in Ireland and its role in neoliberalism. Author and academic Peadar Kirby will argue for less market and more state... "What we call the Celtic Tiger is simply an Irish version of the tilt towards the market that is evident in countries throughout the world, as the state restructures itself so as to put the needs of global capital above the needs of its citizens."
However, Aileen O'Carroll of the anarchist Workers Solidarity Movement is calling for a "social revolution" to bring about "a world based on the principles of economic equality and direct democracy rather than the principle of profit. For me, the only solution is to replace this political system with one which is completely different," O'Carroll said. "I don't believe parliament will bring us the change we want. It cannot challenge the fundamental inequalities of neoliberalism. Parliament's role is to manage inequality not to remove it." The plenary, which will also be addressed by Mick O'Reilly of the ATGWU and Labour Councillor Mary Murphy, will feature conflicting views on social partnership and whether to participate in it.
Meanwhile, the role of racism in the neoliberal globalisation project will be highlighted at the other main plenary, titled Racism in Ireland. Author and Trinity College academic Dr Ronit Lentin will focus on the consequences, for Ireland, of the global migration regime. In the wake of the 2004 Citizenship referendum, Lentin will argue that "while, like all modern nation-states, Ireland is a 'racial state', at the present time of unparalleled prosperity (which, however, is accompanied by growing poverty and rich-poor gaps), Ireland is also a racist state. Ireland is creating armies of invisible migrant labourers. Looking at the stories of migrants is one alternative way to think about globalisation in today's Ireland." Also due to speak at the plenary on racism are Aisling Reidy of the Irish Council for Civil Liberties, Rosanna Flynn of Residents Against Racism and Jason Brannigan of Belfast-based Fascists Out Campaign.
The ISF will feature workshops hosted by more than 40 different groups from around Ireland on such topics as racism, trade unions, inner-city regeneration, trade justice, the global arms trade, Public Private Partnerships, the US military's use of Shannon Airport, female genital mutilation, left unity, incinerators, the EU constitution and the Criminal Justice Bill.
Mon 27 Jun, 18:56
Lobby your TD to vote NO to renewal of Emergency Powers by the Govt 23:04 Mon 21 Feb 0 comments
Teachers serve notice of #liability on #vaccination centre staff. 23:41 Tue 18 Jan 1 comments
A Mandate Free Ireland Newsletter #4 18:36 Mon 03 Jan 0 comments
New East-West walking and cycle route to link Nutgrove to Dún Laoghaire 00:24 Wed 24 Nov 0 comments
Finally Irish Doctors are Starting to Speak out about the Dangerous Vaccines 00:47 Sat 04 Sep 7 comments
Open Letter to Irish Medical Times - Blocking the use of Ivermectin 11:07 Tue 10 Aug 0 comments
SHARE: The Conversation the Media Buried – but it will Never Die! 22:38 Wed 28 Jul 0 comments
National Development Plan - Open for Public Consultation until Jan 29th 11:26 Tue 19 Jan 0 comments
Ep.2 - The Healthy Debate_Shaping the Covid-19 narrative & the failings of PCR testing 23:15 Wed 18 Nov 0 comments
Episode 1: Health Freedom Ireland independent inquiry into the corona situation in Ireland 23:01 Wed 11 Nov 0 commentsmore >>
Important Notice & Fundraiser For Stephen Manning Of Integrity Ireland Feb 03 0 comments
Refusal Of Access To Hospitals For Medical Treatment Nov 30 0 comments
The Irish Inquiry - The Iconoclast Roundtable Series #3 Oct 02 0 comments
Leaving the Irish Defense Forces Sep 07 0 commentsmore >>
New Movement to Fight Tyranny: A Stand In The Park Jun 21 0 comments
Carbon Credits and Unemployment in Ireland Aug 01 1 comments
Progressive Film Club: Film Festival - Slices Of Life Mar 28 Progressive film club 0 comments
A healing evening for people who have been abused Oct 08 www.lamhhealingfoundation.com 2 commentsmore >>
Israeli Colonizers Install Outpost Near Spring In Northern Plains Mon Jun 27, 2022 13:28 | IMEMC News
Israeli Soldiers Demolish Irrigation Pool Near Ramallah Mon Jun 27, 2022 13:11 | IMEMC News
Israeli Soldiers Abduct Twenty-Three Palestinians, Injure Two, In West Bank Mon Jun 27, 2022 10:02 | IMEMC News
Israeli Army Confiscates Caravan, Solar Cell, And Water Tank, In Khirbat Ibziq Mon Jun 27, 2022 09:13 | IMEMC News
Israel Demolishes Al-Arakib Village For 203rd Time Mon Jun 27, 2022 07:49 | IMEMC News