AER LINGUS Catering workers staged a number of protest activities, at
the Aer Lingus Head Office Building in the course of April. The protests
were held to vent opposition to the announcement by Chief Executive
Willie Walsh that he intends to hold discussions with private companies
who are interested in buying that...
THE CAMPAIGNS against bin charges around Dublin are gearing up for
battle as the government is preparing to introduce a new "Environmental
Waste Management Act" with powers to stop collection to non-payers.
Last Wednesday and Thursday the Irish parliament (the Dáil) debated a
motion on Iraq. The motion was instigated by Joe Higgins and signed by
him and a number of independent TD’s, Tony Gregory, Seamus Healy, Gerry
Cowley and Finian McGrath. Joe Higgins is a TD (member of the Irish
Parliament) for the Socialist...
The moves by France, Germany and Russia to slow the mad stampede of the
Bush and Blair regimes to launch a war on Iraq are hugely significant.
It is absolutely incredible that the Minister for Foreign Affairs,
speaking on behalf of the Government today, did not even refer to these
new circumstances. Why? It is because...