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sligo / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Sunday February 19, 2006 13:42 by Kathart   text 2 comments (last - monday february 20, 2006 00:40)
A DECISION by the Labour Party’s national executive committee to reject an appeal made by Councillor Declan Bree, relating to a decision by a party complaints committee, has been described as “appalling but predictable” by Sligo’s former Mayor read full story / add a comment
sligo / anti-war / imperialism / news report Friday January 06, 2006 18:29 by John McGowan   text 4 comments (last - tuesday january 10, 2006 11:27)
The call for US army planes using Shannon airport to be inspected was strengthened today when the Council for Europe welcomed the proposal made by the Irish Human Rights Commission.
In a letter to the president of the IHRC, Maurice Manning, the Council supported the need for the planes to be inspected and said that it shared the concerns over the use of Shannon by planes that may be carrying prisoners destined for illegal torture camps.
Alvaro Gil-Robles, Council for Europe Human Rights Commissioner, said states had a responsibility to ensure that their territories are not used for illicit purposes. read full story / add a comment
sligo / anti-war / imperialism / news report Friday December 23, 2005 15:34 by John McGowan   text 7 comments (last - friday december 30, 2005 15:51)
The Irish Human Rights Commission has called for US planes landing at Shannon to be inspected by the Government. read full story / add a comment
sligo / worker & community struggles and protests / opinion/analysis Friday December 23, 2005 12:35 by John McGowan   text 20 comments (last - tuesday january 24, 2006 23:04)
Civil Servants across the North of Ireland were outraged by the paltry pay rise offered to them by Secretary of State Peter Hain. read full story / add a comment
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sligo / racism & migration related issues / opinion/analysis Friday December 09, 2005 19:01 by Supporter   text 116 comments (last - thursday march 19, 2009 22:43)   image 3 images
This woman is now in hiding. Her children have been taken into care. Stay tuned for updates.

"My name is Pamela Enitan Izevbekhai, I am a Nigerian seeking permission to remain in Ireland on humanitarian grounds with my two female children, Naomi (4) and Jemima (3). read full story / add a comment
sligo / elections / politics / news report Wednesday November 30, 2005 23:27 by Kat   text 1 comment (last - thursday december 01, 2005 11:13)
Labour HQ is to rule next week if councillor’s decision to break ranks has damaged party’s interests... read full story / add a comment
sligo / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Thursday November 24, 2005 20:16 by Dave   text 23 comments (last - saturday december 03, 2005 18:19)
Speculation is mounting on the future of former Sligo-Leitrim Labour TD Declan Bree after a complaint he made against party leader Pat Rabbitte was rejected by an internal disciplinary committee. read full story / add a comment
sligo / bin tax / household tax / water tax / news report Saturday November 19, 2005 18:07 by Paul   text 13 comments (last - tuesday november 22, 2005 22:09)
Sligo/North Leitrim Labour Party election candidate has angered local party supporters over his recent support for an increase in bin charges. read full story / add a comment
sligo / elections / politics / news report Sunday November 13, 2005 23:46 by Pat   text 39 comments (last - sunday november 20, 2005 22:14)
Following his decision not to seek a nomination for the Labour Party for the forthcoming General Election, speculation is now rife that Clr. Declan Bree may run as an Independent candidate. read full story / add a comment
sligo / elections / politics / news report Saturday November 05, 2005 00:20 by Mike   text 1 comment (last - saturday november 05, 2005 13:37)
Sligo Labour Party Councillor and former TD, Declan Bree, has ruled himself out of contesting the next General Election as a Labour candidate. Councillor Bree has this afternoon indicated that he will not stand as a candidate while Pat Rabbite remains leader of the party. read full story / add a comment
sligo / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Monday October 10, 2005 11:40 by Allen   text 9 comments (last - thursday october 13, 2005 18:40)
Sligo Labour Clr Declan Bree has been severly reprimanded but has escaped disciplinary action, following the outcome of his appearence before a party complaints committee in Dublin yesterday. read full story / add a comment
sligo / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Friday October 07, 2005 23:50 by Allen   text 5 comments (last - sunday october 09, 2005 16:58)
THE special committee established by the Labour Party to consider a complaint against Councillor Declan Bree will reconvene in Dublin this Saturday (8th October), at noon. read full story / add a comment
sligo / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Wednesday September 21, 2005 22:42 by fellow traveller   text 11 comments (last - wednesday october 05, 2005 00:19)
Today up to 20 Travellers picketed the Labour Party HQ in support of Cllr. Declan Bree during a party disciplinary hearing to censure the Sligo Councillor for supporting Travellers rights. read full story / add a comment
sligo / rights, freedoms and repression / press release Tuesday September 20, 2005 19:35 by TM   text 9 comments (last - thursday september 22, 2005 22:57)
The Special Complaints Committee established by the Labour Party to consider the complaint against the former Mayor of Sligo, Councillor Declan Bree, will meet in the Labour Party Head Office, 17, Ely Place, Dublin 2, on this Wednesday afternoon, 21st September commencing at 3.30.p.m. Declan Bree and others from Sligo will be attending the hearing. read full story / add a comment
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sligo / environment / news report Thursday September 15, 2005 22:06 by Niall Flaherty   text 4 comments (last - friday september 16, 2005 18:34)   image 15 images
Shell to Sea plan mass rally for the Rossport 5, they launched the march today outside Shell's Dublin Offices in Corrib House, on Lower Leeson Street. Family of members of the Rossport 5 were in attendance.

We appeal to everyone to tell their friends, family, neighbours and work colleagues about October 1st. Let’s make it a day for the people of Ireland to express their strength and conviction, and to make their voices heard.

October 1st: March assembles 2.30pm, Garden Of Remembrance, Parnell Sq. March to Leinster House. read full story / add a comment
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sligo / miscellaneous / news report Monday September 12, 2005 16:05 by Shell2Sea   text 8 comments (last - wednesday september 14, 2005 19:16)   image 24 images
Over 400 people marched through the Streets of Sligo last Saturday in support for the Rossport Five who have been in prison for over 70 days. read full story / add a comment
sligo / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Thursday September 08, 2005 23:18 by Mike   text 41 comments (last - sunday october 09, 2005 13:45)
Clr. Declan Bree has been accused of trying to destroy the Labour Party and create division in the local organisation. The claim is made by Nicola McGarry, daughter of the controversial ex-FG councillor Jim McGarry who joined the Labour Party in 2004, who says that Clr.Bree is a man undergoing a 'midlife political crisis'. read full story / add a comment
sligo / summit mobilisations / press release Thursday September 08, 2005 21:48 by Sligo   text 19 comments (last - tuesday september 13, 2005 18:34)
The 'Shell to Sea' group are organising a 'Justice for the Rossport 5' march, rally and benefit in Sligo on Saturday September 10th. read full story / add a comment
sligo / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Thursday September 01, 2005 11:43 by Allen   text 112 comments (last - thursday september 15, 2005 01:27)
THE former Mayor of Sligo, Councillor Declan Bree, could face expulsion from the Labour Party when a simmering internal row comes to a head with the hearing of a formal complaint against him by a Special Committee in September read full story / add a comment
sligo / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Friday July 22, 2005 23:21 by R Ellis   text 6 comments (last - tuesday july 26, 2005 01:35)
Letter published in this weeks Sligo Champion & Sligo Weekender by Labour Party Local Election candidate (1999 & 2004) and former Sligo/Leitrim Constituency PRO, Mr. Tim Mulcahy

http://www.labour.ie/timmulcahy/ read full story / add a comment
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