Thursday, 22 August , 2019

Ireland

Irish senate approves ban on products from Israeli settlements

Despite anger from Israel, draft bill passes first round of voting in EU precedent By Oliver Holmes 11 Jul 2018 Ireland’s senate has voted in favour of...

European elites use ECB ‘muscle’ to FIGHT BACK when ‘vote goes...

A MARKET strategist has claimed the European Union “elite” do not like it when a vote goes against them and they will use the...

MEPs protest Syria strikes during Macron’s call for EU unity

17 Apr, 2018 A group of MEPs held placards reading “Hands off Syria!” during Emmanuel Macron’s address before the European parliament on Tuesday, overshadowing the...

The Opioid Epidemic in America – Killing One Million People

The Triumph of Capital (Creating a Domestic ‘Shithole’) By James Petras and Robin Eastman-Abaya The link between capitalism and drugs reaches back to the middle...

Prominent Israelis Petition Irish Parliament to Back Bill Blocking Products From...

Letter written by former Knesset members, legal experts, ex-ambassadors, artists and academics published in The Irish Times: 'The Israeli occupation ... is not only...

No US Foreign Bases – A Call for Peace From a...

By Michael Byrne Posted on January 16, 2018 Monday was Martin Luther King Jr. day, and on a day where people often discuss his dreams,...

Left and Catalonia, the debate

The left must support Catalonia The struggle in Catalonia for self determination has shaken the whole Spanish state. It has forced all political forces to...

John Perkins on How Greece Has Fallen Victim to “Economic Hit...

By Michael Nevradakis, Truthout | Interview Thursday, September 11, 2014 John Perkins, author of Confessions of an Economic Hit Man, discusses how Greece and other eurozone...

‘Victory’: Irish Lawmakers Ban Fracking

It's "a day for #ClimatePride," says Friends of the Earth Ireland after historic vote by Andrea Germanos Published in www.commondreams.org Ireland is poised to ban onshore fracking...

The Real Danger Behind The U.K. Elections

Theresa May's weakened Conservatives have chosen to unite with the far-right anti-LGBT, anti-women's' rights, climate change-denying Democratic Unionist Party to form a minority government.