At the end of January, Workers’ Party TCD welcomed Cuban Ambassador, Hugo René Ramos Milanés, to Trinity College Dublin. The recent 60th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution, which toppled the US-backed fascist Batista, was a recurring theme in the ambassador’s address to the socialist student group. The ambassador demonstrated a
Tens of thousands marched through Dublin today in support of striking nurses and midwives as part of a national rally organised by the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO). The national rally began at 12:30 at the Garden of Remembrance, with the tail of the large crowd arriving at Merrion
30,000 teachers have gone on strike today in the second-largest school district in the US.
50,000 factory workers are reported to have taken part in strikes this week.
Varghese Joy reports on the massive protest for women’s equality in the Indian state of Kerala On New Year’s day, five million women in Kerala marked an epoch in the history of their endless struggles against the patriarchal, feudal society in which the caste system is deeply ingrained. Women from
The Health (Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy) Act 2018, which legislates for the introduction of abortion healthcare services, has successfully passed through both the Dáil and the Seanad, following the historic vote to repeal the eighth amendment back in May. The legislation allows for the termination of pregnancy within
The unintended consequences of quantitative easing are the price that others must pay for the way the developed world was saved after the financial crisis, researcher Rodrigo Fernandez told a public meeting in Dublin on Tuesday evening.