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dublin / education / event notice Tuesday March 22, 2011 21:45 by Cat   image 1 image
GluaiSeacht Skill Share Weekend 2011
1st - 3rd April
Dublin

You are invited to a weekend of workshops and talks to be held in Seomra Spraoi, Dublin 1 (Directions: http://seomraspraoi.org/copy_of_contact-us) in Dublin from 1st-3rd April.

The purpose of the weekend is to get people from various backgrounds interested in activism and to meet up, get to know each other and learn from activists and others.

How Much?
Free of charge and food will be provided. If you are coming from outside Dublin and are in need of a place to stay please let us know and we will try to hook you up with a couch or a floor.

facebook: GluaiSeacht Skill Share Weekend

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dublin / environment / event notice Friday March 18, 2011 13:05 by DS2S   text 2 comments (last - wednesday march 23, 2011 13:56)   image 1 image
ext Thursday 24th March Shell E&P Ireland Managing Director Terry Nolan will address a conference entitled 'Securing Ireland's Energy Needs' at the Minvera suite RDS, just inside the Main Gate on Merrion RoadN EVENT CANCELLED. read full story / add a comment
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national / elections / politics / news report Friday March 11, 2011 15:19 by Michael Gallagher   text 2 comments (last - friday march 11, 2011 15:29)   image 15 images
More photos on issues about workers, anti racism, Shell to Sea and anti war etc @:

http://.facebook.com/people/Michael-Gallagher/1019818043

http://.myspace.com/libertypix

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Get ready to Stop Shell!
mayo / miscellaneous / event notice Thursday March 10, 2011 13:42 by Rossport Solidarity Camp   image 1 image
Come up for a weekend of direct action 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 8th if possible. read full story / add a comment
Come & see for yourself what's at stake
mayo / environment / event notice Thursday March 10, 2011 13:21 by Rossport Solidarity Camp   image 1 image
You are warmly invited to meet the community, ask questions & tour the affected area during the Shell to Sea Information Weekend on Sat 18-Sun 20th March.
We will also be running a camp work weekend at the same time.
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Eddie Colgan (3rd from left) introduced the ULA's newly elected TD's at their first press conferecne today. Paddy Healy (speaking 1st on right) is representing his brother Séamus Healy of WUAG/ULA.
national / elections / politics / press release Tuesday March 08, 2011 09:56 by Michael Gallagher   image 4 images
Via ULA Press Release March 7th 2011.

People voted out Fianna Fáil but new government offers more of the same.

United Left Alliance will be the radical opposition in the Dáil and will advocate strategy of people power protest against austerity 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
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cork / elections / politics / opinion/analysis Friday February 18, 2011 00:28 by FSB!   text 2 comments (last - friday may 06, 2011 12:02)   image 3 images
Dan Boyle, formerly Bertie Ahern's choice for senator, is running for election in Cork South Central once again. This means he has to present a justification of his and his party's record as part of this government we've suffered for getting on four years. One of the ways he has been doing this is through his election literature, some of which I received in the post only this morning. After reading it, I must say I was surprised at the level of grandiose self-delusion on display in this leaflet! read full story / add a comment
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dublin / environment / event notice Thursday February 17, 2011 20:32 by Andrew   text 2 comments (last - friday march 04, 2011 21:46)   image 1 image
A decade after the process was begun to impose an experimental raw gas pipeline and refinery on the people of Erris we are entering into the final stage of the battle opposing its construction. Shell are about to attempt to lay the onshore pipe. Shell always expected this to be the most difficult part of the struggle which is why they left the attempt to build this section of pipeline till last. Dublin Shell to Sea are asking you to come to a meeting to plan how we can resist this final stage. read full story / add a comment
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dublin / rights, freedoms and repression / feature Tuesday February 15, 2011 14:28 by Andrew   text 13 comments (last - saturday march 12, 2011 01:44)   image 6 images
Today members and supporters of Dublin Shell to Sea gathered the top of Grafton Street to distribute €540 billion ‘commemorative bank notes’ to members of the public, symbolising the cost to the exchequer of the extraordinary giveaway of Ireland’s oil and gas reserves. This was part of a national Shell to Sea day that saw leafletting in 8 other towns and cities around Ireland as well as Dublin. read full story / add a comment
national / elections / politics / opinion/analysis Monday February 14, 2011 17:49 by RSC
Dear politician,

Economically speaking we are being sold out by our elected representatives via the nationalisation of bank debt, while anything of value – such as our oil and gas resources - are given away via privatization.

Socially we are losing a generation to emigration, most of whom will never return, nor will have any economic reason to do so without a reversal of how this nation is managed.

Now in a state of desperation for employment, any environmental sacrifices dictated by private infrastructural projects will be justified by the offer of temporary construction jobs – crumbs off the plate while the corporations feast on our rich natural resources. read full story / add a comment
national / elections / politics / opinion/analysis Sunday February 13, 2011 14:01 by ordinary citizen   text 6 comments (last - thursday october 06, 2011 22:18)
These times we live in require people with initiative in positions of power. People who can come at a problem from different angles and don’t necessarily play by the rules. read full story / add a comment
national / environment / event notice Friday February 11, 2011 12:45 by Dermo   text 2 comments (last - sunday february 13, 2011 13:56)   image 2 images

Saturday - Dublin Shell to Sea Stall – 14.00hrs – 15.30hrs St. Stephen’s Green end of Grafton Street – 12th Feb. 2011

An Irish general election fever grips the Country, where promises flow like water running off a mountain, and where the sun, the moon, and the stars are laid at the feet of the people, all for the sake of a no. 1 on the day itself.

From looking around us now you witness the desperate scramble of prospective candidates to get into power in the Dáil, to receive their €100,000 PA salary’s plus expenses. Jobs and Reform appear to be on top of the agenda, yet no one appears to be responsible for the transgressions of the past. Also all these Jobs will not take place without investment, yet since we are effectively broke and availing of an unsustainable loan from the IMF/ECB to pay for the speculators losses, it is hard to see how this promise of jobs will come to pass read full story / add a comment
mayo / environment / event notice Friday February 04, 2011 16:03 by Stop Shell Hell
Come up to the camp 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! read full story / add a comment
national / anti-capitalism / press release Tuesday January 25, 2011 21:07 by REPSOL 11
Defend Free Speech- Fight PSNI and Unionist intimidation
QUB Republican Congress has been prevented by Unionists and their supporters from being registered as a full society despite having fulfilled all the SU requirements. As a result the society is being prevented from holding meetings on SU or college property. Having had three successful public meetings before Christmas in private venues with three hundred in attendance the society has planned a full list of meetings/protests for the coming term. However PSNI/RUC intimidation has resulted in access to these private venues also being denied to the society. However 'The Republican Congress' is determined to push ahead and plans to hold the first two meetings as open air events in front of QUB Students Union.

Defend Free Speech and attend these meetings.

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A lock on under a car
mayo / miscellaneous / feature Tuesday January 25, 2011 14:56 by Rossport Solidarity Camp   text 3 comments (last - monday january 31, 2011 11:02)   image 1 image
On Thursday 20th January An Bord Pleanála announced their decision to approve the Shell high pressure raw gas pipeline. This is the last chance to resist the plan by the Irish Government, state bodies and Shell to force their will on communities and on the country as a whole, regardless of proper process, economic sense, people’s safety, environmental laws and human rights. Whilst the people of Ireland are being crippled by the cuts in public services and forced in to huge EU and IMF debt, the great gas giveaway is the elephant in the room that could be our solution. The unjust deal can be renegotiated as we have successfully seen in other countries. The people of Ireland should have a say in how we sustainably manage our natural resources. The struggle against Shell is a struggle for everyone in Ireland. You can be part of it. read full story / add a comment
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international / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Saturday January 08, 2011 18:29 by A.K. GENT   text 6 comments (last - monday january 17, 2011 04:17)   image 2 images
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national / environment / feature Saturday December 18, 2010 23:27 by Rudiger   text 1 comment (last - friday january 21, 2011 15:31)   image 3 images
In the next few weeks, more than likely An Bord Pleanála will be announcing their decision on whether to grant permission to Shell to build the onshore section of the Corrib Gas pipeline. Below is a review of the reopened oral hearing that ran from the 24th of August until the 1st of October in 2010 in Belmullet. Again (this is the fourth convening of an oral hearing), opponents of the Corrib Gas Project made lengthy and comprehensive submissions on why they are opposed to the project. A fair few of these submissions can be read in full here: http://www.ShelltoSea.com/content/submissions-bord-pleanala read full story / add a comment
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