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IRISH POLITICIANS BETRAY GAZA
Irish political representatives shamefully abstain in crucial UN vote on Gaza

Ireland and 16 other EU countries abstained from the UN Human Rights Council resolution to set up a commission of inquiry into Gaza. Apparently over "concerns that the draft text was unbalanced, inaccurate and prejudges the outcome of the investigation." The resolution was approved with 29 votes in favour, one against (the United States) and 17 abstentions. More details see here
Ireland's ambassador to the UN Patricia O'Brien today said Ireland had
"a very valid reason not to support the resolution."
Yeah right Patricia, and the reason was our masters in the US embassy told us not to vote in favour and our spineless politicians meekly obeyed.

Update 03/08/2014:Just hours after an attack on a United Nations-operated school took the lives of 20 civilians last week, the US announced it would resupply Israeli military with new ammunition to further their campaign on the war-ravaged city. Only several days later, the US Congress overwhelmingly approved an emergency measure to grant Israel $225 million in additional funding to boost the country’s missile defense capabilities. "

UPDATE 12th August: So far Israel has killed over 1949 Palestinians including
449 children. 9891 injured, including over 3000 children.
This count is increasing by the hour.

For a list of all names, see http://www.imemc.org/article/68429
- the website of the International Middle East Media Center.

Locked on!
mayo / anti-capitalism / news report Tuesday April 05, 2011 00:20 by Rossport Solidarity Camp   text 1 comment (last - tuesday april 05, 2011 22:56)   image 4 images
At 7am this morning a group of people entered Shells land in Aughoose. 2 people attached themselves together using a concrete tube blocking Shells new bog mat road that runs through their compound. The blockade lasted 11 hours and was followed by a spontaneousness action that stopped work for a further hour. read full story / add a comment
Rainbow marks the spot
mayo / miscellaneous / news report Monday April 04, 2011 00:58 by RSC   text 3 comments (last - monday april 04, 2011 15:29)   image 6 images
Yesterday afternoon, Shell security personnel watched helplessly from their compound as Shell to Sea supporters overturned bog tracks that were laid to enable heavy machinery to build the next stage of the Corrib gas pipeline.

Since Tuesday Shell has been trying to work on this most controversial part of their project, despite the fact that a judicial review of the Bord Pleanala permission for it is due this week. The campaigners from all over the country displaced more than 30ft of bog tracks.

ENDS

FOR VERIFICATION AND COMMENT – CONTACT: Rossport Solidarity Camp – 085 114 1170
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mayo / environment / news report Saturday April 02, 2011 19:17 by Rossport Solidarity Camp   text 1 comment (last - sunday april 03, 2011 09:52)
2nd National Day of Action at Aughoose sees bogmat track removed under watching eyes of security guards read full story / add a comment
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mayo / sci-tech / news report Wednesday March 30, 2011 20:06 by Rudiger   text 9 comments (last - tuesday april 05, 2011 11:29)   image 11 images
Last night and this morning, Shell were blocked from accessing their newly created compound in Aughoose for 16 hours after a protester locked on underneath an IRMS security van that was blocking the entrance. Members of the local community and Rossport Solidarity Camp kept vigil throughout the night, worried that IRMS might try to use similar violence to the night that Willie Corduff was beaten up while under a lorry at the Glengad compound in 2009. read full story / add a comment
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mayo / miscellaneous / feature Tuesday March 29, 2011 21:31 by míol mór   text 3 comments (last - saturday april 02, 2011 20:41)   image 4 images
Come up straight away or join us for the Days of Action this Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd April. Accomodation & food provided, donations welcome. email or txt 0851141170 for details.

The injustice faced by the community here is symbolic of the corruption and problems faced by people all over Ireland. read full story / add a comment
mayo / miscellaneous / news report Tuesday March 22, 2011 22:54 by Community campaigns gathering   1 attached file
Here is the programme for the All Ireland Community Campaigns Gathering, there are still some places left so email communitycampaignsgathering@gmail.com to book your place. read full story / add a comment
mayo / anti-war / news report Tuesday March 22, 2011 22:51 by Rossport Solidarity camp
Come and help build the new camp this weekend! read full story / add a comment
mayo / environment / news report Tuesday March 22, 2011 22:34 by Rossport Solidarity camp
This morning 5 members of the Rossport solidarity camp blockaded Shell Oil from accessing thier proposed compound in Glengad Co.Mayo. read full story / add a comment
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mayo / environment / press release Monday March 21, 2011 19:36 by Rossport Solidarity Camp   text 2 comments (last - tuesday march 22, 2011 10:05)   image 2 images
This morning, Shell workers were successfully prevented from carrying out survey work at the Glengad site. read full story / add a comment
Our new camp
mayo / environment / news report Sunday March 20, 2011 19:05 by Rossport Solidarity Camp   image 1 image
Today 20 people helped set up the foundations of the 2011 Rossport Solidarity Camp in Aughoose read full story / add a comment
First Benders up!
mayo / anti-capitalism / news report Wednesday March 16, 2011 21:12 by Rossport solidarity camp   text 1 comment (last - friday march 18, 2011 11:59)   image 3 images
Come and help build the new camp this weekend!
read full story / add a comment
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mayo / miscellaneous / news report Monday March 14, 2011 12:35 by Up Mayo   image 2 images
Is this the kind of ‘honesty’ we can expect from Enda? read full story / add a comment
Massive increase in security presence to protect a strimmer
mayo / environment / news report Thursday March 10, 2011 23:40 by Rossport Solidarity Camp   text 1 comment (last - friday march 11, 2011 10:41)   image 4 images
6 members of the Rossport Solidarity Camp attempted to stop Shell work on the proposed site for the Glengad compound today. read full story / add a comment
The View at Glengad
mayo / environment / news report Wednesday March 09, 2011 22:22 by Rossport Solidarity Camp   image 1 image
In the past two days members of the Rossport Solidarity Camp have stopped Shell carrying out their Survey Work. The actions where successful. There have been no arrest. read full story / add a comment
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mayo / environment / press release Wednesday March 09, 2011 12:28 by RSC   image 1 image
* Come up to the Rossport Solidarity Camp Summer Gathering for the May Bank Holiday weekend to see for yourself what's at stake and learn more about the campaign. read full story / add a comment
Work being Disrupted
mayo / environment / news report Wednesday March 02, 2011 16:00 by Rossport Solidarity camp   text 1 comment (last - wednesday march 02, 2011 19:22)   image 3 images
This morning 6 people got in the way of Shell's survey work causing them to pack up and go away. read full story / add a comment
Stopping Work
mayo / environment / news report Friday February 25, 2011 17:55 by Rossport Solidarity Camp   text 1 comment (last - saturday february 26, 2011 22:12)   image 1 image
Today, 12 people from the Rossport Solidarity Camp walked onto the land where Shell intend to build their compound to disrupt survey work. No one was arrested. read full story / add a comment
Shell to Sea
mayo / miscellaneous / news report Thursday February 24, 2011 17:12 by Shell to Sea   text 2 comments (last - friday february 25, 2011 12:14)   image 2 images
Shell to Sea blitz O'Connell Street with banners and leaflets on final day of 2011 election campaign read full story / add a comment
Get ready to Stop Shell!
mayo / environment / news report Thursday February 24, 2011 15:24 by Stop Shell Hell   text 1 comment (last - friday february 25, 2011 11:47)   image 2 images
Come up for a weekend of non-violent direct action (nvda) training, meet the community and see this incredible place.
If you have ever wanted to take action and be part of the campaign, the time is now!
All welcome, open to complete beginners-no experience necessary.
Please try to arrive by the evening of Friday 4th if possible.
Food will be cooked communally, donations welcome.
Accommodation is available in the camp house or book in to the lovely Kilcommon lodge hostel http://www.kilcommonlodge.ie read full story / add a comment
Shell workers talking to the gardaí
mayo / environment / news report Thursday February 24, 2011 15:21 by J Debender   text 2 comments (last - thursday february 24, 2011 20:52)   image 8 images
This Wednesday 23 February four people from the Rossport Solidarity Camp went down to the beach in Aughoos to disrupt the survey work going on on the public beach, and one person was arrested. read full story / add a comment
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