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Search words: Tara

national / anti-capitalism / opinion/analysis Saturday March 22, 2008 15:23 by Cael   text 20 comments (last - thursday may 08, 2008 22:48)
It seems to me that we have well and truly returned to the days of Michael Davitt and the Land League. Where huge numbers of people are being bled dry by a small group of Landlords. And what do these latterday Landlords do with their ill gotten gains? Like the Landlords of old, they take the money out of the country. The Landlord class in Ireland have bought overseas land and buildings to the sum of 1.2 trillion euro - that right 1200 billion euro. read full story / add a comment
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national / crime and justice / news report Wednesday March 19, 2008 13:01 by Tara Support   text 28 comments (last - friday march 28, 2008 01:57)   image 6 images
Have they seen the brutalisation of protestors instigated by the quango that comprises
the NRA?

The EU , this morning answered a tabled question regarding the ongoing works at
Tara, the EU believes those works are stopped.
Protestors have been criminalised and brutalised as a result of a media driven government
campaign to isolate them, in the belief that ordinary commuters think they need the toll road. read full story / add a comment
international / history and heritage / opinion/analysis Monday March 17, 2008 19:34 by Brian   text 7 comments (last - tuesday march 23, 2010 12:04)   image 1 image
This article is just an attempt to speculate on how the Vatican intends to juggle the competing interests of the two streams of thought within the Catholic Church.
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national / environment / news report Sunday March 16, 2008 00:02 by eeekkk   text 41 comments (last - sunday march 23, 2008 01:13)   image 5 images
Have heard from two reliable sources that Squeek has left the tunnel at Rath Lugh. She left with Gardai and some of her family present. The Gardai have taken her away from the site as far as I am aware.

Here's hoping for 100 to take her place. Tara is THE symbol of dead-end corruption and anti-democratic government in Ireland. The dictatorship of the developers. Pitting people against each other.

Well done Squeek. Takes a lot of nerve. read full story / add a comment
international / environment / press release Friday March 14, 2008 21:59 by Brian Guckian   text 5 comments (last - thursday november 27, 2008 16:10)   image 2 images
PRESS RELEASE

For Release 14/3/2008

THE Cabinet has been sitting on a sustainable and practical solution to the problems posed by the construction of the M3 motorway since last September and has neither examined nor done anything to implement it despite overwhelmingly positive feedback, a co-author of the Meath MASTER Plan, independent transport researcher Brian Guckian, said today.
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proposed Interchange at Tara
meath / environment / other press Friday March 14, 2008 04:03 by YA BASTA!   text 5 comments (last - thursday april 03, 2008 00:00)   image 3 images
Here's some background info and up-dates on whats happening at Tara!
One Love
One World
Whatever you dream you can do begin it.
Boldness has genius, power & magic in it. B
Begin it now.

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meath / crime and justice / news report Thursday March 13, 2008 12:57 by Rob Henderson   text 21 comments (last - tuesday march 18, 2008 15:48)   image 2 images
Ferrovial/Siac Construction with the support of An Garda Shiochána are today engaging in the reckless endangerment of the life of an Irish Citizen. read full story / add a comment
front line eviction
international / history and heritage / news report Thursday March 13, 2008 11:08 by tarapixie   text 29 comments (last - sunday march 16, 2008 01:26)   image 4 images
Today the front line is being evicted by unqualified members of the road company and the fire brigade. there are no safety measures in place read full story / add a comment
Rath Lugh Defence Fort
international / environment / press release Thursday March 13, 2008 08:28 by TaraTaraTara   text 8 comments (last - friday march 14, 2008 12:17)   image 3 images
Battle of Rath Lugh read full story / add a comment
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national / environment / press release Tuesday March 11, 2008 11:54 by Terry   text 10 comments (last - thursday march 13, 2008 13:48)   image 5 images
Tara situation and emergency injuction read full story / add a comment
international / history and heritage / opinion/analysis Tuesday March 11, 2008 03:07 by Rob Henderson
Feel free to circulate this text at will. It might not mean much but if you think it could make a difference somewhere then post it there, or write your own version. Those in the most ideal positions of our national press are not investigating this issue. The people on the ground only have so much time to spread around each day. It is up to you to provide whatever you think we need, we'll accept all the help we can get. read full story / add a comment
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national / environment / event notice Monday March 10, 2008 18:33 by Terry   image 1 image
A gathering in Ballinamore for Tara read full story / add a comment
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meath / history and heritage / other press Monday March 10, 2008 18:06 by Tom Dick and Harry   text 5 comments (last - thursday april 17, 2008 09:05)   image 1 image
Alternative uses for Tara tunnel system (if the NRA give up on destroying the Tara valley) :

Bertie Ahern could stash mooney in the tunnels for a while, until he gets his bank accounts sorted. Dermot Ahern could be looking up the trees.

Storage of E-voting machines

Carbon Capture

Place for the Labour Party to dump the weapons they inherited from the Workers Party

Westlife CD's could be buried in the tunnels

Paintballing dungeons and dragons style

Underground electricity cables

natural gas pipeline

Westlife could be buried there

(that's enough uses for Tara tunnels- Ed)

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national / environment / news report Friday March 07, 2008 23:41 by Terry   text 4 comments (last - monday march 10, 2008 14:54)   image 5 images
Sacred Ireland are asking Minister John Gormley to halt all works in the Tara Valley pending results of new advanced engineering and sophisticated archeological surveys to be conducted on the Hill of Rath Lugh. read full story / add a comment
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dublin / history and heritage / event notice Wednesday March 05, 2008 14:04 by TaraWatch   text 1 comment (last - sunday june 01, 2008 12:49)   image 1 image
The M3 motorway is proceeding at a rapid rate. What can be done to stop it? read full story / add a comment
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national / environment / event notice Monday March 03, 2008 22:30 by Terry   text 3 comments (last - monday march 10, 2008 18:19)   image 1 image
Tara World Heritage Park read full story / add a comment
Tara CD
international / environment / press release Monday March 03, 2008 12:59 by TaraTaraTara   text 10 comments (last - thursday march 06, 2008 13:14)   image 6 images
ATTENTION ALL: PUBLIC MEETING ABOUT THE
DESTRUCTION OF THE HILL OF Tara
ARCHAEOLOGICAL COMPLEX

SUNDAY MARCH 9, 4PM
BUSH HOTEL
CARRICK-ON-SHANNON, Co. LEITRIM
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international / history and heritage / feature Tuesday February 26, 2008 08:55 by tarapixie   text 38 comments (last - friday february 29, 2008 17:57)   image 12 images

There are fences across the proposed route each side of the Rath Lugh woods. At around 8am this morning a member of the Rath Lugh camp heard machinery passing by the rath. 6 of us went out and saw 2 dump trucks and 2 diggers outside the fence, coming from the Baronstown direction. Each digger was 40 tonnes, and wanted to drive though at the same time! A large crowd of SIAC, Ferrovial and Wills Bros workers were present, 2 members of the Garda Siochana were also present, both in incomplete uniforms; they didn't wear hats, one of them wasn't displaying his ID number on his shoulder. We explained no machinery would be passing by Rath Lugh, that the area is preserved and it is a criminal offence to interfere with or damage a national monument. The weight and vibrations of the machinery will affect the monument on the esker, and so endanger all of Rath Lugh. The workers took absolutely no heed of anything we told them. read full story / add a comment
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international / arts and media / feature Sunday February 24, 2008 00:32 by Paula Geraghty   text 19 comments (last - tuesday october 14, 2008 14:35)   image 13 images   video 2 video files   audio 1 audio file
Townsend's interpretation of the famous Battle in Seattle, where the World Trade Organisation was shut down due to the emergence of what the media labelled the anti-globalisation movement has finally hit the big screen, and it doesn't get much bigger (in Dublin) than the prestigous Savoy Screen Number 1! read full story / add a comment
Bin Bertie
international / history and heritage / news report Friday February 22, 2008 13:08 by TaraWatch   text 1 comment (last - friday february 22, 2008 17:28)   image 1 image
Now that a the date of 30 April has been fixed for Bertie Ahern's speech to the US Congress, mobilisation of Save Tara demonstrators in the US will begin in earnest. TaraWatch is planning a large demonstration in Washington, and an intense media campaign to mark the event. We need your help. read full story / add a comment
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