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This is an Iraqi war victim. Irish children could be next. This is the reality of war and conflict. We are a part of this war with Shannon used as a US war base.
national / anti-war / imperialism / feature Saturday November 12, 2005 21:46 by periodical progress towards something or other happening   text 66 comments (last - monday october 09, 2006 16:42)   image 3 images
Anjem Choudary (also known as Omar Bakri Muhammad), a Muslim cleric born in Syria and who participated in the 1982 revolution against the Syrian Ba'athist regime to be later given political asylum in the UK spoke at a debate in Trinity College on Thursday night. Choudary is well known for his extremist Islamic views and was leader of Al-Muhajiroun, an organisation whose eventual goal was to prepare the way for a global Islamic theocracy. read full story / add a comment
Ciaron
international / anti-war / imperialism / feature Sunday October 23, 2005 21:42 by Paul MacGiolla Bán   text 36 comments (last - tuesday november 08, 2005 01:26)   image 6 images
Together with Deirdre Clancy, Nuin Dunlop, Karen Fallon and Damien Moran, Ciaron is one of the group known as the Pit Stop Ploughshares. In early February 2003, these five took part in the non-violent disarmament of a US Navy War Plane at shannon airport. They have been charged with US$2.5 million damage to the plane, which was forced to return to Texas rather than continue its journey to Iraq. Their trial begins on Monday Oct 24th 2005 at the Four Courts, Dublin, Ireland. This article gives a brief insight into the motivations of these dedicated peace activists. read full story / add a comment
Take the message where it's needed
clare / anti-war / imperialism / feature Sunday October 09, 2005 15:04 by Tim Hourigan   text 31 comments (last - thursday november 17, 2005 14:25)   image 13 images
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national / anti-war / imperialism / feature Monday September 12, 2005 16:49 by Anthony   text 5 comments (last - thursday september 15, 2005 13:08)   image 3 images
An Indymedia Editor presents: A short analysis of ongoing anti-war activity in Ireland within the context of global events including some of the most prominent upcoming events. read full story / add a comment
No More Killing
dublin / anti-war / imperialism / feature Thursday July 28, 2005 18:49 by 1 of IMC   text 20 comments (last - friday april 20, 2007 00:01)   image 11 images
Irish protests agains the killing of Jean Charles de Menezes organised by Dublin Catholic Worker / Pitstop Ploughshares. read full story / add a comment
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international / anti-war / imperialism / feature Wednesday May 11, 2005 01:18 by Niall Harnett   text 30 comments (last - friday may 20, 2005 23:04)   image 3 images
Article 40 of the Irish Constitution:

3.1° The State guarantees in its laws to respect, and, as far as practicable, by its laws to defend and vindicate the personal rights of the citizen.
"6.1. The State guarantees liberty for the exercise of the following rights, subject to public order and morality:
i. The right of the citizens to express freely their convictions and opinions. read full story / add a comment
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clare / anti-war / imperialism / feature Wednesday April 13, 2005 20:47 by Tim Hourigan   text 35 comments (last - friday august 05, 2005 04:48)   image 5 images
While planespotting OUTSIDE shannon Warport in broad daylight last Sunday, some planespotters found themselves on the receiving end of a fit of madness from one of the APOs who decided somehow that he had jurisdiction outside his patch. Besides manhandling a young lady and her camera, Airport Police Inspector Mike Hogan tried to pass himself off as a member of An Garda Siochana, which is a criminal offence. read full story / add a comment
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international / anti-war / imperialism / feature Thursday April 07, 2005 16:10 by St. John   text 3 comments (last - wednesday april 13, 2005 18:33)   image 1 image
The EYFA (European Youth For Action) Wintermeeting and Gluaiseacht Anti-War Meeting is taking place at the moment in Co. Clare. Here are some impressions of the week so far… read full story / add a comment
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dublin / anti-war / imperialism / feature Wednesday March 16, 2005 19:38 by redjade   text 35 comments (last - saturday july 30, 2005 16:01)   image 7 images
Kelly Dougherty
US Army National Guard,
Co-founder Iraq Veterans Against the War read full story / add a comment
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national / anti-war / imperialism / feature Sunday March 13, 2005 00:38 by padraic - 1 of Indymedia Ireland Editorial Group   text 20 comments (last - wednesday march 23, 2005 01:40)   image 6 images
On 3rd February 2003, as part of ongoing resistance at shannon Airport, the Pitstop Ploughshares disarmed a US warplane. Within the month, three of the four companies contracted at the time to ferry US troops and weapons had left Ireland. read full story / add a comment
Spot the crime in this photo? US warplane at Shannon.
clare / anti-war / imperialism / feature Monday March 07, 2005 22:11 by Tim Hourigan   text 39 comments (last - saturday november 26, 2005 21:32)   image 2 images
Peace activist Ed Horgan (ex Irish Army Commandant) has been arrested at shannon Airport for taking a picture of a US Hercules aircraft. This picture was taken in a public area. It looks as though the Irish State will stoop to nothing in its desparation to hide the evidence of illegal US troop movements. A private jet similar to the ones chartered by the CIA for illegal transport of prisoners for the purposes of torture was also spotted by him. He was unable to confirm this because he was arrested. read full story / add a comment
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national / anti-war / imperialism / feature Wednesday March 02, 2005 20:00 by Karen Fallon   text 39 comments (last - friday may 27, 2005 17:00)   image 4 images
Six Trident Ploughshares activists have occupied the Irish Embassy in London. They are demonstrating their solidarity with the widely popular cause of the Pitstop Ploughshares activists who are going on trial next week in an Irish court. The Ploughshares activists believe that the disruption of US munition and troop transport through shannon Airport helped to prevent the crime of genocide being carried out against the Iraqi people. read full story / add a comment
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international / anti-war / imperialism / feature Wednesday February 09, 2005 18:30 by 'Route Irish' to Sanctuary Project   text 39 comments (last - thursday july 20, 2006 15:54)   image 2 images
What if the funnel to Iraq, called shannon Airport, were to be transformed into a sanctuary for US Troops resisting the Iraq War by requesting asylum in Ireland? read full story / add a comment
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national / anti-war / imperialism / feature Tuesday February 08, 2005 17:55 by jober as a sudge   text 11 comments (last - tuesday december 13, 2005 12:35)   image 2 images
War on Trial in Ireland. read full story / add a comment
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clare / anti-war / imperialism / feature Wednesday January 26, 2005 22:25 by Ed   text 26 comments (last - saturday january 29, 2005 18:56)   image 2 images
Three anti-war protestors are in court facing charges for peacefully protesting against the use of shannon airport by the US military. Their offence was to be on a boat on the shannon estuary bearing a placard reading "Bush Go Home" at the time of Bush's visit last June. read full story / add a comment
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clare / anti-war / imperialism / feature Friday December 10, 2004 17:43 by Tim   text 57 comments (last - sunday may 22, 2005 01:48)   image 4 images
The following statement was handed in to shannon Garda Station on the
evening of Saturday 2nd October 2004 by four concerned citizens,
including
myself. read full story / add a comment
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galway / anti-war / imperialism / feature Saturday November 27, 2004 20:48 by Tommy Donnellan   text 57 comments (last - saturday december 11, 2004 09:28)   image 12 images
The pedestrians of Shop St., Galway were leafleted by a diverse group of activists on Sat. Nov 27th 2004 in order to draw attention to the continuing saga of the case of peace campaigner, and direct action activist, Mary Kelly. Nick from the Galway Mary Kelly Support Group, Spanish Veronica from the Nunca Mais movement, me fein (Tommy Donellan) and Tony of the SWP. read full story / add a comment
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national / anti-war / imperialism / feature Saturday November 13, 2004 14:09 by Ray Hanrahan   text 58 comments (last - saturday november 27, 2004 00:43)   image 1 image
Why the silence/inattention on the mainstream media on the plight of Margaret Hassan and Annette Flanagan? Is Bertie hiding something? The anti-war movement in Ireland should be doing more to link the plight of the women hostages with the shannon issue. read full story / add a comment
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national / anti-war / imperialism / feature Sunday October 31, 2004 13:35 by Dublin Catholic Worker   text 46 comments (last - monday november 08, 2004 14:23)   image 12 images   audio 2 audio files
Anti War Banshees Arrested at shannon Airport read full story / add a comment
Mary Kelly, 51, nurse + mother of four
international / anti-war / imperialism / feature Thursday October 28, 2004 03:54 by Indymedia Ireland Editorial Group   text 11 comments (last - thursday november 04, 2004 11:07)   image 1 image
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