French hospital goes on INDEFINITE strike to protest Covid-19 vaccination mandate 12:20 Jul 24 0 comments
Global Vaccine Passports Have Arrived Courtesy of Google, EU 21:44 Jul 18 0 comments
Israel Scraps Vaccine Pass Proving It Was a Pointless, Wasteful and Oppressive Idea 20:35 Jun 14 0 comments
Danish Authorities Shut Down Access to Bitchute Over “Dangerous” COVID-19 Information 22:56 Jun 03 0 commentsmore >>
The Cost of Lockdowns May Be as High as ... Mon Jul 26, 2021 20:58 | Dr. Jay Bhattacharya
Children in the Philippines Have Been Ba... Mon Jul 26, 2021 19:36 | Anti-Empire
Great Britain Has a Total of 6 Destroyer... Mon Jul 26, 2021 17:47 | Andrew Chuter
The Idea of Kidnapping Governor Whitmer ... Mon Jul 26, 2021 15:41 | Glenn Greenwald
China Backs Cuba in Saying US Should App... Mon Jul 26, 2021 14:38 | Tom O’Connor
A bird's eye view of the vineyard
Moveable Feast Cafe 2021/07/26 ? Open Thread Mon Jul 26, 2021 19:30 | Herb Swanson
The ECHR rejects the Russian request for interim measures Mon Jul 26, 2021 18:04 | The Saker
BRI vs New Quad for Afghanistan?s coming boom Mon Jul 26, 2021 17:52 | amarynth
Spoilers may create hurdles in the Afghan Peace Process Mon Jul 26, 2021 15:37 | amarynth
Excuse me, Sir, but are you civilized? Sun Jul 25, 2021 18:47 | amarynth
Interested in maladministration. Estd. 2005
The day Eoghan Harris went bad Anthony
Voltaire, international edition
France, against its adversaries and its allies, by Thierry Meyssan Thu Jul 22, 2021 11:36 | en
From false accusations to the real massacre, by Thierry Meyssan Wed Jul 21, 2021 09:39 | en
The nuclear race accelerates, by Manlio Dinucci Mon Jul 19, 2021 10:21 | en
Turkey sending jihadists from Idlib to Afghanistan Mon Jul 12, 2021 10:32 | en
Japan to side with Taiwan over China Thu Jul 08, 2021 08:37 | en
S2S: Standoff in Pullathomas
One arrested as Gardai and Shell trample community in Mayo
There is currently a stand-off between approximately 40 locals and 20 Gards and a bulldozer on the land of Paddy and Bridget McGrath -owners of a pub in Pullathomas.
From 17.00 today (11/06/07) there has been a stand-off between approximately 40 locals and 20 Gards and a bulldozer on the land of Paddy and Bridget McGrath -- owners of a pub in Pullathomas. They also own land down to the estuary near the proposed Shell pipeline where the authorities are attempting to gain access. There has been no mention by the authorities of compulsory acquisition or purchase orders nor have they asked permission to gain access to land. They have simply turned up claiming that they are attempting to build a car park (?!)- a superintendent is said to be on the way. Any local support would be helpful ASAP.
It seems that Rural Planning Services, the company Shell have contracted to find a new pipeline route, have tried to install a container on the bank of the estuary near the solidarity camp at Glengad. A large force of Gardaí have been used to push local people back. It is reported that some of those protesting are the land owners, whose permission had not been sought for the work.
At least one person has been arrested, handcuffed, and taken from the scene.
Updates will follow.