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Belgium
Massive general strike makes the government wobble

19/12/2014: Towards a second plan of action to get rid of this government and austerity!

  Belgium

 Portugal
Government attempts to forcefully break TAP strike

19/12/2014: Solidarity messages needed with “requisitioned” airline workers

  Portugal, Solidarity

Kazakhstan
Third anniversary of Zhanaozen massacre marked

18/12/2014: Struggle to free political prisoners continues

  Kazakhstan

Latin America
The end of one cycle and the beginning of another

17/12/2014: Document on Latin America, agreed by CWI International Executive Committee

  Latin America

Taiwan
Kuomintang’s landslide election defeat redraws the political map

17/12/2014: Taiwan’s ‘Sunflower Movement’ and democracy protests in Hong Kong fuel massive rejection of ruling party

  Taiwan

 World Perspectives
A turbulent period in history

15/12/2014: Signs of revival of class struggle signposts the future

  CWI

Ireland
Mass water charges protest on 10 December

15/12/2014: Dublin City centre came to a standstill as different marches made their way to the Dáil

  Ireland Republic

Sweden
Political crisis and new elections

15/12/2014: Right-wing alliance relied on racist party to defeat budget

  Sweden

Greece
Government brings forward presidential election

12/12/2014: Kick out the austerity government and Troika! For a Syriza government with bold socialist policies!

  Greece

Sri Lanka
Presidential Election January 8, 2015

11/12/2014: Socialist candidate challenges all other forces

  Sri Lanka

 Video
Paul Murphy speaks at mass Dublin water charges protest

11/12/2014: For a new political movement to bring the "mob" to power

  Ireland Republic, Video

Greece
Violent clashes over prisoner hunger strike

09/12/2014: Cruel and vengeful actions by the State and ruling elite

  Greece

 Video
All out on 10 December against water charges!

09/12/2014: Paul Murphy and Ruth Coppinger speak in Irish parliament

  Ireland Republic, Video

Australia
Major community victory stops Melbourne’s East-West Toll Road

08/12/2014: Socialist Party leads successful campaign against Toll Road and for investment in public transport

  Australia

US
An Uprising Against Police Violence

08/12/2014: From Ferguson to Staten Island

  US

Philippines
‘Economic miracle’ – a neo-liberal nightmare for the masses

30/11/2014: Forced evictions, poverty wages and repression is the reality for millions

  Philippines

 World Perspectives
A turbulent period in history

27/11/2014: Signs of revival of class struggle signposts the future

  CWI

Britain
Right wing, populist UKIP wins second Parliament seat

26/11/2014: Labour’s pro-austerity ‘opposition’ no alternative

  Britain

South Africa
Metalworkers’ union expelled from COSATU

25/11/2014: Rebuild the trade union movement on socialist principles!

  Africa, South Africa

Catalonia
9 November “consultation” on independence

22/11/2014: Another show of strength for independence - fight for a Socialist Catalonia

  Spain

Greece
Workers’ victory at Diamant telesales company

21/11/2014: Xekinima (CWI) member wins key union position in Athens Municipality sector

  Greece

Israel-Palestine
Netanyahu threatens “heavy hand” response to synagogue attacks

19/11/2014: New rounds of repression answered by new wave of rage and protest

  Israel / Palestine

US
Mid-term elections do not mean a turn to the right in society

19/11/2014: Big Gains for Republicans while Voters Support Progressive Ballot Measures

  US

 Video
Socialist TD defends anti-water charges protests

18/11/2014: Ruth Coppinger, Socialist Party TD (MP) appears on ‘Prime Time’

  Ireland Republic, Video

Vital lessons of Hong Kong’s ‘Umbrella Revolution’

18/11/2014: Mass struggle needs genuine internal democracy and fighting working class programme to defeat dictatorship

  Hong Kong

 Video
Water tax revolt continues in Ireland

17/11/2014: Tanaiste (Deputy PM) trapped by protestors; AAA TD (MP) and Socialist Party member, Paul Murphy, assaulted

  Ireland Republic, Video

Indonesia
"New Hope" president faces intense pressures

16/11/2014: Initiative to build mass party of working class and rural poor urgently needed

  Indonesia

Ukraine
Competing ’elections’ deepen divisions

15/11/2014: Working people need socialist alternative to warring oligarchs and outside powers

  Ukraine

Scotland
SNP government announces £500 million cuts

14/11/2014: Majority of ‘Yes’ voters want end to austerity - anti-cuts candidates needed!

  Scotland

Afghanistan
British combat troops pull out

13/11/2014: A legacy of death and destruction

  Afghanistan, Britain, US

Ireland North

Socialist PartyCWI in Ireland north: Socialist Party
++ 44 28 90232962, ++ 44 28 90232962, email
http://www.socialistpartyni.net/

Northern Ireland: Executive rocked by ’on the runs’ crisis

08/03/2014, The past continues to haunt the present in Northern Ireland
Michael Cleary, Socialist Party (CWI in Ireland), Belfast

Northern Ireland: Stop the closures of care homes

17/09/2013, 56 care homes under threat
Socialist Party, CWI in Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland: Conflict over parades erupts on streets again

12/08/2013, Trade unions need to actively combat sectarian threats and attacks, in the workplaces and in the communities
Ciaran Mulholland, Socialist Party (CWI Northern Ireland)

Northern Ireland: Defiant opposition to G8 Summit

26/06/2013, 3,000 march from Enniskillen to summit perimeter fence
Gary Mulcahy, Socialist Party (CWI Ireland), Belfast

G8: MEPs send message of solidarity to anti-G8 protestors

06/06/2013, A group of 12 MEPs from the left wing group in the European Parliament, GUE-NGL, have signed a joint message of support to Anti-G8 protestors ahead of the summit in two weeks’ time.
www.paulmurphymep.eu - website of Paul Murhpy, MEP, Socialist Party (CWI Ireland) reports

G8: Armed police and soldiers descend on County Fermanagh

02/06/2013, Secret Services bolster police ahead of G8 Summit in N Ireland
Tyler McNally and Gary Mulcahy, Socialist Party (CWI Ireland)

G8 Summit, Northern Ireland:’Why YOU should oppose the G8’

20/05/2013, This year’s G8 summit will be held in County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, on 17th – 18th June. This gathering brings together the heads of government of eight of the world’s largest capitalist economies to discuss how they can further the interests of those they represent – the super-rich, big business and the bankers.
Socialist Party, Northern Ireland (CWI Ireland)

Review: "The Provisional IRA"

20/04/2013, "The Provisional IRA: from insurrection to parliament" by Tommy McKearney looks in detail at the IRA’s development
Ciaran Mulholland, Socialist Party (CWI Northern Ireland), first published in Socialism Today, magazine of the Socialist Party (CWI England & Wales)

Northern Ireland: Landslide victory for Left in largest union

26/02/2013, NIPSA union members seeking a new strategy to fight back against cuts
Socialist Party (CWI Ireland) Reporters, Belfast

Northern Ireland: Turmoil over flag dispute continues

15/01/2013, Only united working class capable of cutting across increased division and conflict
Ciaran Mulholland, Socialist Party (CWI in Ireland) Belfast

Northern Ireland: Widespread protests continue over union flag on Belfast City Hall

19/12/2012, A socialist analysis
Statement by the Socialist Party (CWI in Northern Ireland)

Northern Ireland: Opposing austerity and sectarianism

11/11/2012, Belfast ‘Socialism 2012’ debate and discussion event a great success
Socialist Party (CWI Ireland) Reporters, Belfast

Northern Ireland: Hundreds on Youth Fight for Jobs march across peace line

12/10/2012, ‘March for a Future’ a “powerful statement”
Socialist Party reporters, Belfast

Northern Ireland: Paul Murphy MEP on Sectarian Riots in Belfast

18/09/2012, For class struggle campaigns to unite working people across sectarian lines
socialistworld.net

Northern Ireland: Parades disputes triggers serious rioting in north Belfast

12/09/2012, A new sectarian front line opens
Ciaran Mulholland and Gary Mulcahy, from Socialist Party website (Northern Ireland)

Northern Ireland: NIPSA: Broad Left achieves important gains

11/07/2012, Interview with NIPSA President Padraig Mulholland (personal capacity)
Socialist Party (CWI Northern Ireland)

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