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Gerry Adams: G8 will advertise County Fermanagh

http://www.impartialreporter.com/news/g8-lough-erne/articles/2013/04/21/400658-adams-g8-will-advertise-county/

Lords and Ladies of Austerity from the G 8 – Obama of the USA; Cameron of Britain; Merkel of Germany; Lagarde of the International Monetary Fund; assorted other “Masters of the Universe”: all heading for the “dreary steeples” of Fermanagh in July 2013.  28 more words

Ireland

Labour at the next election ......10 seats?

I know we’re probably a few years away from an election but ….. with Labour now sliding in the polls , Paddy Healy made an interesting Comment on the recent Sunday Business Post Red C poll… 1,578 more words

Irish Politics

tomasoflatharta reblogged this on Tomás Ó Flatharta and commented:

This analysis fits in very comfortably with the assessment published on this blog last Saturday February 9 following the publication of an Irish Times Opinion Poll. A different related question which deserves attention is what to do about the construction of an anti-capitalist/anti-coalition akternative, both inside and outside the Dail.

"The Promissory Note Deal - A Three Card Trick" OR "another step forward towards the day when we can finally face forward as a people"

A friend of this blog has unearthed a gem from the Irish Labour Party Presently participating in a coalition government with Fine Gael, under the leadership of Enda Kenny and Eamon Gilmore : 712 more words

Ireland

“You’ll be sorry when we’re gone” – is this Ireland’s key bargaining chip in negotiating with the ECB on promissory notes?

Apparently, former Taoiseach Brian Cowen was none too happy with the two nude paintings of his corpulent frame hung by a “guerilla artist” in the National Gallery in 2009.   827 more words

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tomasoflatharta reblogged this on Tomás Ó Flatharta and commented:

Plenty of interesting ideas here for fighting left - the current Kenny-Gilmore Government might not be as stable as it appears, despite its bloated parliamentary majority.

Greece protesters storm labour ministry - Al Jazeera English

http://m.aljazeera.com/story/20131301749125751 So interesting to read this report, note the failure of Irish and British mainline media to report these events, and wonder can Ireland be far behind?

Ireland

ECB say no!

Irish Politics

tomasoflatharta reblogged this on Tomás Ó Flatharta and commented:

Childers call for a general election should be endorsed by all left TD's opposed on principle to coalition with the right.