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national / history and heritage / event notice Friday August 17, 2007 15:39 by Barra   image 1 image
Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams MP/MLA has today launched the annual Sinn Féin Slógadh in Howth, Dublin (19-21 October) and has urged all Irish speakers and learners everywhere to take part and enjoy the numerous events.

Mr Adams said:

"Sinn Féin has been to the forefront in promoting the importance and safeguarding the position of the Irish language and culture during the negotiations leading to the Good Friday Agreement and St Andrews Agreement on an all-Ireland basis."

Sinn Féin is the only political party to organise an annual Irish language conference.

The Slógadh brings together gaelgeoiri for debate, music and craic.

It is open to everyone.

The survival and revival of Irish has been our country's cultural success story. More and more people are using Irish. Young children in particular are being educated in increasing numbers through the medium of Irish and it is their future and their rights that must be cherished.
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meath / history and heritage / news report Friday August 17, 2007 01:59 by TaraWatch   text 47 comments (last - wednesday september 19, 2007 10:34)   image 1 image
The National Roads Authority (NRA) has submitted a copy of the Directions given by Minister Dick Roche, for
the excavation and demolition of the national monument at Lismullin, to An Bord Pleanala.

Originally, the Bord required said a decision would be reached by December, but stated today that they expect a decision next week. read full story / add a comment
international / history and heritage / opinion/analysis Wednesday August 15, 2007 18:37 by Kevin T. Walsh   text 38 comments (last - saturday september 26, 2009 16:22)   image 3 images
The densest plume of Green Smoke has clouded the whole issue of the Lismullin site and the manner in which the Greens sacrificed the Henge site along the M3 motorway in order to get into Armani suits alongside members of Fianna Fail. read full story / add a comment
national / anti-capitalism / opinion/analysis Sunday August 12, 2007 13:18 by Strategic   text 8 comments (last - sunday august 12, 2007 21:48)   image 1 image
A short synopsis of ten Years of FF. Reaction Welcome.

http://www.savetara.com read full story / add a comment
On The Hill Of Tara
national / history and heritage / opinion/analysis Monday August 06, 2007 19:29 by Susan Repasky   text 20 comments (last - sunday september 30, 2007 22:02)   image 6 images
Moments of time, reflecting on the importance of Tara as the Spiritual Center of Ireland. read full story / add a comment
international / history and heritage / event notice Saturday August 04, 2007 20:18 by Tarapixie   text 17 comments (last - monday august 13, 2007 18:18)   image 6 images
A Call From
The Ancient City Of
Tara
To Gather All Warriors Of The Earth
To Defend And Sanctify
The Valley of The White Mare
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national / history and heritage / opinion/analysis Saturday August 04, 2007 18:23 by Susan Repasky   text 51 comments (last - monday august 13, 2007 02:28)   image 8 images
An open letter to the current Taoiseach of Ireland regarding the M-3 motorway scheme. read full story / add a comment
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armagh / environment / news report Friday August 03, 2007 19:23 by Sean Crudden   image 1 image
In an unscripted but public remark Conor Murphy said that these are "exciting" times for infrastructural development in Ireland. Presumably he did not mean someone being dragged from the top of a digger at the Tara site in Co Meath? read full story / add a comment
Danny on Dozer - 9:00am - 01/08/07 - Tara
meath / environment / news report Wednesday August 01, 2007 13:23 by KOM   text 30 comments (last - monday june 27, 2011 19:26)   image 2 images
"A concerned active citizen, Danny, climbed onto the jib of a digger at approx 6.30am this morning on the M3 construction site off the N3, just opposite Soldier's Hill at Garlow Cross, Dublin Road going into Navan." read full story / add a comment
Disney land
national / crime and justice / opinion/analysis Saturday July 28, 2007 11:05 by Caller   text 38 comments (last - wednesday august 29, 2007 10:09)   image 2 images
The images of the assault of a young woman campaigner at one of the 38
archaelogical sites on the route of the Proposed M3 by members of a private company;
and the criminalisation of those campaigners who have given time and energy
to forwarding awareness of the ecological and heritage implications of the
bi-section of the Gabhra Valley necessitates inquiry.

John Gormley has stated that his hands are tied and he can do nothing 'unless
something new comes up'. Well ,his hands may be tied but they have not been
placed in handcuffs for asserting the individuals right to protest. He has not been
jailed for conscientous objection.

I am calling on John Gormley to meet with the eight people who have been criminalised
and to speak to them about the brutal attacks that we have witnessed on this newswire.
The concerns of the campaigns regarding the liscensing of the 38 sites, the abuse of
mandate by Minister Roche and the failure of his Dept to engage with the issue.

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Storage pit in Rath!
international / history and heritage / news report Thursday July 26, 2007 04:19 by Tarapixie   text 5 comments (last - wednesday august 08, 2007 16:40)   image 4 images
Today, the court hearing of the Tara 4 was held in Navan District Court. There was a lot of support outside the courthouse despite the wishes of judge Brofy. read full story / add a comment
meath / history and heritage / opinion/analysis Wednesday July 25, 2007 23:41 by Susan Repasky
The following has been sent to newspapers in Ireland and the US regarding the arrest and subsequent imposition of conditional bail agreement on seven protesters against the construction of the M-3. read full story / add a comment
Meath Ogra Shinn Fein Outside Navan Courthouse
national / eu / news report Wednesday July 25, 2007 23:36 by David Byrne   text 5 comments (last - friday july 27, 2007 09:02)   image 2 images
Meath Ogra Shinn Fein came out in force today to show solidarity with the four men arrested at the controversial M3 developement in Tara, Co.Meath.
The four men, who range in age from 20 to 70, were among a group of seven heritage campaigners who were manhandled by construction workers and charged with public order offences yesterday following the clashes with security and construction workers last week. read full story / add a comment
squeeze a political rat and what do you get?
national / history and heritage / news report Wednesday July 25, 2007 18:42 by greenie   text 4 comments (last - thursday july 26, 2007 22:56)   image 2 images
This document was circulated today to green party members. read full story / add a comment
national / anti-war / imperialism / news report Wednesday July 25, 2007 15:23 by The Activists Formerly known as the Pitstop Ploughshares   text 5 comments (last - friday july 27, 2007 10:49)
What follows is a reflection on the anniversary of the acquittal of the Pitstop Ploughshares. I could only collaborate with Karen, Damien and Ciaron and was unable to contact Nuin. However, I am sure she would have no problem agreeing with the general spirit of our statement. read full story / add a comment
meath / environment / news report Tuesday July 24, 2007 09:40 by Bleepy   text 11 comments (last - thursday july 26, 2007 15:47)   image 3 images
Statement read outside CloverHill Prison on Sat 21st July by Con Connor - Spiritual Advisor to the Tara 4. read full story / add a comment
WHY
international / history and heritage / news report Monday July 23, 2007 23:51 by TaraPixie   text 2 comments (last - monday july 30, 2007 21:11)   image 1 image
http://www.livevideo.com/video/635BCF96F77943F6B6FFD1A5....aspx

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED for Non-Violent Direct Action …..all you need is a questioning attitude and be able to think for yourself! It requires you to act in a way that addresses the problem we are confronting. Activists have been protecting the valley and successfully stopping work on important sites from 6am until 7pm over the last 3 months. We need your help. read full story / add a comment
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international / history and heritage / news report Sunday July 22, 2007 12:51 by Seán Ryan   text 27 comments (last - tuesday july 24, 2007 15:46)   image 37 images
Great turnout at the Love Tara March. Around a thousand from all over the country march and make their voices heard.

Environmental Impact Assesment for the whole M3 project unlawful.

Gormley chastised by Sinnott as he has failed to make the file on Tara public, thereby giving the NRA the excuse of ignorance with regard to the illegality of the project. read full story / add a comment
Protestor Being carried off site trying to stop digger
international / history and heritage / feature Thursday July 19, 2007 23:07 by Terri Dale   text 96 comments (last - friday may 15, 2009 09:13)   image 55 images
As a rumoured additional 20 diggers are told to be arriving onsite, the public step up their protest in protecting Soldier Hill, attracting the likes of University Professors, International delegates on Tourism and EU Member of Parliaments to rush to the scene in aid of the protest.

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international / rights, freedoms and repression / other press Thursday July 19, 2007 16:32 by Saoirse   text 2 comments (last - saturday july 21, 2007 00:55)   image 1 image
IRISH FREEDOM COMMITTEE® NEWSLIST
Thursday July 19, 2007

Congratulations to NYC IFC member Aoife Rivera Serrano on clearly
articulating the issues despite being the sole protester at the Free
State consulate in New York City last Friday.

For photos from IFC protests at the consulate in Chicago and other
cities please go to http://www.myspace.com/32fields

- The Irish Freedom committee
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